Tag Archive | herb

Long-stamen Chive (Allium macrostemon) 薤白

Long-stamen Chive (Allium macrostemon) 薤白

2017-08-11 Long-stamen Chive (Allium macrostemon) 薤白 (3) - Copy

Long-stamen Chive (Allium macrostemon) bulbs. 薤白的球根.

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Long-stamen Chive (Allium macrostemon) 薤白

Cold hardy bulbous perennial/vegetable/herb.  Easy to grow.  Best growing in full sun to partial shade location. Long leaves are hollow.  Whole plant with garlic/chives odor, spicy.  Pale red/purple flowers in summer.  Flowers attract bees and butterflies.    USDA Zones:5-10. Mature size:1′-1.5′(H) X 6″-9″(W).  Propagate by seeds, bulbs, offsets or division.  Medicinal.

耐寒多年生草本球根植物/蔬菜/料理香草.  容易栽種.  最好栽種在全日照到半日照處.  有著中空的狹長葉片.  全草有蒜韭味道,辛辣. 淡淡的紅色/紫色花於夏天盛開.  花頗吸引蜂蝶. 耐寒也耐熱.  成熟株高1-1.5呎,寬幅6吋到9吋呎.  繁殖以種子,球根,側芽或分株的方式來進行.  藥用.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Allium_macrostemon                                 https://zh.wikipedia.org/zh-tw/%E8%96%A4%E7%99%BD                 http://cht.a-hospital.com/w/%E8%96%A4%E7%99%BD

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American Spikenard (Aralia racemosa) 北美楤木

American Spikenard (Aralia racemosa) 北美楤木

2017-09-09 American Spikenard (Aralia racemosa) 北美楤木 (1) - Copy

American Spikenard (Aralia racemosa) in September with ripe inedible berries. 九月時的北美楤木不可食用的成熟小果實結果纍纍.

Native perennial with small berries.  Easy to grow.  Best growing in full sun to partial shade location.  Small green flowers in late spring to summer, followed by inedible small maroon berries in summer.  Berries attract birds to feed on.  USDA Zones:3-8.  Mature size:3′-4′(H) X 2′-3′(W).   Propagate by seeds.  Medicinal herb.   Excellent for naturalizing.

楤木屬的北美原生多年生草本,能結鳥類可食但是人類不可食用的小果實.  容易栽種. 最好栽種在全日照到半日照處.  春末到夏天開綠色的小花,花後結小果實由綠轉暗紅,雖然人類不能食用其果實但鳥類很愛吃.  耐寒不耐熱.  成熟株高3-4呎,寬幅2-3呎.  繁殖以種子的方式來進行.  藥用.  適合自然野放生長.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aralia_racemosa                                 http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/1522/#b                      http://www.missouribotanicalgarden.org/PlantFinder/PlantFinderDetails.aspx?kempercode=v270

White Roselle (Hibiscus sabdariffa)白洛神花

White Roselle (Hibiscus sabdariffa)白洛神花

2017-05-18 White Roselle (Hibiscus sabdariffa)白洛神花 (2) - Copy

White Roselle (Hibiscus sabdariffa) seeds. 白洛神花的種子.

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White Roselle (Hibiscus sabdariffa)白洛神花

Annual or biennial. Easy to grow.  Best growing in full sun location.  Mainly are grown for its expanded sepal after blooming.  Good for herbal tea, beverage, jam, candied snack.  White flowers in summer.      This white Roselle have white sepal.   Flowers attract bees and butterflies.    Medicinal.   Propagate by seeds.

一年生或二年生草花. 容易栽種.  最好栽種在全日照處.  主要種植來採收開花後脹大的花萼.  可用來泡茶,做成飲品,果醬,蜜餞等. 夏天開白色花,其花萼也為白色.  花頗吸引蜂蝶.  藥用.  繁殖以種子的方式來進行.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Roselle_(plant)                                   https://zh.wikipedia.org/zh-tw/%E7%8E%AB%E7%91%B0%E8%8C%84                 http://kplant.biodiv.tw/%E6%B4%9B%E7%A5%9E%E8%8A%B1/%E6%B4%9B%E7%A5%9E%E8%8A%B1.htm

 

Sweetflag (Acorus calamus) 菖蒲

Sweetflag (Acorus calamus) 菖蒲

2017-04-30 Sweetflag (Acorus calamus) 菖蒲 (1) - Copy

Sweetflag (Acorus calamus) 菖蒲

2017-04-30 Sweetflag (Acorus calamus) 菖蒲 (2) - Copy

Sweetflag (Acorus calamus) flower heads are seeding. 菖蒲的花序結種子中.

Aromatic aquatic perennial.  This herb/grass is very common seen in many parts of the world in wild.  Easy to grow.  Best growing in full sun to full shade location in moist soil.  USDA Zones:4-9. Mature size:3′-6′(H) X 2′-3′(W).   Propagate by seeds, rhizome/bulb/roots, offsets, division. Medicinal.

