Tag Archive | tropical perennial

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.
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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.
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Variegated Wax Plant (Hoya carnosa ‘Variegata’) 斑葉毬蘭

Variegated Wax Plant (Hoya carnosa ‘Variegata‘) 斑葉毬蘭

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Variegated Wax Plant (Hoya carnosa ‘Variegata’) 斑葉毬蘭

Tropical perennial climber. Easy to grow and propagate.  Best growing in partial shade to light shade location in moist soil. Fragrant pink flowers in clusters in summer.  USDA Zones:9-11. Mature size:12′-15′(H/L) X 1′-2′(W).  Propagate by seeds, cuttings, layering or division.  Suitable for growing in the container indoors.

熱帶多年生爬藤.  容易栽種及繁殖.  最好栽種在半日照到散光處的溫暖濕潤的環境.  夏開粉色成簇芳香的小花. 喜熱不耐寒.  成熟株高/藤長12-15呎,寬幅1-2呎.  繁殖方式以種子,扦插,壓條或分株的方式來進行. 適合室內盆植.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hoya_carnosa                                    https://zh.wikipedia.org/zh-tw/%E7%90%83%E5%85%B0                                               http://www.plantsrescue.com/tag/hoya-carnosa-variegata/                http://www.llifle.com/Encyclopedia/SUCCULENTS/Family/Asclepiadaceae/27667/Hoya_Carnosa_f._Variegate

 

Tumeric (Curcuma longa)薑黃/黃薑

Tumeric (Curcuma longa薑黃/黃薑

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Tumeric (Curcuma longa)薑黃/黃薑

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Tumeric section view.(Curcuma longa)薑黃/黃薑的斷面.

Tropical perennial.  This ginger is often for food and for medicinal uses. Easy to grow.  Best growing in full sun to partial shade location in moist soil.  Fragrant pale pink and white flower with yellow marking in the center bloom in late summer to mid fall.  Flowers attract bees and butterflies.  USDA Zones:7-10.  Mature size:2′-3′(H) X 1.5′-2′(W). Propagate by seeds, cuttings, bulbs/rhizomes or division.  Suitable for containers indoors.

熱帶多年生植物. 這種薑常用於食物料理與藥用. 容易栽種. 最好栽種在全日照到半日照處偏濕潤的土壤. 淺粉偏白色的芳香花朵於仲夏間開到中秋. 花頗吸引蜂蝶. 喜熱不甚耐寒.  成熟株高2-3呎,寬幅1.5-2呎. 繁殖方式以種子,扦插,球根/塊根或分株的方式來進行. 適合室內盆植.

Reference links:參考網站資料連結:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Turmeric                                https://zh.wikipedia.org/wiki/%E8%96%91%E9%BB%83

Beautiful Galangal or Shell-flower (Alpinia zerumbet ‘Variegata’)斑葉月桃

Beautiful Galangal or Shell-flower (Alpinia zerumbet ‘Variegata’) 斑葉月桃

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Beautiful Galangal or Shell-flower (Alpinia zerumbet ‘Variegata’) seeds and dried seed pods. 斑葉月桃的種子與乾燥的種莢.

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Beautiful Galangal or Shell-flower (Alpinia zerumbet ‘Variegata’) seed germination in about one month. 斑葉月桃的種子孵出,需時約一個月.

Tropical perennial.  Ginger family.  Beautiful, useful, edible and medicinal.  Easy to grow.  Best growing in full sun to partial shade location in warm and moist environment.  Yellow flowers with red center bloom in late spring to early summer.   Leaves are often used as food wrap.  The leaves can used for herbal tea.  The rhizomes can be used as cooking ginger.  The fiber of the plant can be used and used for rope or mat making.  USDA zones:8-11.  Mature size:3′-8′(H) X 2′-4′(W).  Propagate by seeds, bulbs or rhizomes or division. Medicinal.

熱帶多年生,薑科的植物.  美麗,實用,可以食用以及具有藥用價值.  容易栽種. 最好栽種在全日照到半日照的溫暖濕潤的環境. 春末夏初開黃色花,花心有紅色斑. 葉片常用作食物的包覆材料.  也可用來沖泡藥草茶. 老枝葉的纖維可以提取作為編織用. 植株喜熱不耐寒.  成熟株高3-8呎,寬幅2-4呎.  繁殖方式以種子,球根/塊根或分株方式來進行.  藥用.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alpinia_zerumbet                  https://zh.wikipedia.org/wiki/%E8%89%B7%E5%B1%B1%E8%96%91      http://www.inmjh.kh.edu.tw/project/inmplant/Plant/061-070/068.htm http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/55244/#b