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Confederate Jasmine or Star Jasmine(Trachelospermum jasminoides) 絡石

Confederate Jasmine or Star Jasmine (Trachelospermum jasminoides) 絡石

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Confederate Jasmine or Star Jasmine in small whit bloom with nice fragrance. (Trachelospermum jasminoides) 絡石藤開出白色小香花.

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Confederate Jasmine or Star Jasmine(Trachelospermum jasminoides) one plant and 3 cuttings. 絡石的植株與3根扦插枝條.

Tropical flowering vine.  Very fragrant flowers!  Easy to grow.   Best growing in full sun to partial shade location. Small white flowers bloom in late spring to early summer.  Flowers attract bees and butterflies.   USDA Zones:8-11.  Mature size:15′-40′(L) X 6′-8′(W).  Propagate by seeds, cutting or layering.  Plant is toxic if ingested.

熱帶開花藤.  開的花非常的香!  容易栽種.  最好栽種在全日照到半日照處.  春末夏初開白色芬芳的花朵.  花頗吸引蜂蝶.  喜熱不耐寒.  成熟株高(藤長)15-40呎,寬幅6-8呎.  繁殖以種子,扦插或壓條的方式來進行.  植株有毒勿食.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Trachelospermum_jasminoides      https://zh.wikipedia.org/wiki/络石                                            https://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/55230/#b

 

Double European Lily-of-the-Valley (Convallaria majalis ‘Flore Plena’ or ‘Prolificans’) 重瓣鈴蘭

Double European Lily-of-the-Valley (Convallaria majalis ‘Flore Plena’ or ‘Prolificans’) 重瓣鈴蘭

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Double European Lily-of-the-Valley (Convallaria majalis ‘Flore Plena’ or ‘Prolificans’) bulbs. 重瓣鈴蘭的球根.

Cold hardy perennial.  Mostly are grown as ground cover.  Easy to grow.  Best growing in partial shade location in rich moist soil.  Double white bell shaped flower bloom in mid spring, very fragrant!   Flowers attract bees.  Excellent for cut flower.  USDA Zones:4-8.  Mature size:8″(H) X 2′(W).  Propagate by bulbs, offsets, rhizomes or division.   Excellent growing in containers.   Excellent for woodland garden.  Plant is toxic if ingested.

耐寒強健的多年生草花.  多當地被植物來種植.  容易栽種.  最好栽種在半日照處的肥沃濕潤的土壤.  重瓣白色鈴狀花於仲春盛開,花香濃郁宜人!  花為頗吸引蜂類的蜜源.   很適合切花.  耐寒不甚耐熱.  成熟株高8吋寬幅可達到2呎.  繁殖以無性繁殖,球根,側芽或分株的方式來進行.   很適合盆植.  很適合林地型花園.   植株有毒勿食.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

https://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/166377                  https://garden.org/plants/view/233208/Lily-of-the-Valley-Convallaria-majalis-Flore-Pleno/ https://plantlust.com/plants/32701/convallaria-majalis-flore-pleno/

 

Cardinal Flower (Lobelia fulgens ‘Elmfeuer’) 紅花山梗菜

Cardinal Flower (Lobelia fulgens ‘Elmfeuer’) 紅花山梗菜

Cardinal Flower (Lobelia fulgens 'Elmfeuer') 紅花山梗菜

Cardinal Flower (Lobelia fulgens ‘Elmfeuer’) 紅花山梗菜

Cardinal Flower buds are forming.  (Lobelia fulgens 'Elmfeuer') 紅花山梗菜花苞形成中.

Cardinal Flower buds are forming. (Lobelia fulgens ‘Elmfeuer’) 紅花山梗菜花苞形成中.

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Cardinal Flower (Lobelia fulgens ‘Elmfeuer’) seedlings. 紅花山梗菜的小實生苗.

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Cardinal Flower (Lobelia fulgens ‘Elmfeuer’) seed pods mature and dry. 紅花山梗菜的種子莢成熟並乾燥了.

