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Lance Asiabell (Codonopsis lanceolata) 羊乳

Lance Asiabell (Codonopsis lanceolata) 羊乳

2017-09-08 Lance Asiabell (Codonopsis lanceolata) 羊乳 (2) - Copy

Lance Asiabell (Codonopsis lanceolata) seeds. 羊乳的種籽.

2017-09-16 Lance Asiabell (Codonopsis lanceolata) 羊乳 (4) - Copy

Lance Asiabell (Codonopsis lanceolata) seeds start to germinate in a week. 羊乳的種子約1週開始發芽.

Cold hardy perennial climing vine.  Also is know as ‘Bonnet Bellflower’ and deodeok.  Native in East of Asia.  Usually are grown as root vegetable.  Easy to grow.  Best growing in full sun to partial shade location in well drained soil.  Maroon and green bell shaped flowers facing downwards in summer to early fall.  Flowers attract bees and butterflies.  USDA Zones:6-8.  Mature size:4′-10′(H/L) X 1.5′-2′(W).  Propagate by seeds, cuttings or division.  Medicinal.

羊乳又名土黨蔘,為桔梗科黨參屬.  耐寒強健的多年生草本爬藤.  原生於東亞. 通常是種植來做為根莖類蔬菜.  容易栽種.  最好栽種在全日照到半日照處的排水佳土壤.  夏季到秋季開暗紅色與綠色的向下開的鈴狀花. 花徑約3公分.   花頗吸引蜂蝶.  耐寒不太耐熱.  成熟株高/藤長4-10呎,寬幅1.5-2呎.  繁殖以種子,扦插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/Codonopsis_lanceolata                              https://zh.wikipedia.org/zh-tw/%e7%be%8a%e4%b9%b3_(%e6%a4%8d%e7%89%a9)          http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/97933/