Tag Archive | tropical perennial

Job’s Tears (Coix lacryma-jobi ‘Maxima’) 佛珠薏仁or黃金薏苡

Job’s Tears (Coix lacryma-jobi ‘Maxima’) 佛珠薏仁or黃金薏苡

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Job’s Tears (Coix lacryma-jobi ‘Maxima’) 佛珠薏仁or黃金薏苡

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Job’s Tears (Coix lacryma-jobi ‘Maxima’) seeds germinate in about 10 days. 佛珠薏仁or黃金薏苡種子約10天發芽.

This variety fruit/seeds are golden to yellow pearl like shape instead of the common grey/dark tear shaped fruit/seeds.  Natural with a hole in the center for threading.   Edible grain and also good for beading for jewelry.  Tropical perennial/grass.  Easy to grow.  Best growing in full sun location.  USDA Zones:9-10.  Mature size:3′-4′(H) X 6″-1′(W).  Propagate by seeds or division.

這個品種的果/種子為金黃色圓珠狀與平時常見的灰黑色水滴狀的種子不同.  自然成形的中間孔洞很方便穿珠成串.  種子可以食用也常見用於首飾用串珠.  熱帶多年生草本/草類.  容易栽種.  最好栽種在全日照處.  喜熱不耐寒.  成熟株高3-4呎,寬幅6吋到1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:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Job%27s_tears                                  https://zh.wikipedia.org/zh-tw/%E8%96%8F%E7%B1%B3                https://www.itsfun.com.tw/%E8%96%8F%E8%8B%A1/wiki-6110036-1107806           http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/1868/

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Yellow Walking Iris (Trimezia martinicensis) 黃扇鳶尾

Yellow Walking Iris (Trimezia martinicensis) 黃扇鳶尾

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Yellow Walking Iris (Trimezia martinicensis) 黃扇鳶尾

Hardy tropical perennial.  Easy to grow.  Best growing in partial shade to light shade location in moist soil.  Yellow flowers bloom repeatedly all year around. Flowers attract bees, butterflies and hummingbirds.  USDA Zones:9-11.  Mature size:1′-2′(H) X 3″-6″(W).  Propagate by dividing rhizomes/bulbs, offsets.  Suitable for growing in containers indoors.  Plant is toxic if ingested.

強健的熱帶多年生草花.  容易栽種.  最好栽種在半日照到散光處的濕潤土壤.  全年可開黃色花朵.  花頗吸引蜂蝶與蜂鳥.  喜熱不耐寒.  成熟株高1-2呎,寬幅3-6吋.  繁殖以分株,走莖/側芽或地下莖.  適合室內盆植.  植株有毒勿食.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

http://lcdn.rimg.tw/shaucan/9116dbb7.pdf          http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/177981/            http://www.growingguides.com/PlantGuides/walkingIrisYellow.pdf

Fuchsia (Fuchsia ‘Shadow Dancer Marcia’) 吊鐘花

Fuchsia (Fuchsia ‘Shadow Dancer Marcia’) 吊鐘花

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Fuchsia (Fuchsia ‘Shadow Dancer Marcia’) is excellent in hanging basket in shady location to add color! 吊鐘花很適合樹蔭處的吊盆種植以增添顏色!

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Fuchsia (Fuchsia ‘Shadow Dancer Marcia’) flower shape does like a dancing dancer. 吊鐘花的花形真的很像是位忘情跳舞的舞者.

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Fuchsia (Fuchsia ‘Shadow Dancer Marcia’) flower shape does like a dancing dancer. 吊鐘花的花形真的很像是位忘情跳舞的舞者.

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Fuchsia (Fuchsia ‘Shadow Dancer Marcia’) ripe fruit and seeds. 吊鐘花的成熟果實與種子.

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Fuchsia (Fuchsia ‘Shadow Dancer Marcia’) viable seeds. 吊鐘花的有效種子.

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Fuchsia (Fuchsia ‘Shadow Dancer Marcia’) seed germination in 1 month.吊鐘花的種籽一個月孵出.

Tropical perennial.  Easy to grow.  Best growing in partial shade to full shade location.  Beautiful red and purple flowers blooming in late spring to mid fall.  Flowers attract bees, butterflies and birds.  USDA Zones: 9-10.  Mature size:6″-1.5′(H/W).  This type of plants can be propagated by seeds, cuttings or division.  Excellent in hanging basket or in planters.