This striking perennial is magnet of bees, butterflies and humming birds!  Hardy and easy to grow.  Best growing in full sun to partial shade location in moist soil.  Suitable for pond or waterside.  All plant is red, bright red flowers from summer to fall. Long blooming time. Mature size: 3′(H)X2′(W).  USDA Zones:6-10.  Easy to propagate by seeds, cuttings or division.  Plant is toxic if ingested.

它是很美的多年生草花,也是吸引蜂蝶及蜂鳥的蜜源植物!  強健易於栽種.  種植以全日照到半日照處的偏濕土壤為佳.  很適合池塘或水邊栽種.  全株紅色,鮮紅色的唇狀花由夏開到秋,花期很長.  成熟植株高度3呎左右,寬幅2呎左右.  耐寒性可耐熱性佳.  以種子或扦插或分株的方式來繁殖.  植株有毒勿食.

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How to grow Amaryllis family from seeds — Floating method 如何孵孤挺家族植物的種子– 水漂法

How to grow Amaryllis family from seeds — Floating method 如何孵孤挺家族植物的種子– 水漂法

Put flakes like thin seeds in a glass of clean water, seeds will float on the water.   Change water if needed. 種子放在裝半杯清水的容器裡,種子會漂浮. 水濁該換水須換水.

Put flakes like thin seeds in a glass of clean water, seeds will float on the water. Change water if needed. 種子放在裝半杯清水的容器裡,種子會漂浮. 水濁該換水須換水.

In partial shade or dapple shade location in room temperature.  Seeds will start to germinate in one week.  半日照或散光下於室溫環境約一周會陸續發芽. 發芽後可撈出個別種植.

In partial shade or dapple shade location in room temperature. Seeds will start to germinate in one week.
半日照或散光下於室溫環境約一周會陸續發芽. 發芽後可撈出個別種植.

After planting the sprouted seeds individually In partial shade or dapple shade location just few days they are growing the first leaf! 將發芽的種子撈出個別種在半日照或散光下於室溫環境沒幾天就長出第一片葉片了!

After planting the sprouted seeds individually In partial shade or dapple shade location just few days they are growing the first leaf!
將發芽的種子撈出個別種在半日照或散光下於室溫環境沒幾天就長出第一片葉片了!

Easy and fun!  When seeds sprout, just pick the sprouted seeds and plant them in a pot individually. 簡單好玩的孵種方式!  等出芽後,撈出發芽的種子個別盆植即可.

Northern Catalpa/Cigar Tree (Catalpa speciosa) 黃金樹/西美梓

Northern Catalpa/Cigar Tree (Catalpa speciosa) 黃金樹/西美梓

Northern Catalpa/Cigar Tree flowers in summer.(Catalpa speciosa) 黃金樹/西美梓夏天開的花.

Northern Catalpa/Cigar Tree flowers in summer.(Catalpa speciosa) 黃金樹/西美梓夏天開的花.

Northern Catalpa/Cigar Tree (Catalpa speciosa) 黃金樹/西美梓

Northern Catalpa/Cigar Tree (Catalpa speciosa) 黃金樹/西美梓

Northern Catalpa/Cigar Tree (Catalpa speciosa) 黃金樹/西美梓

Northern Catalpa/Cigar Tree (Catalpa speciosa) 黃金樹/西美梓

They are flowering right now in the city!  It is beautiful when they bloom in late spring to early summer.  Large heart shaped leaves.  Very hardy and easy growing large tree in full sun location.   Long seed pods do look like lots of long cigars hanging among the branches in late summer to early fall.  USDA Zones:4-9.  Mature size:40’+(H) X 10′(W).  Plant parts are toxic if ingested.  Fast growing.  A good shade tree.

西美梓現在正是花期市內到處可以看到它們開花!  很大片的心形葉.  春末夏初開花蠻漂亮的,夏末秋初長長的種莢成熟看起來的確像是一堆長長的雪茄掛在樹上. 很耐寒.  強健. 容易栽種在全日照處.  容易由種子繁殖. 成熟株高40呎以上,寬幅10呎左右.  植株有毒勿食.  生長快速.  很不錯的遮蔭樹種.

Reference links: 參考網站連結:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Catalpa_speciosa

https://zh.wikipedia.org/wiki/%E6%A2%93%E6%9C%A8

http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/2315/