Tag Archive | propagate by seeds or division

English Daisy (Bellis perennis) 雛菊

English Daisy (Bellis perennis) 雛菊

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English Daisy (Bellis perennis ‘Habanera Red’) 雛菊

Cold hardy biennial or perennial but in warm region it is treated as annual.  Easy to grow.  Best growing in full sun to partial shade location.  White/pink/red flowers in late spring to summer.   Flowers attract bees and butterflies.  USDA Zones:3-8.  Mature size:6″(H) X 6″-9″(W).  Propagate by seeds or division.

耐寒強健的二年生或多年生草花,但在溫暖的地區因不耐熱只能當一年生. 容易栽種.  最好栽種在全日照到半日照處. 春末到夏季開白/粉紅/紅色花.  花頗吸引蜂蝶.  喜冷不耐熱.  成熟株高6吋,寬幅6-9吋.  繁殖以種子或分株的方式來進行.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bellis_perennis                                                 https://zh.wikipedia.org/zh-tw/%e9%9b%9b%e8%8f%8a                                https://www.swallowtailgardenseeds.com/perennials/english_daisy.html     http://www.paghat.com/quilleddaisy.html

Sweetgrass or Vanilla Grass (Hierochloe odorata) 茅香

Sweetgrass or Vanilla Grass (Hierochloe odorata) 茅香

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Sweetgrass or Vanilla Grass (Hierochloe odorata) 茅香

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Sweetgrass or Vanilla Grass (Hierochloe odorata) 茅香

Native grass/herb in the most of parts of the world.  Cold hardy perennial.  Famous for its fragrance and medicinal uses.  It is considered holly and used for cleaning in many religions.   It is aromatic so also are used to flavor drinks and food.  When burn the leaves, the fragrance is like vanilla, hence the name.  Easy to grow.  Best growing in full sun to partial shade location in moist soil.  Fast growing.  USDA Zones:3-9. Mature size:1′-2′(H/W).  Propagate by seeds or division.  Medicinal.   Can be used to repel insects.

原生於幾乎世界各地的一種草/香草.  相當耐寒強健的多年生草本. 以其香味與藥用效果聞名. 甚至於很多地方認為它有神聖與清淨之效.   味道很香還被用於料理食物與飲料來添加香味.  葉片燻燃時的味道如同香莢蘭(香草)的香味,故又名香莢蘭草.   容易栽種.  最好栽種在全日照到半日照處的濕潤土壤.  生長速度快.  喜寒也耐熱.  成熟株高/寬幅1-2呎.  繁殖以種子或分株的方式來進行.  藥用.  可用於防蟲.

Reference links:   參考網站資料連結:                                                                                                                https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hierochloe_odorata                         https://zh.wikipedia.org/zh-tw/%e8%8c%85%e9%a6%99                       http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/50020/#b

Succulent-Living Stone (Lithops fulleri) 生石花or石頭玉

Succulent-Living Stone (Lithops fulleri) 生石花or石頭玉
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Succulent-Living Stone (Lithops fulleri) 生石花or石頭玉

Tropical perennial, succulent.  Very cute!  Plant has very low ground height and its succulent leaves look like rock.  Easy to grow.  Best in full sun location in well drained medium. White or yellow flowers in winter to spring. USDA Zones:9-10.  Mature size:1cm-10cm(H) X 3cm-10cm(W).  Propagate by seeds or division.  Excellent in small container or rock garden.
熱帶多年生,多肉植物. 非常可愛! 植株很低矮貼地且外型與石頭雷同.  容易栽種.  最好栽種在全日照處的排水良好的介質.  冬到春時開白色或黃色的小花.  喜熱不耐寒. 成熟株高1-10公分,寬幅3-10公分.  繁殖以種子或分株的方式來進行.  適合小盆栽種或地植於岩砌花園.
Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

Sweet Black-Eyed Susan (Rudbeckia subtomentosa’Henry Eilers’)芬芳黑眼金光菊

Sweet Black-Eyed Susan (Rudbeckia subtomentosa’Henry Eilers’)芬芳黑眼金光菊

2016-04-09 023 (Medium)

Sweet Black-Eyed Susan (Rudbeckia subtomentosa’Henry Eilers’) seeds. 芬芳黑眼金光菊的種子.

Cold hardy perennial. Easy to grow.  Best growing in full sun location. Sweet fragrant yellow flowers which the petals are rolled into tubes like, blooms in all summer and early fall. Flowers attract bees, butterflies and humming birds.  And its foliage also has sweet fragrance!   USDA Zones:4-8. Mature size:3′-5′(H) X 1′-2′(W). Propagate by seeds or division.

