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American lotus (Nelumbo lutea) 美洲黃荷

American lotus (Nelumbo lutea) 美洲黃荷

2017-11-12 American lotus (Nelumbo lutea) 美洲黃荷

American lotus (Nelumbo lutea) day 5 seeds germination in a clean water jar. Green shoot are visible. 美洲黃荷蓮子磨硬種殼後於清水孵種的第5天. 可以看到綠芽生長出.

2017-11-07 American Lotus (Nelumbo lutea)北美黃荷 (2) - Copy

American lotus (Nelumbo lutea) seeds.美洲黃荷的種子.

It is one of the rare/endangered native plants in Ontario.  Cold hardy aquatic perennial, edible.  Easy to grow.  Best growing in full sun to partial shade location in pond.  Edible fleshy tubers, leaves and seeds.  Large fragrant yellow to pale yellow flowers in summer to early fall.  Flowers attract bees and butterflies.  Large seed pods ripe and dried in late fall which is excellent for flower arrangement! USDA Zones:4-11.  Mature size:5′-7′(H) X as wide as the large container/pond.  Propagate by seeds, tubers, offsets or division.   Medicinal.

這物種為安大略省稀有/瀕危的原生物種之一. 耐寒強健的多年生水生植物,可食用.  容易栽種.  最好栽種在全日照到半日照處的水塘或濕地.   可以食用的部位為粗肥的地下藕節,荷葉與蓮子.  芳香的黃色/淡黃色大花於夏天開到初秋.  花頗吸引蜂蝶.  秋末的大蓮蓬成熟並乾燥很適合作為插花的花材. 耐寒也耐熱. 成熟株高(水面上)5-7呎,寬幅可以長滿池塘.  繁殖以種子,藕節,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/Nelumbo_lutea                                     https://zh.wikipedia.org/zh-tw/%E7%BE%8E%E6%B4%B2%E9%BB%84%E8%8E%B2          http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/32227/#b                       http://www.rbg.ca/archive/rare/epo_nlut.htm             https://nativeplants.evergreen.ca/search/view-plant.php?ID=00822

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Annatto (Bixa orellana) 胭脂樹

Annatto (Bixa orellana) 胭脂樹

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Annatto (Bixa orellana) seeds. 胭脂樹的種子.

2017-09-23 Annatto (Bixa orellana) 胭脂樹

Annatto (Bixa orellana) seed germination in about 2 months. 胭脂樹的種子約2個月發芽.

Tropical tree.  Easy to grow.  Best growing in full sun to partial shade location.  Pink flowers in late summer to early winter.  Flowers attract bees and butterflies.  Long blooming time.  Seed pods from red to reddish brown, beautiful winter attraction in warm climate.  Seeds are ingredient for red food color.  USDA Zones:9-11. Mature size:6′-15′(H) X 10′-20′(W).  Propagate by seeds.  Suitable for containers indoors.  Medicinal.

熱帶樹種.  容易栽種.  最好栽種在全日照到半日照處. 夏末到冬初開粉紅色花. 花頗吸引蜂蝶.  花期頗長. 種莢於溫暖地區的冬天會由紅轉為紅褐色,頗具觀賞價值.  種子為紅色染料的主要原料.  喜熱不耐寒.  成熟株高6-15呎,寬幅10-20呎.  繁殖以種子為主.  適合室內盆植.  藥用.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Annatto                                               https://zh.wikipedia.org/zh-tw/%E8%83%AD%E8%84%82%E6%A8%B9%E7%B4%85   http://blog.xuite.net/e2202778/boaboa/66083110-%E8%83%AD%E8%84%82%E6%A8%B9       http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/55258/#b

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.

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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/

Weeping Fruiting Mulberry (Morus alba ‘Tea’s Pendula’) 枝垂型白桑

Weeping Fruiting Mulberry (Morus alba ‘Tea’s Pendula’) 枝垂型白桑

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Weeping Fruiting Mulberry (Morus alba ‘Tea’s Pendula’) 枝垂型白桑

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Weeping Fruiting Mulberry (Morus alba ‘Tea’s Pendula’) can be propagated by cuttings. 枝垂型白桑容易用扦插來繁殖.

Cold hardy vigorous tree with pendulous branches.   Tolerant of drought and salt. Easy to grow.  Best growing in full sun location.  Late spring to early summer with yellow green flowers, followed by edible sweet juicy fruit from green to red then ripe to purple-black or maroon.   Bright yellow fall color.   USDA Zones:4-10.  Mature size:7′-10′(H) X 12′-15′(W).  Propagate by cuttings, grafting or air-layering.  Medicinal.  Fast growing.  Good for small garden.

耐寒強健野性強的枝垂型落葉樹.  耐旱耐鹽.  容易栽種. 最好栽種在全日照處.  春末夏初時開黃綠色小花串,結可食性果實由綠色轉成熟時為紫黑色或暗紅色.  秋天的葉色為亮黃色.  耐寒也耐熱.  成熟株高7-10呎,寬幅12-15呎.  繁殖以扦插,嫁接或高壓的方式來進行.  藥用.  生長快速. 適合小型花園栽種.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Morus_alba                                          https://zh.wikipedia.org/zh-tw/%e7%99%bd%e6%a1%91              http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/63526/#b

Parrot’s Beak (Gmelina philippensis) 菲律賓石梓

Parrot’s Beak (Gmelina philippensis) 菲律賓石梓

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Parrot’s Beak (Gmelina philippensis) Leaves are growing! 菲律賓石梓枝條長出葉片了!