熱帶多年生草花.  容易栽種. 最好栽種在半日照到避曬處. 花色為紅與紫色,於春末開到中秋時節. 花頗吸引蜂蝶與鳥類.  喜熱不耐寒但是過熱或過冷也會長的不好.  成熟株高/寬幅6吋到1.5呎.  這類植物的繁殖以種子,扦插或分株的方式來進行.  很適合種在吊盆或種植在盆內/花壇裡.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/90231/#b             https://www.provenwinners.com/plants/fuchsia/shadow-dancers-marcia-fuchsia-hybrid

 

Rosary Vine or String of Hearts(Ceropegia woodii) 愛之蔓

Rosary Vine or String of Hearts(Ceropegia woodii) 愛之蔓

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Rosary Vine or String of Hearts(Ceropegia woodii) have heart shaped foliage. 愛之蔓有著心型的多肉小葉.

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Rosary Vine or String of Hearts(Ceropegia woodii) leaves are growing slowly from tiny aerial tubers. 愛之蔓的葉子從小小的零餘子慢慢長出.

Tropical perennial trailing vine/succulent.  Easy to grow.  Best growing in full sun to partial shade location or light shade location.  Small heart shaped leaves with burgundy underside.  Little mauve/tan tubular flowers bloom all year around. USDA Zones:9-11. Mature size:2’3′(L). Propagate by seeds, cuttings, division or aerial tubers.   Suitable for containers.  Suitable for indoors.

熱帶多年生草本藤類/多肉植物.  容易栽種.  最好栽種在全日照到半日照處或散光處.  肉肉的心形小葉表面有白色紋,葉片底下是紫紅色的.  全年可開淡粉紫色/黃褐色管狀小花.  喜熱不耐寒.  成熟植株藤長2-3呎.  繁殖以種子,扦插,分株或零餘子的方式來進行.  適合盆植. 適合室內栽種.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ceropegia_woodii                            https://zh.wikipedia.org/zh-tw/%e6%84%9b%e4%b9%8b%e8%94%93                      http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/53707/#b

 

 

Moses-in-a-Basket or Oyster Plant (Rhoeo spathacea) 蚌蘭or紫背三七

Moses-in-a-Basket or Oyster Plant (Rhoeo spathacea) 蚌蘭or紫背三七

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Moses-in-a-Basket or Oyster Plant (Rhoeo spathacea) 蚌蘭or紫背三七

Tropical tender perennial.  Nice green foliage texture with purple/burgundy under side of foliage.  Very easy to grow.  Best growing in full sun to partial shade location.  Small white flowers bloom repeatedly.  USDA Zones:9-11.  Mature size:1′-2′(H) X 1′-2′(W).  Propagate by seeds, cuttings or division.  Medicinal.

又稱紫背萬年青. 可以食用.  它是熱帶多年生的植物. 綠葉背面是紫色的.  很容易栽種. 最好栽種在全日照到半日照處.  小小的白花開花不斷. 喜熱不耐寒.  成熟株高/寬幅僅1-2呎.  繁殖以種子,扦插或分株的方式來進行.  藥用.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

https://zh.wikipedia.org/zh-tw/%e7%b4%ab%e8%83%8c%e4%b8%87%e5%b9%b4%e9%9d%92  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tradescantia_spathacea    http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/650/

 

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:

Succulent-Paddle plant or Flapjacks (Kalanchoe thyrsiflora)多肉植物-唐印

Succulent-Paddle plant or Flapjacks (Kalanchoe thyrsiflora)多肉植物-唐印
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Succulent-Paddle plant or Flapjacks (Kalanchoe thyrsiflora) is very easy and fast to propagate it from leaf cuttings.多肉植物-唐印很容易以葉片來繁殖.

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Succulent-Paddle plant or Flapjacks (Kalanchoe thyrsiflora) seeds. 多肉植物-唐印的種子.

Tropical succulent perennial. Excellent for foliage color and texture! Easy to grow.  Best growing in full sun to partial shade location in well drained soil.  Small yellow flowers bloom all year around.  USDA Zones:9-11. Mature size:1′-2′(H) X 1.5′-2′(W). Propagate by seeds, leaf cuttings or division. Excellent for rock garden or in containers.
熱帶多肉多年生植物.  其葉片的外型及顏色和其他多肉都很好搭配! 容易栽種.  最好栽種在全日照到半日照處的排水佳土壤.  全年可開小黃花. 喜熱不耐寒.  成熟株高1-2呎,寬幅1.5-2呎.  繁殖方式以種子,葉插或分株的方式來進行.  很適合岩砌花園或盆植.
Reference links: 參考網站資料連結: