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Garlic Vine (Mansoa alliacea) 蒜香藤

Garlic Vine (Mansoa alliacea) 蒜香藤

2017-07-17Garlic Vine (Mansoa alliacea) 蒜香藤 (2) - Copy

Garlic Vine (Mansoa alliacea) seedling is showing the leaves. 蒜香藤小苗展葉了.

2017-07-05 Garlic Vine (Mansoa alliacea) 蒜香藤 (2) - Copy

Garlic Vine (Mansoa alliacea) seeds germination in about 2 weeks. 蒜香藤的種子約2週發芽.

2016-05-16Garlic Vine (Medium)

Garlic Vine (Mansoa alliacea) has very few viable seeds in a seed pod.蒜香藤種莢內的有效種子很少.

Also known as: Cydista aequinoctialis.  Tropical flowering vine.  Native to tropical South America.  This perennial foliage and flowers has garlic scent.  Easy to grow.  Best growing in full sun to partial shade location.     Evergreen in tropical climate.  Fragrant medium sized mauve/lavender blooming from late spring to fall, very long blooming time!  Flowers attract bees, butterflies and birds.  USDA Zones:9-11.  Mature size:12′-15′(H)/(L).  Propagate by seeds, layering or cuttings.  Fast growing.  Suitable for growing in containers.  Not many viable seeds in a seed pod.

原生於南美的熱帶多年生開花藤類.  因其花葉均有大蒜的氣味,故得此名. 容易栽種.  最好栽種在全日照到半日照處.  熱帶地區植株為全年常綠.  中型花朵為淺藍紫色,於春末開到秋季,花期非常長!  花為頗吸引蜂蝶與鳥類的蜜源.  喜熱不耐寒.  成熟株高/藤長12-15呎.  繁殖以種子,壓條/高壓或扦插的方式來進行.  生長速度快.  適合盆植.  種莢中的有效種子數不高.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mansoa_alliacea                               https://zh.wikipedia.org/zh-tw/%E8%92%9C%E9%A6%99%E8%97%A4      http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/119636/                http://www.plantsrescue.com/tag/garlic-vine/                                         https://www.rareflora.com/cydistaaec.htm

White Veined Dutchman’s Pipe (Aristolochia fimbriata) 白紋馬兜鈴

White Veined Dutchman’s Pipe (Aristolochia fimbriata) 白紋馬兜鈴


White Veined Dutchman’s Pipe (Aristolochia fimbriata) seeds. 白紋馬兜鈴的種子.

2018-07-06 White Veined Dutchman's Pipe (Aristolochia fimbriata) 白紋馬兜鈴 (2) - Copy

White Veined Dutchman’s Pipe (Aristolochia fimbriata) seeds germination about 6 months. 白紋馬兜鈴的種子約半年才孵出.

Tropical perennial low climber with interesting flowers!  Green foliage has white veined marking.  Easy to grow.  Best growing in partial shade to full shade location.  Green and maroon flowers bloom from late spring to fall.  Long blooming time!  USDA Zones:7-9. Mature size:6″-12″(H) X 3′-4′(W).  Can be used as ground cover.   Propagate by seeds, layering or cuttings.  Drought tolerant once establish.  Plant is toxic if ingested.

熱帶多年生草花低矮的爬藤,這種爬藤所開的小花像是小小的煙斗,很有意思! 綠葉有著白色的網紋很具觀賞價值.  容易栽種.  最好栽種在半日照到全蔭處. 綠花上有著暗紅色花紋,花期很長從春末開到秋天.  喜熱不耐寒.  成熟植株不高僅6吋到1呎多高,寬幅達3-4呎. 能當作地被來種植.  繁殖以種子,壓條或扦插方式來進行. 植株生長穩定後頗為耐旱.  植株有毒勿食.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aristolochia_fimbriata           http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/63661/

Purple Chinese Hat (Holmskioldia tettensis) 蝶心花

Purple Chinese Hat (Holmskioldia tettensis) 蝶心花

Flower image see links below. 花照請看以下連結.


Purple Chinese Hat Seeds. (Holmskioldia tettensis) 蝶心花的種子.

Tropical shrub/climber with unique flowers blooming almost all year around.  Flowers attract bees, butterflies and hummingbirds!   Plants flower all year around in violet/lilac butterfly like flower in center of the rosy pink bracket.  Lovely!  Easy to grow.  Best growing in full sun to partial shade location.  USDA Zones:9-11.  Mature size:8′-10′(H) X 4′-6′(W). Propagate by seeds, layering or cuttings.

冬紅花屬的灌木/木質藤.  它是熱帶開花灌木/藤有著幾乎全年盛開的蝴蝶形的藍紫色花,粉紅色的花萼比真正的花還要顯眼. 花頗吸引蜂蝶與蜂鳥.  很美! 容易栽種.  最好栽種在全日照到半日照處.  喜熱不耐寒.  成熟株高8-10呎,寬幅4-6呎.  繁殖以種子,壓條或扦插方式來進行.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

http://www.logees.com/purple-chinese-hat-plant-holmskioidia-tettensis.html       http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/2446/#b                                                                                      https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Karomia_speciosa                                                        http://toptropicals.com/catalog/uid/HOLMSKIOLDIA_TAITENSIS.htm