Tag Archive | fragrant flowers

Hoya (Hoya crassicaulis) 毬蘭

Hoya (Hoya crassicaulis) 毬蘭

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Hoya (Hoya crassicaulis) seeds. 毬蘭的種子.

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Hoya (Hoya crassicaulis) seeds start to germinate in about 4 days. 毬蘭種子約4天開始發芽.

Tropical flowering vine.  Native in rain forest South of Asia. Easy to grow.  Best growing in partial shade to light shade location in moist soil.  Flowers only on new wood so it will need to remove spent flowers to encourage more growth.    Many small flowers combine as a flower head, almost a ball like shape, each flower petal is tan with reddish brown edge and off white center.  Fragrant.  USDA Zones:9-11.  Mature size: 4′-8′ (H/L) X 1′-2′(W).  Propagate by seeds, cuttings, layering or division.

熱帶開花藤.  容易栽種.  原生於南亞的雨林.  容易栽種.  最好栽種在半日照到散光處的濕潤土壤.   該物種僅在新枝上萌出花芽,故花謝後須剪除以利花芽再生.   開芬芳的花朵,花瓣為淡黃/象牙色,花心為接近淡粉紅色.  花由多數的小花組成像花球般,單朵花的花瓣為淡黃色帶紅褐色的花瓣邊緣,接近米色的花心.  花香.  植株喜熱不耐寒. 成熟株高/藤長4-8呎, 寬幅1-2呎.  繁殖以種子,扦插,壓條或分株的方式來進行.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

https://garden.org/plants/view/240196/Wax-Plant-Hoya-crassicaulis/            https://www.rareflora.com/hoyacra.html

Hoya (Hoya fusco marginata) 毬蘭

Hoya (Hoya fusco marginata) 毬蘭

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Hoya (Hoya fusco marginata) 毬蘭的種子.

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Hoya (Hoya fusco marginata) seeds start to germinate in about 4 days. 毬蘭種子約4天開始發芽.

Tropical flowering vine. Easy to grow. Best growing in partial shade to light shade location in moist soil.   Fragrant yellow/ivory pedals and salmon center flowers in summer.  USDA Zones:9-11.  Mature size:4′-8′(H/L) X 1′-2′(W).  Propagate by seeds, cuttings, layering or division.

熱帶開花藤.  容易栽種.  最好栽種在半日照到散光處的濕潤土壤.   夏開芬芳的花朵,花瓣為淡黃/象牙色,花心為接近淡粉紅色.  植株喜熱不耐寒. 成熟株高/藤長4-8呎, 寬幅1-2呎.  繁殖以種子,扦插或分株的方式來進行.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

https://garden.org/plants/view/657316/Wax-Plant-Hoya-fuscomarginata/            https://srqhoyas.com/index.php?main_page=product_info&products_id=1233

 

Wisteria season in Toronto!多倫多紫藤花開!

Wisteria season in Toronto!多倫多紫藤花開!

Just beautiful! 美不勝收!

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Beautiful Wisteria is everywhere now in Toronto! 多倫多紫藤花開,處處可見!

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Beautiful Wisteria is everywhere now in Toronto! 多倫多紫藤花開,處處可見!

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Beautiful Wisteria is everywhere now in Toronto! 多倫多紫藤花開,處處可見!

 

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Beautiful Wisteria is everywhere now in Toronto! 多倫多紫藤花開,處處可見!

 

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Beautiful Wisteria is everywhere now in Toronto! 多倫多紫藤花開,處處可見!

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Beautiful Wisteria is everywhere now in Toronto! 多倫多紫藤花開,處處可見!

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Beautiful Wisteria is everywhere now in Toronto! 多倫多紫藤花開,處處可見!

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Beautiful Wisteria is everywhere now in Toronto!  Reblooming Wisteria in backyard. 多倫多紫藤花開,處處可見! 客戶家後院的續開紫藤.

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Beautiful Wisteria is everywhere now in Toronto! Reblooming Wisteria. 多倫多紫藤花開,處處可見! 這株是客戶家的續開型紫藤. 花瓣與其他的紫藤相比較為厚實.

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Beautiful Wisteria is everywhere now in Toronto!  Reblooming Wisteria.  這株是客戶家的續開型紫藤.

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Japanese Wisteria (Wisteria floribunda ‘yae-kokuryu’ at TBG.) 多倫多植物園裡的日本黑龍紫藤.

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Japanese Wisteria (Wisteria floribunda ‘Lawrence’ at TBG. ) 多倫多植物園中的日本紫藤’Lawrence’.

 

Sea Grape (Coccoloba uvifera) 海葡萄

Sea Grape (Coccoloba uvifera) 海葡萄

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Sea Grape (Coccoloba uvifera) seeds. 海葡萄的種子.

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Sea Grape (Coccoloba uvifera) seedlings. 海葡萄從種子發芽到實生小苗出葉.

Tropical tender perennial with edible fruit.  Tolerant seaside high salt content environment. Foliage from green change to red in fall.  Easy to grow and propagate.  Best growing in full sun to partial shade location.  Fragrant small white flowers in clusters from mid spring to mid summer.   USDA Zones:10-11.  Mature size:6′-8′(H/W). Propagate by seeds or cuttings.   Suitable growing in containers.  Drought-tolerant once plant is established.

