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Blue Amaryllis (Worsleya rayneri) 藍色孤挺花

Blue Amaryllis (Worsleya rayneri) 藍色孤挺花

2017-06-20 Blue Amaryllis (Worsleya rayneri) 藍色孤挺花 - Copy

Blue Amaryllis (Worsleya rayneri) 藍色孤挺花

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Blue Amaryllis (Worsleya rayneri) 1 year old sized bulb. 藍色孤挺花一歲大的球.

This is one of many gardener’s dream plants!  Gorgeous large blue flowers in summer!!   Check the reference links to see why!  Finally able to grow one! 🙂 Tropical bulbous perennial. Unique sickle shaped of blue-green leaves.  Easy to moderate level. Best growing in full sun to partial shade location in well drain soil/medium.   USDA Zones:9-11.  Mature size:1′-1.5′(H/W). Propagate by seeds, bulbs, bulbils, offsets or division.  Suitable for containers.

這是許多愛花人的夢想植物!  夏天開超美的藍色大花!!  花照請看底下的連結就知道為什麼了.  終於得償夙願!  🙂   熱帶多年生球根花卉. 特別的鐮刀狀葉片大概是未開花植株的可辨識的特色.  種植難度簡單到中等.  最好種植在全日照到半日照處,排水良好的土壤介質中.  喜熱不耐寒.  成熟株高/寬幅1-1.5呎.  繁殖以種子,球根,子球,側芽或分株的方式來進行.  適合盆植.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Worsleya                                                           https://zh.wikipedia.org/zh-tw/%E8%97%8D%E8%89%B2%E5%AD%A4%E6%8C%BA%E8%8A%B1         http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/151652/#b

Black Sweet William (Dianthus barbatus ‘Sooty’) 黑石竹

Black Sweet William (Dianthus barbatus ‘Sooty’) 黑石竹

 

2017-06-09Dianthus barbatus nigrescens Sooty (Medium)

Black Sweet William (Dianthus barbatus ‘Sooty’) 黑石竹

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Black Sweet William (Dianthus barbatus ‘Sooty’) foliage and stems are also green with dark red. 黑石竹的莖葉也是綠中帶著暗紅.

Very cold hardy!   Biennial or perennial.  Unique dark red fragrant flowers in summer.  Flowers attract bees and butterflies. The first year seedlings remain evergreen and small as ground cover and the second year grow taller and fuller then develop flowers.  The foliage also dark red with a bit green.  Easy to grow.  Best growing in full sun to partial shade location.  USDA Zones:2-9. Mature size:1′-1.5′(H) X 9″-12″(W).  Propagate by seeds.  Self seeds easily.  Suitable for growing in containers.  Good for cut flower.    If keep dead heading the spent flowers will prolong the life span.

極其耐寒強健!  二年生或多年生草花.  奇特的暗紅接近黑色的芳香花朵於夏天綻放.  花頗吸引蜂蝶.  種子種起的第一年其小苗在冬天為常綠地被且維持小小的株型但隔年則生長加快變高變茂盛且開出花朵來.  容易栽種.  最好栽種在全日照到半日照處. 極耐寒也有一定程度耐熱.  成熟株高1-1.5呎,寬幅9-12吋. 繁殖方式以種子來進行.  容易自行落子繁殖.  適合盆植. 適合切花.  若能花謝後摘除不讓結子則能延長其壽命.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/37998/#b                    http://www.perennials.com/plants/dianthus-barbatus-sooty.html                                   http://www.thompson-morgan.com/flowers/flower-seeds/perennial-and-biennial-seeds/dianthus-barbatus-nigrescens-sooty/2017TM

Reblooming Iris ‘Mother Earth’續開型鳶尾

Reblooming Iris ‘Mother Earth’續開型鳶尾

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Reblooming Iris ‘Mother Earth’ has large fragrant flowers! 這品種的續開型鳶尾花大又香!

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Hand pollinate Iris. 幫續開鳶尾花人工授粉.

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Reblooming Iris ‘Mother Earth'(male) hybridize with ‘Pagan Dance'(female). The seed pods are forming! 續開型鳶尾玩雜交亂點鴛鴦譜,有開始結果莢了!

Reliable re-bloomer! Cold hardy evergreen perennial with large flowers in late spring early summer to fall.  Its flower is bicolor with lavender and cream, the flower fragrance reminds me candy! Easy to grow.  Best growing in full sun location in well drained soil.  USDA Zones:3-9. Mature size:3′-4′(H) X 1′-2′(W).  Propagate by division.  Medium growth rate.  Plant is toxic if ingested.  Suitable in container.  Excellent in alpine/rock garden or perennial garden.  Suitable for cut flower.

很讚的續開型鳶尾!   耐寒強健常綠的多年生草花. 春末夏初開到秋天. 這品種是雙色花,粉紫色與乳黃色. 花很大朵,它的花香有點像是糖果香!  容易栽種.  最好栽種在全日照處的排水佳的土壤.  耐寒也有一定程度的耐熱.  成熟株高3-4呎,寬幅1-2呎.  繁殖方式以分株的方式來進行.  長速不慢.  植株有毒勿食.  適合盆植.  很適合岩砌花園種植或是全日照的草花花園種植.  可做切花.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/35774/#b                               https://garden.org/plants/view/95820/Tall-Bearded-Iris-Iris-Mother-Earth/           https://www.schreinersgardens.com/mother-earth

Blue Fountain Bamboo (Fargesia nitida) 華西箭竹

Blue Fountain Bamboo (Fargesia nitida) 華西箭竹

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Blue Fountain Bamboo (Fargesia nitida) 華西箭竹

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Blue Fountain Bamboo (Fargesia nitida) cane is blue green. 華西箭竹的竹桿是藍綠色的.