2017-07-22 Parrot's Beak (Gmelina philippensis) 菲律賓石梓 (3) - Copy

Parrot’s Beak (Gmelina philippensis) cuttings start to grow shoots. 菲律賓石梓扦插枝條開始長出新芽.

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Parrot’s Beak (Gmelina philippensis) cuttings. 菲律賓石梓有癒合組織的扦插枝條.

Parrot's Beak seed.(Gmelina philippensis) 菲律賓石梓種子(果核).

Parrot’s Beak seed.(Gmelina philippensis) 菲律賓石梓種子(果核).

Tropical shrub/vine.  Easy to grow.  Best growing in full sun to partial shade location. Unique yellow hanging flowers look like a head down lobster shape or parrot’s beak, flowers bloom from mid spring to mid fall.  Long blooming time.  Flowers attract bees, butterflies and birds.  USDA Zones:9+.  Mature size:10′-15′(H) X 8′-15′(W). Evergreen in warm climate.   Fleshy fruit contain only one seed.    Medicinal plant.  The stems is prickly with small amount of thorns, handle with care!

熱帶灌木/木本開花藤.   容易栽種.  最好栽種在全日照到半日照處.   黃色花獨特的花串看起來像是龍蝦頭下尾上或者形如鸚鵡的鳥喙.  花期從仲春到中秋.  花期很長.  花吸引蜂蝶與鳥類.   植株喜熱不耐寒.  成熟株高10-15呎, 寬幅8-15呎.  溫暖環境下是常綠的.  一果一籽.  藥用. 莖幹有刺, 要小心.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/78257/                                    https://toptropicals.com/cgi-bin/garden_catalog/cat.cgi?uid=Gmelina_philippensis          http://www.stuartxchange.com/Alipung.html              http://www.flowersofindia.net/catalog/slides/Parrot’s%20Beak.html

Lucuma or Canistel (Pouteria campechiana or Lucuma nervosa) 仙桃or蛋黃果

Lucuma or Canistel (Pouteria campechiana or Lucuma nervosa) 仙桃or蛋黃果

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Lucuma or Canistel (Pouteria campechiana or Lucuma nervosa) seed shape like a penguin. 仙桃or蛋黃果的種子長得像是企鵝.

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Lucuma or Canistel (Pouteria campechiana or Lucuma nervosa) seeds after the shell removed. 仙桃or蛋黃果種子去殼後的樣子.

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Lucuma or Canistel (Pouteria campechiana or Lucuma nervosa) seed germination in 1 month. 仙桃or蛋黃果種子約1個月發芽.

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Lucuma or Canistel (Pouteria campechiana or Lucuma nervosa) seedling. 仙桃or蛋黃果的小實生苗.

Native in tropical climate. Easy to grow.  Best growing in full sun location.  Small white flowers with yellow center bloom in spring.  USDA Zones:10-11.  Mature size:15′-25′(H/W).  Propagate by seeds, cuttings, layering or grafting.  Medicinal.

山欖科桃欖屬,原生於熱帶南美地果樹.  果實果肉色黃味甜. 容易栽種. 最好栽種在全日照處.  春開白色小花,花心黃色.  植株喜熱不耐寒.  成熟株高/寬幅15-25呎.  繁殖方式以種子,扦插,壓條/高壓或嫁接的方式來進行.  有藥用價值.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pouteria_campechiana                                          https://zh.wikipedia.org/zh-tw/%E8%9B%8B%E9%BB%84%E6%9E%9C                    http://cht.naturalnews.com/chtbuzz_buzz003087.html                                             http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/99187/#b

Chinaberry (Melia azedarach) 苦楝

Chinaberry (Melia azedarach) 苦楝

2017-06-12 Chinaberry (Melia azedarach) 苦楝 (2) - Copy

Chinaberry (Melia azedarach) seed germination about 4 months. 苦楝種子約4個月才孵出.

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Chinaberry (Melia azedarach) seeds. 苦楝的種子.

This beautiful deciduous tree is very easy to grow.  Tropical.  Best growing in full sun location.   It has lots of small pink fragrant flowers in late spring early summer.   Flowers attract bees and butterflies.  Fruit attract birds.  USDA Zones:7-11. Mature size:20′-40′(H) X 30′-40′(W). Propagate by seeds or cuttings.   Plant is toxic if ingested.  Medicinal.

很容易栽種的美麗落葉喬木.  熱帶植物.  最好栽種在全日照處.  春末夏初開花量很多的小小芳香的粉紅色花.  花頗吸引蜂蝶.  熟果吸引鳥類覓食.  喜熱不甚耐寒.  成熟株高可達20-40呎,寬幅30-40呎.  繁殖以種子或扦插的方式來進行.  植株有毒勿食.  藥用.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Melia_azedarach                                 https://zh.wikipedia.org/zh-tw/%E8%8B%A6%E6%A5%9D           http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/51724/           http://wildflowers.jdcc.edu/Chinaberry.html                    http://kplant.biodiv.tw/%E8%8B%A6%E6%A5%9D/%E8%8B%A6%E6%A5%9D.htm