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White Toad-lily (Tricyrtis ‘White Towers’) 白花油點草

White Toad-lily (Tricyrtis ‘White Towers’) 白花油點草

White Toad-lily (Tricyrtis ‘White Towers’) seeds. 白花油點草種子.

White Toad-lily (Tricyrtis ‘White Towers’) seeds. 白花油點草種子.

Hardy perennial.  Easy to grow. Best growing in partial shade to full shade location in moist soil.  White flowers in late summer to frost/late fall.   Good for cut flower.  USDA Zones:5-9.  Mature size:2′-3′(H) X 1′-1.5′(W).  Propagate by seeds, cuttings or division.    Good for woodland garden.

強健多年生草花.  容易栽種.  最好栽種在半日照到全蔭處的濕潤土壤.  夏末到秋末開白色花.  適合切花.  耐寒也耐熱.  成熟株高2-3呎,寬幅1-1.5呎.  繁殖以種子,扦插或分株的方式來進行.  適合用於林地型花園.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

http://www.perennials.com/plants/tricyrtis-white-towers.html                              http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/70948/

Carolina Jasmine (Gelsemium sempervirens) 法國香水花

Carolina Jasmine (Gelsemium sempervirens) 法國香水花

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Carolina Jasmine (Gelsemium sempervirens) seeds. 法國香水花的種子.


Very fragrant flowering vine.   Easy to grow.  Best growing in full sun to partial shade location.   Fragrant yellow flowers in spring to summer.  Flowers attract bees and butterflies.  USDA Zones:7-11.  Mature size:15′-20′(L)/(H) X 6′-8′(W).   Propagate by seeds, cuttings or division.  Plant is toxic if ingested.

很香的開花藤.  容易栽種. 最好栽種在全日照到半日照處.  黃色的香花從春天開到夏天.  花頗吸引蜂蝶.  喜熱不甚耐寒.  成熟株高/長15-20呎,寬幅6-8呎.  繁殖以種子,扦插或分株的方式來進行.  植株有毒勿食.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gelsemium_sempervirens                                        http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/1262/


Wild Petunia/Violet Ruellia(Ruellia tuberosa) 消渴草/塊莖蘆莉草

Wild Petunia/Violet Ruellia(Ruellia tuberosa) 消渴草/塊莖蘆莉草
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Wild Petunia/Violet Ruellia(Ruellia tuberosa) seeds. 消渴草/塊莖蘆莉草的種子.

Hardy perennial/medicinal herb.  Easy to grow.  Best growing in full sun to partial shade location.  Mid spring to early fall plant blooms with violet flowers.  Long blooming time!
Flowers attract bees butterflies and hummingbirds. USDA Zones:6-10.  Mature size:1.5′-2′(H) X 6″-12″(W). Propagate by seeds, cuttings or division.
強健的多年生草花/藥用植物. 容易栽種.  最好栽種在全日照到半日照處.  仲春到初秋開藍紫色花.  花期很長. 花頗吸引蜂蝶與蜂鳥.  耐寒性不錯也耐熱.  成熟株高1.5-2呎,寬幅6吋到1呎.  繁殖以種子,扦插或分株的方式來進行.
Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

Azores Bellflower (Azorina vidalii or Campanula vidalii) 亞速爾風鈴草



Azores Bellflower (Azorina vidalii or Campanula vidalii) seeds. 亞速爾風鈴草的種子.


Azores Bellflower (Azorina vidalii or Campanula vidalii) seeds germination rather easy –in about 2 weeks. 亞速爾風鈴草蠻容易發芽的,約2週.

This rare plant is native in Azores. It is a dwarf flowering sub-shrub/perennial/succulent.  Easy to grow.  Best growing in full sun location.  Waxy foliag and pink flowers in bell shaped in late spring to summer.  Flowers attract bees and butterflies.  USDA Zones:9-11.  Mature size:1’-2’(H/W).   Propagate by seeds, cuttings or division.  Excellent for rock garden.  Good for growing in containers.

這種罕見的植物原生於北大西洋的亞述爾群島.  它是低矮的開花亞灌木/多年生植物/多肉植物.  容易栽種. 最好栽種在全日照處.  有著蠟光革質的花與葉,其花於春末夏季間開粉紅色鈴狀小花.  花頗吸引蜂蝶.  喜熱不耐寒.  成熟株高/寬幅為1-2呎.  繁殖以種子,扦插或分株的方式來進行.  適合種植於岩砌花園.  適合盆植.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Azorina                                     https://www.anniesannuals.com/plants/view/?id=201                                           http://www.plant-world-seeds.com/store/view_seed_item/206

Black Gojiberry (Lycium ruthenicum Murr.) 黑果枸杞

Black Gojiberry (Lycium ruthenicum Murr.) 黑果枸杞


Black Gojiberry (Lycium ruthenicum Murr.) berries (left) and seeds (right). 黑果枸杞的乾果(左)及種子(右).


