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False Solomon’s Seal (Maianthemum stellatum) 假黃精

False Solomon’s Seal (Maianthemum stellatum) 假黃精

False Solomon's Seal(Maianthemum stellatum)fruit turn red in fall假黃精秋天果實轉紅

False Solomon’s Seal(Maianthemum stellatum)fruit turn red in fall假黃精秋天果實轉紅

False Solomon's Seal(Maianthemum stellatum)fruiting假黃精結果中

False Solomon’s Seal(Maianthemum stellatum)fruiting假黃精結果中

 

False Solomon’s Seal (Maianthemum stellatum) is very hardy perennial.   It flowers in late spring with small white star-shaped flowers and  soon fruits in summer.   Its fruit turn red in fall, very attractive, fruit is edible but not tasty.    Very easy to grow in partial shade to full shade location.  Very cold tolerant. USDA Zones: 3-8.  Easy to propagate it by division of plants or seeds.  Excellent for woodland garden.   Mature size:1′-1.5′(H) x 1.5′-2′(W).

See wiki photo for flowers: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maianthemum_stellatum#mediaviewer/File:Maianthemum_stellatum_15290.JPG

Its fleshy root has medicinal use to relive cough.

百合科舞鶴草屬的多年生草本植物.  容易栽種在半日照到樹蔭下陰暗處.  春天開白色星形小花,夏天結果, 假黃精秋天果實轉紅很有觀果的價值.   果實可以食用但不好吃,根可藥用治咳嗽.    非常耐寒.    繁殖方式主以分株或用種子栽培.  很適合用於林地式偏暗的花園.  成熟株高1-1.5呎, 寬幅1.5-2呎.

Astilbe (Astilbe)彩穗蓬花/落新婦 

Astilbe (Astilbe)彩穗蓬花/落新婦 

Astilbe (Astilbe)彩穗蓬花/落新婦 

Astilbe (Astilbe)彩穗蓬花/落新婦 


Astilbe (Astilbe)彩穗蓬花/落新婦 

Astilbe (Astilbe)彩穗蓬花/落新婦 

Very hardy perennial. Easy to grow in partial shade or full shade location. Flowers in summer with puffy small flower on stems. Good for cut flower. USDA Zones:3-9. Easy to propagate by dividing plant in spring or seeds. Better grow in group. Mature size is vary according to the species and varieties. From under 1′-4′ (H) x 8″-2′ (W).

非常強健的多年生草花. 容易栽種在半日照或陰暗光照不足的環境. 夏天開花莖上有蓬鬆細碎的小花,花色有白,米色,淡粉紅,深粉紅色,淡橘色,鮮紅色,紫色等,也有紅葉的品種. 花可為切花花材. 非常耐寒. 容易春天時分株繁殖或用種子. 適合區塊種植. 成熟株高及寬幅要看物種及品種來決定,從低於1呎到4呎高,寬從8吋高到2呎寬.

Sweet woodruff (Galium odoratum)香豬殃殃 或 香車葉草

Sweet woodruff (Galium odoratum)香豬殃殃 或 香車葉草

Sweet woodruff (Galium odoratum)香豬殃殃 或 香車葉草

Sweet woodruff (Galium odoratum)香豬殃殃 或 香車葉草

Shade loving perennial.  Very hardy (USDA Zones: 3-9) and easy to grow in partial shade to full shade location in moist soil.  Small, fragrant white flowers bloom in spring.  Easy to propagate it by dividing plant or seeds.  Fast growing, do not tolerant foot traffic.  Mature plant is H:10-20cm x W:45-60cm.

香豬殃殃屬的多年生草花,全株有香味可做為香薰材料或添加在食物中增加風味.  喜蔭喜濕,繁殖法為分株或種子.