芳香的水生植物多年生草本. 這香草/禾草是廣泛可見的植物. 容易栽種.  最好栽種於全日照到半日照出的濕潤土壤. 耐寒也耐熱.  成熟株高3-6呎,寬幅2-3呎.  繁殖以種子,地下根莖/球根/側芽,分株的方式來進行.  藥用.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Acorus_calamus                                                https://zh.wikipedia.org/wiki/%E8%8F%96%E8%92%B2                              http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/78454/#b

Gotu Kola or Spadeleaf (Centella asiatica) 崩大碗or雷公根

Gotu Kola or Spadeleaf (Centella asiatica) 崩大碗or雷公根

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Gotu Kola or Spadeleaf (Centella asiatica) 崩大碗or雷公根

2017-05-01 Gotu Kola or Spadeleaf (Centella asiatica) 崩大碗or雷公根 - Copy

Gotu Kola or Spadeleaf (Centella asiatica) foliage. 崩大碗or雷公根的葉.

2017-05-01 Gotu Kola or Spadeleaf (Centella asiatica) 崩大碗or雷公根 (3) - Copy

Gotu Kola or Spadeleaf (Centella asiatica) flowers are very tiny. 崩大碗or雷公根的花超級迷你的.

Tropical perennial herb. Ground cover.  Easy to grow.  Best growing in full sun to partial shade location in moist soil. Tiny purple flowers is not so notiecable.  USDA Zones:9-11.  Mature size:6″(H) X 9″-1′(W). Propagate by seeds, runner, cutting, offset, rhizomes, division.  Medicinal.   Leaves are harvested to cook for food or drinks in many cultures in the world.

傘形科積雪草屬的熱帶多年生草本地被植物.  容易栽種. 最好栽種在全日照到半日照處的濕潤土壤. 紫紅色的小花很迷你不易被注意到.  喜熱不耐寒.  成熟株高6吋,寬幅9吋到1呎.  繁殖以種子,走莖,扦插,側芽或分株的方式來進行.  藥用.   葉片採摘後可料理成粥品或涼茶.

Reference inks: 參考網站資料連結:                                                                                                                                                                        https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Centella_asiatica                                                              https://zh.wikipedia.org/zh-tw/%e5%b4%a9%e5%a4%a7%e7%a2%97                          http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/64222/#b

Shepherd’s-needle or Venus’s comb (Scandix pecten-veneris) 耻骨梳針果芹

Shepherd’s-needle or Venus’s comb (Scandix pecten-veneris) 耻骨梳針果芹

Shepherd's-needle (Scandix pecten-veneris) 耻骨梳針果芹 (1) - Copy

Shepherd’s-needle or Venus’s comb (Scandix pecten-veneris) seeds. 耻骨梳針果芹的種子.

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Shepherd’s-needle or Venus’s comb (Scandix pecten-veneris) seeds germination rather fast and easy. 耻骨梳針果芹的種子很快也很容易孵出.

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Shepherd’s-needle or Venus’s comb (Scandix pecten-veneris) leaves, flowers and seed heads. 耻骨梳針果芹的葉片,小白花與梳齒種子狀的種子.

Annual vegetable.  Native in Eurasia.   Easy to grow.  Best growing in full sun to partial shade location.  Small white flowers in summer to fall.  Mature size:2′(H/W).  Propagate by seeds.

又名維納斯的髮梳,這種針果芹是一年生葉菜, 原生於歐亞大陸的常見植物.  它是具有歷史悠久的地中海地區常見的可食野菜,針果芹屬. 容易栽種.  最好栽種在全日照到半日照處.  夏秋開白色小花. 成熟株高/寬幅約2呎.  繁殖以種子的方式來進行.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scandix_pecten-veneris                                               http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/151490/                                http://www.arkive.org/shepherds-needle/scandix-pecten-veneris/

Japanese Prickly-ash (Zanthoxylum ailanthoides) 食茱萸/紅刺蔥

Japanese Prickly-ash (Zanthoxylum ailanthoides) 食茱萸/紅刺蔥

2016-08-30Japanese Prickly-ask (2) (Medium)

Japanese Prickly-ash (Zanthoxylum ailanthoides) seeds.食茱萸/紅刺蔥的種子.

Hardy tropical tree/shrub with green onion like scented foliage.  Sharp thorny foliage.   Harvest the leave, clean and remove the thorns then chop the leaves for cooking.  It is also medicinal herb.  Easy to grow from seeds.  Best growing in full sun to partial shade location.  White flowers in late summer to early fall.  Flowers attract bees and butterflies.  USDA Zones:9-11.  Mature size:40′-45′(H/W) if plant is not controlled.  Propagate by seeds, cuttings or air layering.  Medicinal.

強健的熱帶樹/灌木,其葉片有如青蔥般的濃香.  葉脈有尖刺. 採收要採老葉香氣會較重,去除刺後,將葉片切碎後料理.  它也是具有藥效的香草. 容易由種子栽種.  最好栽種在全日照到半日照處.  春末夏初開白色花. 花頗吸引蜂蝶. 喜熱不耐寒.  成熟株高/寬幅任其生長的話可達40-45呎.  繁殖方式以種子,枝條扦插或高壓方式來進行.  有藥用價值.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zanthoxylum_ailanthoides
https://zh.wikipedia.org/zh-tw/%E9%A3%9F%E8%8C%B1%E8%90%B8
http://kplant.biodiv.tw/%E9%A3%9F%E8%8C%B1%E8%90%B8/%E9%A3%9F%E8%8C%B1%E8%90%B8.htm
http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/199620/