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Reblooming Iris ‘Mother Earth’續開型鳶尾

Reblooming Iris ‘Mother Earth’續開型鳶尾

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Reblooming Iris ‘Mother Earth’ has large fragrant flowers! 這品種的續開型鳶尾花大又香!

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Hand pollinate Iris. 幫續開鳶尾花人工授粉.

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Reblooming Iris ‘Mother Earth'(male) hybridize with ‘Pagan Dance'(female). The seed pods are forming! 續開型鳶尾玩雜交亂點鴛鴦譜,有開始結果莢了!

Reliable re-bloomer! Cold hardy evergreen perennial with large flowers in late spring early summer to fall.  Its flower is bicolor with lavender and cream, the flower fragrance reminds me candy! Easy to grow.  Best growing in full sun location in well drained soil.  USDA Zones:3-9. Mature size:3′-4′(H) X 1′-2′(W).  Propagate by division.  Medium growth rate.  Plant is toxic if ingested.  Suitable in container.  Excellent in alpine/rock garden or perennial garden.  Suitable for cut flower.

很讚的續開型鳶尾!   耐寒強健常綠的多年生草花. 春末夏初開到秋天. 這品種是雙色花,粉紫色與乳黃色. 花很大朵,它的花香有點像是糖果香!  容易栽種.  最好栽種在全日照處的排水佳的土壤.  耐寒也有一定程度的耐熱.  成熟株高3-4呎,寬幅1-2呎.  繁殖方式以分株的方式來進行.  長速不慢.  植株有毒勿食.  適合盆植.  很適合岩砌花園種植或是全日照的草花花園種植.  可做切花.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/35774/#b                               https://garden.org/plants/view/95820/Tall-Bearded-Iris-Iris-Mother-Earth/           https://www.schreinersgardens.com/mother-earth

Kuma Zasa Bamboo (Sasa veitchii) 山白竹

Kuma Zasa Bamboo (Sasa veitchii) 山白竹

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Kuma Zasa Bamboo (Sasa veitchii) foliage. 山白竹的葉.

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Kuma Zasa Bamboo (Sasa veitchii) root cuttings.  山白竹的根芽.

This low mound of bamboo is common in Japan.  Evergreen.  Green leaves through coldness will develop white edge, other kind of fall color!  Often used as ground cover and low hedges.  Easy to grow.  Best growing in full sun to partial shade location.  USDA Zones:6-10.  Mature size:3’/4′-6′(H/W).   Propagate by seeds, rhizomes/tubers/bulbs or division.  Young shoots is edible when cooked.  Leaves are used to make tea in Japan.  Medicinal.

禾本科山白竹屬. 這種低矮的竹類是日本所常見的.  常綠.  綠葉於秋冬寒冷時會形成綠葉上有白色邊,是另類的秋色.  多用於地被或低矮綠籬.  容易栽種.  最好栽種在全日照到半日照處.  耐寒也耐熱.  成熟株高/寬幅為3-4呎.  繁殖以種子,地下根芽/走莖或分株的方式來進行.  嫩芽料理後可食.  在日本葉子可用於泡茶.  有藥用價值.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

http://www.bamboogarden.com/Sasa%20veitchii.htm                                 http://www.naturalmedicinalherbs.net/herbs/s/sasa-veitchii=kuma-zasa.php              http://www.midatlanticbamboo.com/bamboo-frames/bamboo-0001.htm                    http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/2168/

Common Myrtle (Myrtus communis) 香桃木

Common Myrtle (Myrtus communis) 香桃木

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Common Myrtle (Myrtus communis) is forming flower buds. 香桃木有花苞形成.

 

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Common Myrtle (Myrtus communis) 香桃木

 

Common Myrtle seeds.(Myrtus communis) 香桃木種子.

Common Myrtle seeds.(Myrtus communis) 香桃木種子.

It is also known as Greek myrtles.  Tropical evergreen flowering shrub.  Aromatic herb.  Easy to grow.  Best growing in full sun to partial shade location.  White fragrant flowers in late spring to early fall.  Long blooming time!  Flowers attract bees and butterflies.  Berries ripe to blue dark.  Fruit attract birds.  Leaves and fruit are edible which can be used in food and drinks but its strong sent and flavor and berries stainable color should be used in mild quantity.  USDA Zones:8-10.  Mature size:10′-12′(H/W).   Propagate by seeds, cutting or layering.  Medicinal.  The essential oil is used for perfume, soaps and potpourris.  Suitable for growing in containers indoors.

桃金孃科香桃木屬的常綠灌木.  這種熱帶常綠開花灌木全株甜香略帶著柑橘香,很好聞. 容易栽種.  最好栽種在全日照到半日照處.  春末到秋初開白色芳香的花朵,花期很長! 花頗吸引蜂蝶.  漿果成熟由綠轉為藍黑色.   果實吸引鳥類覓食.  果實與葉可以用於料理, 但要少量使用,因為果實著色太強且味道太濃.   喜熱不耐寒.  成熟株高露地種植可達10-12呎高/寬幅.  繁殖以種子,扦插,高壓/壓條的方式來進行.  藥用.  其提煉的精油用於製作香水, 香皂與薰香.  適合室內盆植.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Myrtus_communis                                                   https://zh.wikipedia.org/zh-tw/%e9%a6%99%e6%a1%83%e6%9c%a8                       https://www.mountainvalleygrowers.com/myrcommuniscompacta.htm         http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/54005/#b      http://www.twwiki.com/wiki/%E6%A1%83%E9%87%91%E5%A8%98%E7%B2%BE%E6%B2%B9

Succulent – Sedum (Sedum dasyphyllum ‘Blue Cadet’) 多肉–景天

Succulent – Sedum (Sedum dasyphyllum ‘Blue Cadet’) 多肉–景天

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Succulent – Sedum (Sedum dasyphyllum ‘Blue Cadet’) 多肉–景天

Hardy evergreen succulent.  This perennial is very easy to grow.  Best growing in full sun location. USDA Zones:5-9. Mature size:1″-3″(H) X 1′-1.5′(W).  Propagate by cuttings or division.   Excellent for ground cover in rock garden.  Suitable for growing in containers.