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Blue Fountain Bamboo (Fargesia nitida) foliage. 華西箭竹的葉.

One of the tropical bamboos.  Clump forming.  Easy to grow.  Best growing in partial shade to light shade  location.  The bamboo canes is blue green, very pretty!  USDA Zones:6/7-11. Some gardeners said zone 6.  Mature size:15′-20′(H) X 10′-12′(W).  Propagate by seed, cuttings, bulbs/root shoots or division.  Fast growing.  Suitable for containers.

華西箭竹為禾本科箭竹屬, 它是熊貓喜歡吃的竹子種類之一. 叢生型. 容易栽種.  最好栽種在半日照到散光處. 竹桿為藍綠色,很是好看!  喜熱,不甚耐寒.  成熟株高可達15-20呎,寬幅10-12呎.  盆植則小得多.  繁殖以種子,扦插,帶筍的根芽或分株的方式來進行.  生長速度快.  可盆植.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

https://zh.wikipedia.org/zh-tw/%e5%8d%8e%e8%a5%bf%e7%ae%ad%e7%ab%b9          http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/70103/

Black Bamboo(Phyllostachys nigra)墨竹/紫竹

Black Bamboo(Phyllostachys nigra墨竹/紫竹

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Black Bamboo(Phyllostachys nigra)墨竹/紫竹

Very unique bamboo!  Young bamboo is green and then age to purple black!  Excellent material for craft!  Beautiful as it is as garden ornamental plant!  Easy to grow.  Best growing in full sun to partial shade location.  USDA Zones:6-9.  Mature size:15′-30′(H) when growing in the ground.  In colder climate will require a good layer of mulch to over winter.  Suitable in container.  Propagate by seeds, cuttings, bulbs/root shoots/offsets or division.  Fast growing!  Could be invasive.

奇特的竹類! 新的竹桿為綠色然後成熟轉為紫黑色!  作為手工藝材料極有特色! 在花園內極具觀賞價值! 容易栽種.  最好栽種在全日照到半日照處. 喜溫暖但也具一定程度上的耐寒. 地植成熟株高可達15-30呎.  冬天最好可以覆以落葉積層來保護.  可以盆植.  繁殖以種子,扦插,根莖的芽點/側芽或分株的方式來進行.  生長速度快!   地植可能為強勢植物.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/1793/                               http://baike.baidu.com/view/295637.htm?fromtitle=%E5%A2%A8%E7%AB%B9&fromid=10800164&type=syn

White Feather Hosta (Hosta ‘White Feather’) 玉簪 ‘白羽’

White Feather Hosta (Hosta ‘White Feather’) 玉簪 ‘白羽’

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White Feather Hosta (Hosta ‘White Feather’) 玉簪 ‘白羽’

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White Feather Hosta (Hosta ‘White Feather’) 玉簪 ‘白羽’

Cold hardy perennial.  Easy to grow.  Best growing in partial shade to full shade location. Mauve or lavender flowers in early summer to early fall.  Excellent for shade garden and woodland garden!  Suitable for growing in containers.  USDA Zones:3-9.  Mature size:1.5′-2′(H) X 9″-1′(W).  Propagate by seeds, offsets or division.

耐寒強健的多年生草花. 容易栽種.  最好栽種在半日照到全蔭處. 淡紫色花叢夏初開到秋初.  很適合種在較陰暗的偏蔭花園及林地花園! 也適合盆植.  耐寒也耐熱.  成熟株高1.5-2呎,寬幅9吋到1呎.  繁殖以種子,側芽或分株的方式來進行.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/55936/                               http://www.brecksbulbs.ca/product/White-Feather-Hosta

Dobo Lily or Scarborough Lily(Cyrtanthus) 垂筒花

Dobo Lily or Scarborough Lily (Cyrtanthus) 垂筒花

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Dobo Lily or Scarborough Lily (Cyrtanthus) dried seed pods with tiny, very fine seeds. 垂筒花的乾種莢與非常細小的種子.

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Dobo Lily or Scarborough Lily (Cyrtanthus) seeds germination in about 2 weeks. 垂筒花的種子約2週孵出.

Tropical tender bulbous perennial.  Evergreen.  Native in South Africa.  Easy to grow.  Best growing in full sun to partial shade location.  Red/pink/salmon/yellow/white tube like flowers in late spring to early summer.  Flowers attract bees butterflies and humming birds.  Cyrtanthus breviflorus is the easiest and common one in the genus.  USDA Zones:9-11. Mature size:1′-1.5′(H/W).  Propagate by seeds, bulbs, offsets or division.  Suitable for growing in containers.

熱帶球根花卉.  常綠. 原生於南非. 容易栽種.  最好栽種在全日照到半日照處.  紅/粉紅/鮭魚色/黃/白色管狀花於春末夏初盛開.  花頗吸引蜂蝶與蜂鳥.  Cyrtanthus breviflorus這物種是該屬植物最常見的. 喜熱不耐寒.  成熟株高/寬幅1-1.5呎.  繁殖以種子,球根,側芽,分株等方式來進行.  適合盆植.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cyrtanthus                    http://pacificbulbsociety.org/pbswiki/index.php/Cyrtanthus                           http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/198201/