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Golden Chain Tree (Laburnum anagyroides) 毒豆

Golden Chain Tree (Laburnum anagyroides) 毒豆

Golden Chain Tree (Laburnum anagyroides) 毒豆

Golden Chain Tree (Laburnum anagyroides) 毒豆

Golden Chain Tree (Laburnum anagyroides) 毒豆

Golden Chain Tree (Laburnum anagyroides) 毒豆

Golden Chain Tree is rather popular in spring. (Laburnum anagyroides) 毒豆在春天時開花時蠻受歡迎的.

Golden Chain Tree is rather popular in spring. (Laburnum anagyroides) 毒豆在春天時開花時蠻受歡迎的.

Golden Chain Tree is rather popular in spring. (Laburnum anagyroides) 毒豆在春天時開花時蠻受歡迎的.

Golden Chain Tree is rather popular in spring. (Laburnum anagyroides) 毒豆在春天時開花時蠻受歡迎的.

2016-02-23Golden Chain Seeds (Large)

Golden Chain Tree (Laburnum anagyroides) seeds. 毒豆的種子.

Beautiful small flowering tree!  Bean family, fragrant yellow flowers in clusters blooming in late spring to early summer.  Common seen in small garden or in group to form a flowering tunnel.  Easy to grow and propagate.  Best growing in full sun to partial shade location.  It is native in Central and Southern Europe.  USDA Zones:5-7. Mature size:15′-25′(H) x 10′-12′(W).  Propagate by seeds or soft wood cuttings.

豆科毒豆屬的小型庭園樹.  春末夏初時開黃色長花串,有香味.  多種於小型庭園或做成花隧道一樣的造景. 容易栽種及繁殖.  不耐熱.  成熟株高15-25呎高,寬幅10-12呎.    全日照到半日照.  繁殖以種子或新枝條扦插為主.

Reference links: 參考網站連結:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Laburnum_anagyroides http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/2194/

Beautyberry (Callicarpa americana) 北美紫珠

Beautyberry (Callicarpa americana) 北美紫珠

Beautyberry (Callicarpa americana) in fall. 秋末的北美紫珠

Beautyberry (Callicarpa americana) in fall. 秋末的北美紫珠

Beautyberry (Callicarpa americana) in fall. 秋末的北美紫珠

Beautyberry (Callicarpa americana) in fall. 秋末的北美紫珠

Beautyberry (Callicarpa americana) in winter snow. 冬雪中的北美紫珠

Beautyberry (Callicarpa americana) in winter snow. 冬雪中的北美紫珠

Beautyberry (Callicarpa americana) foliage and fruit. 北美紫珠的葉及果.

Beautyberry (Callicarpa americana) foliage and fruit. 北美紫珠的葉及果.

This hardy shrub is value with its ripen purple berries from mid summer throughout all winter.  Very hardy and easy to grow.  It prefers in full sun to partial shade location.  Small pale pink or white flowers in spring and its fruit ripe to turn bright purple, very pretty!   Flowers attract bees and butterflies.  Mature size:4′-6′(H) and (W).   USDA Zones:6-10.   Propagate by seeds or soft wood cuttings.    Birds and deer love its berries but plant is toxic if ingested by human!  (Plant can be used as insect repellents.)

此為強健的落葉灌木,種植以它的紫色成熟果實為其秋冬觀果及賞鳥價值.  最好栽種在全日照到半日照處.   春開白色小花夏末果實成熟轉成紫色.  花吸引蜂蝶.   果實吸引鳥類與鹿.  但對人有毒不可食用!(植株可提煉用來製作驅蟲劑.)  用種子或新枝扦插來繁殖.  成熟植株高及寬幅皆為4-6呎.