Pepper (Piper nigrum) 胡椒
Aronia (Aronia melanocarpa)野櫻莓
Cold hardy flowering shrub with edible berries. Good for planting as hedge. Easy to grow. Best growing in full sun to partial shade location. Late spring with small white flowers in clusters. Flowers attract bees. Foliage has nice orange red fall color. Berries are either red or black when the fruit are ripe in fall. Berries are usually acidic when eating straight so most of time are used for beverage, jam or canned fruit for pie. USDA Zones:3-8. Mature size:3′-6′(H/W). Propagate by seeds or cuttings.
強健耐寒的開花性灌木其果實可食. 適合用做綠籬. 容易栽種. 最好栽種在全日照到半日照處. 春末開白色成簇的小花. 花為頗吸引蜂類的蜜源. 秋末時葉色會由綠轉橘紅明亮的秋色. 果實依品種有的熟果是紅的,有的是黑的. 果實很富營養但生食頗酸澀. 通常製成果汁果醬或醃製後做成甜點則頗為美味. 喜冷不耐熱. 成熟株高/寬幅為3-6呎. 繁殖方式以種子或扦插方式來進行.
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Purple Passion Flower vine (Passiflora ‘Amethyst’) 西番蓮’紫水晶’
Beautiful purple flowers, not small size. The flowers has unique fragrance. Easy to grow as tropical flowering vine, hardy. Best in full sun location. Fruit is orange colour and flesh is not as tasty as market fruit varieties but it is still edible. Winter hardiness to around -8C. One of the common Passiflora varities in Northern America.
生長快速,多花,強健,果皮為橘色,果肉可食用但味道不怎樣,無法跟市面售的百香果相較. 耐寒性高且抗病力強. 此品是北美常見的品種之一.
Nemophila menziesii ‘Penny Black’ 粉蝶花
Annual, very unique colour! Its flower color is deep purple almost black with white rim, very easy to grow from seeds or stem cuttings. Best growing this in sun or partial shade location. Mature size is 10cm H X 30cm W.
一年生草花,容易以種子或扦插來繁殖. 春夏開花,小巧的紫黑色帶白邊的花瓣配上厚厚的像多肉植物的小葉,植株低矮,適合生長於全日照或半日照的通風環境. 成熟株高為10公分,寬幅為30公分.
It goes well with bright colour flowers or plants with variegated foliage. This plant will self-seed. They are now growing indoor by the window. Happy spring! 🙂
這和花色鮮豔的花或斑葉的植物會很出色. 它很容易自行結子繁殖. 這些是我室內靠窗處播種到開花的. 希望你們會喜歡!
鐵線蓮 ‘甜秋’ Clematis ‘Sweet autumn’
Very hardy clematis vine, prefers in full sun location. It blooms from late summer to late full with small but many white single fragrant flowers, fast growing, will require climbing support. Can be propagated by seeds or stem cuttings/layering.
它是爬藤,植栽非常強健耐寒,需全日照才長的好. 花期從夏末開花開到秋末,有時到冬初. 花小而多,白色單瓣小花有著像香草般的香味,生長勢強而快速,需要攀爬用支架. 用種子或扦插/壓條來繁殖.
大花扶桑Dwarf hardy Hibiscus(Hibiscus moscheutos)
Love the big blooms! This one is big, it measures over 12 inches across–although it is not the biggest one in my garden. The biggest one is 13 inches across! It is troublesome to take a picture with tape measure even with camera on timer…
我愛這種大花扶桑! 這朵雖大,經量尺丈量略超過直徑12吋–雖然不是我花園最大的一朵花. 我的最大花記錄有直徑13吋喔! 蠻難邊拿量尺邊拍它的即使相機有定時自拍的設定…