強健常綠的多肉植物.  這種多年生多肉很容易栽種.  最好栽種在全日照處.  耐寒也耐熱. 成熟株高僅1-3吋,寬幅1-1.5呎.  繁殖方式以扦插或分株的方式來進行.   很適合種再岩砌花園當地被.  也很適合盆植.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

http://www.sunnyborder.com/plants/item/Sedum/SEDBD.html   http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/37069/#b

Rubber Vine (Cryptostegia grandiflora ) 橡膠茉莉

Rubber Vine (Cryptostegia grandiflora ) 橡膠茉莉

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Rubber Vine (Cryptostegia grandiflora ) seeds. 橡膠茉莉的種籽.

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Rubber Vine (Cryptostegia grandiflora ) seeds germination in day 17. 橡膠茉莉種子第17天開始發芽.

Tropical hardy evergreen climber.  Easy to grow.  Best in full sun to partial shade location in moist soil.  Lavender flower bloom all year around.  USDA Zones:9-11.  Mature size:12′-15′(H/L) X 4′-6′(W).   Propagate by seeds or cuttings.  Plant is toxic if ingested.

熱帶強健的常綠爬藤.  容易栽種.  最好栽種在全日照到半日照處的濕潤土壤.  全年開粉紫色花,花期很長.  喜熱不耐寒.  成熟株高12-15呎高/長,寬幅4-6呎.  繁殖方式以種子或扦插方式來進行.  植株有毒勿食.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cryptostegia_grandiflora                     https://zh.wikipedia.org/zh-tw/%E6%A9%A1%E8%86%A0%E7%B4%AB%E8%8C%89%E8%8E%89              http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/2071/

Periwinkle Blue Double (Vinca minor ‘Double Bowles’) 重瓣蔓長春

Periwinkle Blue Double  (Vinca minor ‘Double Bowles’) 重瓣蔓長春

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Periwinkle Blue Double (Vinca minor ‘Double Bowles’) 重瓣蔓長春

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Periwinkle Blue Double (Vinca minor ‘Double Bowles’) 重瓣蔓長春

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Periwinkle Blue Double (Vinca minor ‘Double Bowles’) 重瓣蔓長春

 

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Periwinkle Blue Double (Vinca minor ‘Double Bowles’) grow fast from lower image to this image. This is big enough, this image was taken before planting. 重瓣蔓長春長速蠻快的由下圖到這圖僅數月. 夠大了已經地植.

 

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Periwinkle Blue Double (Vinca minor ‘Double Bowles’) 重瓣蔓長春

Very hardy evergreen ground cover.  This perennial variety is less seen.  Easy to grow.  Best growing in full sun, partial shade location but also tolerant in full shade although less flowers.  Blue double flowers major bloom in mid to late spring but small amount throughout from summer to late fall.  Flowers attract bees and butterflies.  USDA Zones: 4-9.  Mature size:4″-6″(H) X 1.5′-2′(W).  Propagate by cuttings, layering or division.  Plant is toxic if ingested.  Medicinal.

非常強健常綠的地被植物.  這種多年生草花的品種較為罕見. 容易栽種.  最好栽種在全日照,半日照處但也能耐較蔭處只不過花會開得少些.  藍色重瓣花主花期為仲春到春末但一直會有少量花續開到秋末.  花頗吸引蜂蝶.  成熟株高4-6吋,寬幅1.5-2呎.  繁殖以扦插,壓條或分株方式來進行.   植株有毒勿食.  藥用.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

http://www.perennials.com/plants/vinca-minor-double-bowles.html        http://www.berrynurseries.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=plants.plantDetail&plant_id=77

 

 

 

Purple Guava (Psidium)紫芭樂

Purple Guava (Psidium) 紫芭樂

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Purple Guava (Psidium) seedlings.紫芭樂小苗.

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Purple Guava (Psidium) seeds germinate easily! 紫芭樂的種子很容易孵出.

Tropical fruit tree with edible purple skinned small rounded fruit.  Inner flesh also purple. Easy to grow.  Best growing in full sun to partial shade location.  Red flowers in late spring to summer.  Flowers attract bees and butterflies.  USDA Zones:9-11.  Mature size:7′-15′(H/W).   Propagate by seeds, cuttings, air layering or grafting.

熱帶果樹. 這種芭樂果實有著紫色外皮,果肉也是紫色的. 容易栽種.  最好栽種在全日到到半日照處.  春末到夏季開紅色花.  花頗吸引蜂蝶.  喜熱不甚耐寒.  成熟植株高/寬幅為7-15英尺.. 繁殖以種子,枝條扦插,高壓或嫁接法來進行.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Guava                                      http://www.gardenworld.in/269ffa6a6_Purple-Guava.html