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White Toad-lily (Tricyrtis ‘White Towers’) 白花油點草

White Toad-lily (Tricyrtis ‘White Towers’) 白花油點草

White Toad-lily (Tricyrtis ‘White Towers’) seeds. 白花油點草種子.

White Toad-lily (Tricyrtis ‘White Towers’) seeds. 白花油點草種子.

Hardy perennial.  Easy to grow. Best growing in partial shade to full shade location in moist soil.  White flowers in late summer to frost/late fall.   Good for cut flower.  USDA Zones:5-9.  Mature size:2′-3′(H) X 1′-1.5′(W).  Propagate by seeds, cuttings or division.    Good for woodland garden.

強健多年生草花.  容易栽種.  最好栽種在半日照到全蔭處的濕潤土壤.  夏末到秋末開白色花.  適合切花.  耐寒也耐熱.  成熟株高2-3呎,寬幅1-1.5呎.  繁殖以種子,扦插或分株的方式來進行.  適合用於林地型花園.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

http://www.perennials.com/plants/tricyrtis-white-towers.html                              http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/70948/

Bearberry (Arctostaphylos uva-ursi) 熊果

Bearberry (Arctostaphylos uva-ursi) 熊果

Bearberry (Arctostaphylos uva-ursi) 熊果

Bearberry (Arctostaphylos uva-ursi) 熊果

Bearberry (Arctostaphylos uva-ursi) 熊果

Bearberry (Arctostaphylos uva-ursi) 熊果

Its common names include kinnikinnick and pinemat manzanita.  Very hardy low mound shrub, leathery broadleaf foliage is glossy.   Small pink flowers in spring and fruit ripe to red from late summer throughout the winter.  Flowers attract bees, animals like to eat the fruit.  Fruit and leaves are used for cosmetic, medicine.  It is good for soil retaining.

Easy to grow in full sun to partial shade location in acidic soil.  Drought tolerant once established.  Low maintenance.  Slow growth and tolerant light foot traffic.   Mature size:6″-12″(H) X 1.5′-2′(W).  USDA Zones:4-9.  Excellent for naturalized garden!  Propagate usually by cuttings.

又名熊葡萄,熊莓. 非常耐寒強健的低矮小型灌木,亮面革質的小葉全年常綠,秋色呈現紫紅色. 春開淡粉紅色小花,果實於夏末成熟轉紅.  紅色果實維持整個冬天都還掛果,很具觀賞價值.  花為吸引蜂的蜜源.   熊冬天或初春會用以充饑,故名.   它是很低維護的植物,果與葉具有藥用價值,也被應用於化妝品的美白.  生長速度慢但對水土保持有幫助.

耐旱. 容易栽種在全日照到半日照處偏酸性的土壤.  成熟株高6-12吋,寬幅為1.5-2呎.  偶爾的踩踏是無礙的.  很適合用於自然林園式的花園.

Masterwort (Astrantia major) 大星芹

Masterwort (Astrantia major) 大星芹

Masterwort (Astrantia major) 大星芹

Masterwort (Astrantia major) 大星芹

Masterwort (Astrantia major) seeds 大星芹種子

Masterwort (Astrantia major) seeds 大星芹種子

Very hardy perennial. Many pink, red or white flowers in summer which attract bees and butterflies. Good for cut flower or dried flower. Very easy to grow in full sun to partial shade location, it prefers moist soil. Good for woodland garden. Winter hardy. Easy to propagate from dividing the plant in early spring or from seeds. USDA Zones:3-9. Mature size: 2′(H) and (W).

非常強健的多年生草花. 夏天開粉紅色,紅色或白色花頗吸引蜂蝶. 很適合做為切花或乾燥花的花材. 很容易栽種在全日照或半日照的環境,喜濕潤的土壤. 很適合用於林地花園. 容易於初春時分株繁殖或用種子. 耐寒. 成熟株高及寬幅為2呎.