熱帶不耐寒多年生植物,其果實如葡萄可以食用. 能耐海濱高鹽份的環境. 葉片於秋冷時會由綠轉紅,溫暖氣候區則呈常綠.  容易栽種與繁殖. 最好栽種在全日照到半日照處.  成串的白色小花有香味,從仲春開到仲夏.  喜熱不耐寒.  成熟株高/寬幅:6-8呎.  繁殖以種子或扦插的方式來進行.  適合盆植. 植株生長穩定後頗為耐旱.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Coccoloba_uvifera                                          https://zh.wikipedia.org/zh-tw/%e6%b5%b7%e8%91%a1%e8%90%84                                 http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/1869/#b            http://kplant.biodiv.tw/%E6%B5%B7%E8%91%A1%E8%90%84/%E6%B5%B7%E8%91%A1%E8%90%84.htm

Japanese pepper/Japanese pricklyash (Zanthoxylum piperitum)花椒/川椒

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Japanese pepper/Japanese pricklyash (Zanthoxylum piperitum) seeds. 花椒/川椒的種子.

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Japanese pepper/Japanese pricklyash (Zanthoxylum piperitum) seeds germination in about 20 days. 花椒/川椒種子約20天孵出.

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Japanese pepper/Japanese pricklyash (Zanthoxylum piperitum) seed leaves are growing. 花椒/川椒種子的子葉伸展出來了.

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Japanese pepper/Japanese pricklyash (Zanthoxylum piperitum) seedling is growing first set of true leaves. 花椒/川椒小實生苗長出了第一對本葉.

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Japanese pepper/Japanese pricklyash (Zanthoxylum piperitum) seedlings. 花椒/川椒的小實生苗.

Hardy shrub or tree with fragrant flowers.  Its fruit are used as spices. Easy to grow.  Best growing in full sun to partial shade location. USDA Zones:6-9.  Mature size:6′-8′(H) X 4′-6′(W). Propagate by seeds.
強健灌木/小樹開有香味的花朵. 其果實用作料理的調味香料.  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6-8呎,寬幅4-6呎. 繁殖以種子方式來進行.
Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

Tuberous sweetpea (Lathyrus tuberosus) 玫紅山黧豆

Tuberous sweetpea (Lathyrus tuberosus) 玫紅山黧豆

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Tuberous sweetpea (Lathyrus tuberosus) seed pods and seeds. 玫紅山黧豆的種莢與種子.

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Tuberous sweetpea (Lathyrus tuberosus) seeds. 玫紅山黧豆的種子.

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Tuberous sweetpea (Lathyrus tuberosus) seed germination rather easy! 玫紅山黧豆種子還蠻容易孵的!

Cold hardy perennial/climber with edible roots (as root vegetable in Europe) and fragrant flowers! Easy to grow.  Best growing in full sun to partial shade location in close to moist soil.  Rosy pea fragrant flowers in late spring to late fall.  Flowers attract bees, butterflies and birds.  Long blooming time.  Good for cut flower.  Tuberous roots can be harvest in next following years.  Roots after cooked is very delicious!  Seeds are toxic if ingested.  USDA Zones:4-10.  Mature size:2′-4′(H/L) X 3″-1′(W).  Propagate by seeds, bulbs/tubers, layering or division.   Self seeds easily.  This climber require structure to cling on.

極耐寒強健的多年生草本爬藤,它是歐洲常見根莖類蔬菜並能開有香味的花!  容易栽種.  最好栽種在全日照到半日照的偏濕潤土壤中.  春末到秋末開粉紅色有香味的花.  花頗吸引蜂蝶與鳥類.  花期很長.  適合切花. 膨大的地下根莖來年就可以開始採收.  煮食料理後非常好吃!  種子有小毒不可食用.  耐寒也耐熱.  成熟株高2-4呎,寬幅3吋到1呎.  繁殖方式以種子,球根/地下根莖或分株方式來進行.  植株容易自行落子繁殖.  雖株高不高仍須設矮籬/網助其攀爬.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/82502/#b  http://www.globalspecies.org/ntaxa/770862

 

Tropical Day Blooming Viviparous Water Lily (Nymphaea micrantha)子母蓮

Tropical Day Blooming Viviparous Water Lily (Nymphaea micrantha) 子母蓮

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Tropical Day Blooming Viviparous Water Lily (Nymphaea micrantha) 子母蓮

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Tropical Day Blooming Viviparous Water Lily (Nymphaea micrantha) 子母蓮

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Tropical Day Blooming Viviparous Water Lily (Nymphaea micrantha) has amazing vitality.子母蓮的生命力很驚人.

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Tropical Viviparous Water Lily (Nymphaea micrantha) can be propagated by leaf. 子母蓮可由葉芽來繁殖.

This tropical viviparous water lily is highly viviparous!  This tropical tender perennial is very easy to grow and propagate.  Best growing in full sun location in a pond/container with rich sandy soil.   Plants bloom all year around with fragrant white/pink/blue/purple flowers.  Flowers attract bees and butterflies.  Good for cut flower.  Edible.  USDA Zones:9-11. Mature size: depends on the pond…  Propagate by seeds, viviparous leaf node, bulbs, offsets, rhizomes and division.  Fast growing!

熱帶白天開花型睡蓮,容易以葉芽胎生來自行繁殖.  這種熱帶不耐寒多年生植物非常容易栽種與繁殖. 最好栽種在全日照處的水塘/水要淹過容器內沃土的高度.  成熟植株可全能開花,花有香味,花色有白/粉紅/藍/紫色.  花頗吸引蜂蝶.  適合切花.  可以食用. 喜熱不耐寒.  成熟植株取決與水塘或容器大小…繁殖以種子,胎生業,球根,地下塊莖及分株法來進行.  生長速度快!

Reference links:參考網站資料連結:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nymphaea_micrantha                                                  http://guan-tian.com/flower3.htm                                                                     http://www.victoria-adventure.org/waterlilies_images/vivips/page1.html