強健耐寒的多年生草花.  容易栽種.  最好栽種在全日照處.  黃色花朵有甜香味,花瓣兩側捲起有點像是管狀的,花期從夏季開到初秋.  花頗吸引蜂蝶與蜂鳥.  植株的枝葉也有甜香喔!  喜冷不耐熱. 成熟株高3-5呎,寬幅1-2呎.  繁殖以種子或分株的方式來進行.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:


Sundew (Drosera spatulata)小毛氈苔

Sundew (Drosera spatulata)小毛氈苔


Sundew (Drosera spatulata) seeds. 小毛氈苔的種子很細小.

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Sundew (Drosera spatulata) seeds germination in about 18 days. 小毛氈苔種子約18天左右孵出.

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Sundew (Drosera spatulata) seedlings are still very tiny. 小毛氈苔的小實生苗.

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Sundew (Drosera spatulata) seedlings are growing their first true leaf! 小毛氈苔實生苗長出第一片本葉了.

Small tropical carnivorous/insectivorous perennial.  Easy to grow.  Best growing in full sun to partial shade location in moist soil.  Small pink flowers in late spring to mid summer.  USDA Zones:9-11.   Mature size:3″-6″(H/W).  Propagate by seeds or division. Suitable growing in containers indoors.

小型熱帶多年生肉食/食蟲植物.  茅膏菜屬.  容易栽種.  最好栽種在全日照到半日照的濕潤土壤中.  春末到仲夏間開粉紅色小花.  喜熱不耐寒.  成熟株高/寬幅僅3-6吋.  繁殖方式以種子或分株方式來進行. 適合室內盆植.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Drosera_spatulata                                      https://zh.wikipedia.org/zh-tw/%e5%b0%8f%e6%af%9b%e6%b0%88%e8%8b%94  http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/86307/

Massonia wittebergensis 魔镜

Massonia wittebergensis 魔镜


Massonia wittebergensis seed germination. 魔镜的種子孵出.

2016-08-24 (27) (Medium)

Massonia wittebergensis seeds.  魔鏡的種子.

It is a small tender perennial.  Very low groundcover.  Native in  in southern Africa.  This bulbous perennial is best growing in full sun to partial shade location in well drained soil.  Best in gravel.  Small stemless white flowers in winter.  Flowers attract insects.  USDA Zones:9-11. Mature size:1/2″(H) X 1′-2′(W).  Propagate by seeds or division.

它是小型的不耐寒多年生草花.  貼地型的地被植物.  原生於非洲南部. 這類球根行多年生草花最好栽種於全日照到半日照處的排水良好的土壤,以礫土為佳. 冬天開小小白色無花梗的花. 花吸引昆蟲為之授粉.  喜熱不耐寒.  成熟株高僅1公分左右,寬幅1-2呎.  繁殖以種子或分株方式來進行.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

http://erikasplantmenagerie.blogspot.ca/2014/07/marvelous-massonia.html     http://pacificbulbsociety.org/pbswiki/index.php/Massonia                 https://www.google.ca/?gws_rd=ssl#q=Massonia+wittebergensis+%E4%B8%AD%E6%96%87

Leafy Arnica (Arnica montana) 山金車

Leafy Arnica (Arnica montana) 山金車


Mountain Arnica (Arnica montana) seeds and flowers. 山金車的種子與花.


Leafy Arnica (Arnica montana) seeds germinate quickly. (The 3rd day.) 山金車種子蠻快就發芽. (第3天)

Hardy perennial, native in Europe and North America.  It has history of using its flowers and roots for medicinal purpose.  Easy to grow.   Best growing in full sun to partial shade location.  Golden yellow daisy like flowers in mid summer.   Flowers attract bees and butterflies.  USDA Zones:4-8.  Mature size:1′-2′(H) X 1′-1.5′(W).  Propagate by seeds or division.  Toxic if ingested.  Medicinal herb.

強健的多年生草花,原生於歐洲及北美.  將其根部與花作為藥用外用有相當的歷史了. 容易栽種.  最好栽種在全日照到半日照處.  金黃色菊花樣子的花於仲夏間盛開.  花頗吸引蜂蝶.  耐寒但不是很耐熱.  株高1-2呎,寬幅1-1.5呎. 繁殖方式以種子或分株方式來進行.  它是藥用草藥.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arnica_montana                                           http://www.twwiki.com/wiki/%E5%B1%B1%E9%87%91%E8%BB%8A%E8%8A%B1      http://www.clarins.com.tw/%E7%A0%94%E7%A9%B6%E8%88%87%E7%99%BC%E5%B1%95-%E6%B4%BB%E6%80%A7%E6%88%90%E5%88%86/arnica_montana.html     http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/54285/                https://www.organicfacts.net/health-benefits/herbs-and-spices/arnica-montana.html