Tag Archive | evergreen

Succulent – Sedum (Sedum reflexum ‘Blue Spruce’) 多肉–景天

Succulent – Sedum (Sedum reflexum ‘Blue Spruce’) 多肉–景天

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Succulent – Sedum (Sedum reflexum ‘Blue Spruce’) 多肉–景天

Cold hardy perennial succulent.  Evergreen ground cover.  Easy to grow.  Best growing in full sun to partial shade location.  Drought tolerant.  Small yellow flowers in summer.  Blue-green foliage.  Flowers attract bees and butterflies.  USDA Zones:3-11.  Mature size:6″-1′(H) X 1.5′-2′(W).  Propagate by seeds, cuttings or division.  Suitable for containers.  Excellent for alpine or rock garden.

耐寒強健的多年生草本,多肉植物.  常綠地被.  容易栽種. 最好栽種在全日照到半日照處. 耐旱.  夏開黃色小花.  植株為藍綠色. 花頗吸引蜂蝶.  極其耐寒也很耐熱.  成熟株高6吋到1呎,寬幅1.5-2呎.  繁殖以種子,扦插或分株的方式來進行. 適合盆植.  很適合高山型或岩砌花園種植.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

http://www.monrovia.com/plant-catalog/plants/975/blue-spruce-stonecrop/        http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/3294/#b


Ice Plant (Delosperma ‘Jewel of Desert Topaz’) 軟葉鱗菊

Ice Plant (Delosperma ‘Jewel of Desert Topaz’) 軟葉鱗菊

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Ice Plant (Delosperma ‘Jewel of Desert Topaz’) 軟葉鱗菊

Cold hardy perennial, succulent.  Evergreen. Easy to grow.  Best growing in full sun location in well drained soil.  Summer to fall with cute small orange flowers with pink and white center.  Long blooming time.  Flowers attract bees.  USDA Zones:4/5-10. Mature size:3″-6″(H) X 1′-1.5′(W).  Propagate by cuttings or division.   Suitable for containers.  Excellent for alpine rock garden.

耐寒強健的多年生草花,多肉植物.  常綠.  容易栽種.  最好栽種在全日照處排水佳的土壤.  夏秋開局色小花,花心為粉色到白色. 花期很長. 花頗吸引蜂類.  耐寒也耐熱.  成熟株高3-6吋頗為低矮,寬幅1-1.5呎.  繁殖以扦插或分株的方式來進行.  適合盆植.  很適合高山或岩砌花園的種植.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

http://www.perennials.com/plants/delosperma-cooperi-jewel-of-desert-topaz.html         http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/205881/#b                  http://www.monrovia.com/plant-catalog/plants/4955/jewel-of-the-desert-topaz-ice-plant/

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


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


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/