Black Gojiberry (Lycium ruthenicum Murr.) dried berries taste not too sweet but with nice flavour. 黑果枸杞乾果嘗起來微甜但有特殊風味.


Black Gojiberry (Lycium ruthenicum Murr.) each berry contains many seeds. 黑果枸杞 一枚乾果裡有好幾顆種子.


Black Gojiberry (Lycium ruthenicum Murr.) seeds germinate rather easy in warm and moist environment. 黑果枸杞種子在溫暖濕潤的環境下很容易發芽.

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Black Gojiberry (Lycium ruthenicum Murr.) seeds germination easily in moist sunny location. 黑果枸杞的種子於濕潤光照強的環境下很快就發芽.

Cold hardy shrub with edible fruit, prickly though.  😦   This well branched low height shrub is easy to grow.  Best growing in full sun to partial shade location.  Drought tolerant once plant is established.  Small magenta/purple flowers in late spring to summer then the fruit ripe to deep purple-black.  Many small seeds in each berry.   Silvery green foliage with ripe dark berries has its unique look!  Flowers attract bees and butterflies.  Ripe fruit attract birds and wildlife to feed on and edible for human.   USDA Zones:5-10. Mature size:1′-6′(H) X 4′-5′(W). Propagate by seeds, cuttings or division.  Medicinal.   Nitraria (Nitraria tangutorum Bor.) is very similar with black gojiberry but each berry only has one large seed.)

耐寒強健的灌木著生可食性莓果,蠻多刺的.  😦  它容易栽種,其灌木低矮自然分支多.  最好栽種在全日照到半日照處.  植株生長穩定後頗為耐旱. 春末到夏天開桃紅/紫色小花.  銀灰綠的葉片搭配熟成紫黑色的果實頗為好看!  花頗吸引蜂蝶. 熟果除人類可食外亦吸引鳥類與其他野生動物前來覓食.  耐寒也耐熱.  成熟株高1-6呎,寬幅4-5呎.  繁殖方式以種子,扦插或分株方式來進行.  藥用.  唐古特白刺(學名Nitraria tangutorum Bor.) 果實外型跟黑枸杞果實很相似但一枚果實內僅一枚種子,黑枸杞則有數個小種子.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lycium_ruthenicum                          https://zh.wikipedia.org/zh-tw/%E9%BB%91%E6%9E%9C%E6%9E%B8%E6%9D%9E         http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/228555/                     http://big5.xinhuanet.com/gate/big5/www.qh.xinhuanet.com/ldx/2013-09/26/c_117523785.htm http://web.archive.org/web/20160305015817/http://db.kib.ac.cn/eflora/view/search/chs_contents.aspx?CPNI=CPNI-095-27394

Ball Moss (Tillandsia recurvate) 球青苔

Ball Moss (Tillandsia recurvate) 球青苔


Ball Moss (Tillandsia recurvate) plants divisions from tree branches. 球青苔從樹枝上拆解下來的分株.

Tropical tender perennial.  Easy to grow.   Best growing in light shade location.  Small blue/violet flowers bloom all year around. USDA Zones:8-11.  Mature size: 6″-1′(H/W). Propagate by seeds, cutting or division. Drought tolerant.

熱帶不耐寒多年生植物.  容易栽種.  最好栽種在散光處.  全年可開小小的藍紫色花.  喜熱不耐寒.  成熟株高6吋到1呎,寬幅亦同.  繁殖以種子扦插或分株方式來進行.  耐旱.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tillandsia_recurvata http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/2061/

Taro/Elephant Ear (Colocasia esculenta) 芋頭

Taro/Elephant Ear (Colocasia esculenta) 芋頭



Taro/Elephant Ear (Colocasia esculenta) bulb and offsets. 芋頭的球根與側芽芽點.

Tropical tender perennial/vegetable/aquatic plant.  Easy to grow.  Best growing in full sun to partial shade location.  USDA Zones:8-11. Mature size:2′-3′(H)/(W).   Suitable for containers.  Edible bulbs and leave with stem.  Its large leaves can be used as food wrap.

熱帶不耐寒多年生/蔬菜/水生植物.  容易栽種. 最好栽種在全日照到半日照處. 植株喜熱不耐寒.  成熟株高2-3呎,寬幅亦同.  適合盆植.  球根與莖葉可以料理食用.  偌大的葉片可作為食物包裹使用.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

http://www.plantdelights.com/Article/Colocasia-Elephant-Ears          http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/188/