Harlequin Glory Bower is a deciduous shrub and reaches 4.5m (15 feet) height and width in the area of full sun or partial shade area. Harlequin Glory Bower has fragrant flowers in summer even though when I took this photo, this shrub didn’t bloom yet. Harlequin Glory Bower is native to China and Japan.
Entries from July 2010
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Golden Larch is a deciduous tree and reaches 18m (60 feet) height and 12m (40 feet) width. The foliage color of Golden Larch is yellow as the name implying. This tree is grow well in the area of south east USA and often used as a landscaping tree. Golden Larch is native to east China.
July 21st, 2010 · No Comments
Goat Willow is a common name of Salix Caprea and also known as Pussy Willow. Goat Willow is a deciduous shrub (or small tree) and one of very popular willow. This willow reaches 12m (40 feet) height and 9m (30 feet) width and prefers to grow in full sun or partial shade area. Goat Willow […]
July 19th, 2010 · No Comments
Even though Eucalyptus is an evergreen tree and native to Australia and Tasmania, there are several kinds of Eucalyptus in the world and some of them have long leaves and some of them have round leaves like the one of this photo. Most of them have volatile aromas and oils which are useful for our […]
July 16th, 2010 · No Comments
Purple Coneflower is a perennial plant and native to USA. Purple Coneflower is very popular summer flower and grows to 90cm (3 feet) height in full or partial shade area. Purple Coneflower is strong drought tolerant plant and can grow most of the soil types.
July 14th, 2010 · No Comments
Cupressus Glauca is an evergreen tree and called Italian Cypress. This tree grows quickly to 18m (60 feet) height and 3.6m (12 feet) width so Cupressus Glauca looks tall and thin tree. Cupressus Glaucas are often used as screen plant by planting them in short spans.
July 12th, 2010 · No Comments
Castor Aralia is a deciduous tree and planted for the beautiful foliage. Castor Aralia blooms white flowers in summer even though when I took this photo, this tree didn’t have flower yet. Castor Aralia grows 18m (60 feet) height and 12m (40 feet) width in full sun area and are relatively easy to grow. Castor […]
July 8th, 2010 · No Comments
This picture of Carnivorous Plant is a Pitcher Plant. As you already know Carnivorous Plants catch insects and change them as their nutrition. When I took this photo I saw several dead bees are inside of pitcher leaves already. In Japan we call these types of plant as “Shokuchu-Shokubutsu (食虫植物)”. 食虫 means eat insects and […]
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July 6th, 2010 · No Comments
Phlox Polemoniaceae is a perennial or annual herb or semi-shrub and blooms five petals flowers in summer season.
July 3rd, 2010 · No Comments
Bumald Spirea is a deciduous shrub and has cluster flowers in summer season. Color of flowers vary from white to pink depend on the cultivars. Bumald Spirea reaches 1.2m (4 feet) height and 1.5m (5 feet) width. This shrub likes to grow in Full sun area and relatively well tolerates for drought.