2018年6月18日

Lazy Summer

Doing nothing is better than trying harder because the timing is not allowed. Everybody takes a nap then.




2018年6月4日

Boeica sp. 'Khao Sok'

Boeica .... this is a new genera that I just know recently. I have no idea about the exact ID of this plant that I encountered in southern Thailand. Similar to Boeica brachyandra which has been recorded in peninsula Malaysia. No more public information is available.

plant in situ




2018年5月22日

Primulina liujiangensis

Found in S.W. China, lately introduced to the public, Primulina liujiangensis is a charming plant that features beautiful foliage.


2018年5月6日

Gesneriads Reunion in 30th April in Taipei

The show plants for this year were impressed. As I can see the flowers are the more the better because the hybridizers and growers showed their excellent skills.
















2018年4月12日

La Belle Époque

El jardin se llenó de las flores de plantas Gesneriads, me gustan mucho, y tu ?



2018年4月8日

Smithiantha 'Designer's Honey Melon'

垂筒苣苔 '設計師的哈蜜瓜'

total plant height around 25"
植物全株高約25英吋
medium to large Smithiantha hybrid
中至大型的垂筒苣苔交配種
green foliage with dark green veins
綠葉帶墨綠色葉脈
long-lasting and dense flowers
花壽長且花朵密集
clear-cut two-tone color
清晰的內外雙色花
orange outside, pale yellow inside
花筒橘色,花臉淺黃色
plant and spike proportion is around 6:4
株身與花序的比例約 6:4



2018年4月7日

Smithiantha 'Designer's Honey Pomelo'

垂筒苣苔 '設計師的蜜柚'

total plant height around 12"
植物全株高約12英吋
medium Smithiantha hybrid
中型的垂筒苣苔交配種
green foliage with red veins
綠色葉帶紅脈
long-lasting and dense flowers
花壽長且花朵密集
soft/light two-tone color
輕柔的內外雙色花
orange outside, pale pink inside
花筒橘色,花臉淺粉色
plant and spike proportion is around 5:5
株身與花序的比例約 5:5