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2020

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turmeric root from the Guangxing garden
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龍葵
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龍葵
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Jewels of Opar 假人參 Talinum paniculatum
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山葡萄
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Japanese yellow dock 羊蹄 Rumex crispus
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糯米糰
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糯米糰
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water celery (Queen Anne's Lace) 水芹菜
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tiny nectar seeking insect
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broadleaf plantain 寬葉車前草
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山芹菜
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mountain celery 山芹菜
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some of the harvest
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2019

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頭花蓼
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九頭獅子
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homegrown broccoli
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Butterfly weed (milkweed) 馬利筋 (mǎ lì jīn) Asclepias tuberosa
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Choko, Chayote 佛手瓜 (fó shǒu guā) \ 龍鬚菜 ( lóng xū cài) Sechium edule
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Danda road 丹大林道
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Painted lady 姬紅蛺蝶 or (jī hóng jiá dié).小紅蛺蝶 (xiǎo hóng jiá dié) Vanessa cardui
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Yellow Biquinho Pepper
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Taiwan lillies on the cliffs
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彩色薑花
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彩色薑花
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Fishwort damaged by herbicide
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Native flowering plant damaged by herbicide
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Wild Taiwanese raspberries
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Local native wild grape
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A common thorny prickly ash tree
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Native legume getting ready to flower
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Native legume - same as at home
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Nettles with big leaves
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Nettles
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Taiwan lilies spring from the rocks
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flowering bamboo
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flowering bamboo
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grape orchard
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Bluemink 紫花藿香薊 (zǐ huā huò xiāng jì) Ageratum houstonianum
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Fish mint 魚腥草 (yú xīng cǎo) Houttuynia cordata
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Common melastoma 野牡丹 (yě mǔ dān) Melastoma malabathricum
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wild gac vine 槭葉括樓 (cū yè kuò lóu) Trichosanthes laceribracteata
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low growing fern in damp, low-light forest
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Broad-leaf fern 雙扇蕨 (shuāng shàn jué) (also 鐵雨傘, 半把蕨, 破傘蕨) Dipteris conjugata
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newly planted purple yam
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newly planted purple yam
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naranjilla before ripening to bright orange
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naranjilla, high defensive plant
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naranjilla on the east side of the house; loves filtered shade
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plants in the river bed
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plants in the river bed
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plants in the river bed
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Polyporus? fungus, growing not from a cherry tree
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double lobed leaf vine
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fungi growing on grafted cherry trees
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fungi growing on grafted cherry trees
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fungi growing on grafted cherry trees - Polyporus?
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nightshade, but is it edible or toxic
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Oxalys
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nightshade, but is it edible or toxic
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Common melastoma 野牡丹 (yě mǔ dān) Melastoma malabathricum
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nightshade, but is it edible or toxic
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Dancing Crane Cobra Lily 羽葉天南星 (yǔ yè tiān nán xīng) Arisaema heterophyllum Blume
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Hardy wild ginger 山月桃 (shān yuè táo) Alpinia intermedia flowering
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five-leaf ginseng 絞股藍 (jiǎo gǔ lán" - twisting blue plant") Gynostemma pentaphyllum with aerial roots
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Caladium?
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coffee flowers
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Taiwan Lepidagathis 台灣鱗花草 Lepidagathis formosensis Clarke ex Hayata
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Sowthistle Tasselflower 紫背草 (zǐ bèi cǎo) or 一點紅 (yī diǎn hóng) Emilia sonchifolia
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algae growth in the hot springs flow
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young taro
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Black nightshade 龍葵 (lóng kuí) Solanum nigrum
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jackfruit sprouts
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deer tracks
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rattan 黃藤 (huáng téng) Calamus quiquesetinervius
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Taiwan Wampee 過山香 Clausena excavata Burm. f.
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Taiwan Wampee 過山香 Clausena excavata Burm. f.
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Nettles 咬人貓 (yǎo rén māo) Urtica thunbergiana Sieb. & Zucc.
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羽葉天南星 and 普陀南星
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A community of 羽葉天南星
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Dancing crane cobra lily 羽葉天南星 (yǔ yè tiān nán xīng) Arisaema heterophyllum Blume
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Dancing crane cobra lily 羽葉天南星 (yǔ yè tiān nán xīng) Arisaema heterophyllum Blume
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Lots of thorny rattan in the area
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Plantago 車前草 (chē qián cǎo) Plantago asiatica

2018

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Taiwan mountain longan 山龍眼 (shān lóng yǎn) Helicia formosana Hemsl.
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sign of deep fall / early winter
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Tree ferns (Asplenium spp.)
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Lasianthus wallichii Wight 圓葉雞屎樹 (yuán yè jī shǐ shù)
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small plant with white flower
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Chinese violet 赤道櫻草 (chì dào yīng cǎo) Asystasia gangetica
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Passiflora foetida flower
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Culinary purslane
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strawberry runners captured for planting out
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asparagus
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Onion? Leak?
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Apple mint
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lemon balm
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Culantro
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Chocolate mint
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Oregano ground cover
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Thai basil
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perennial peanut 蔓花生
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Lemon grass that we propagated
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薯榔 vine, the root is used for dye
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Curry leaf tree
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green and purple sweet potato leaves
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Sweet basil and Malabar spinach
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Malabar spinach
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Red amaranth leaf sprout
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thyme ready for more propagation and fall plant out
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habanero fruit
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Culinary purslane
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strawberry plant runners
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Passiflora foetida
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Loquat, acerola, kumquat, chidaoyingcao, Silk Tree, jasmine, canna lily, guava, mulberry, naranjilla
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Dwarf Barbados Cherry 小葉黃褥花
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Dwarf Barbados Cherry 小葉黃褥花
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Dwarf Barbados Cherry 小葉黃褥花
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fruiting 黃藤 (huáng téng) Calamus quiquesetinervius
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Lucky-heart 心葉毬蘭 (xīn yè qiú lán) Hoya kerrii
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local banana cultivation strategy
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local variety of loofa with ridges 綾角絲瓜 (澎湖絲瓜)
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closeup
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canna lily
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wild bitter melon
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Wilder variety of bitter melon
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金午時花
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天人菊 and ?
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天人菊
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天人菊苗
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倒地鈴
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長柄菊
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濱薊
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native coastal legume plant 小葉括根 Rhynchosia(L.)DC.f.nuda(DC.)H.Ohashi & Tsteishi
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native coastal legume plant 小葉括根 Rhynchosia(L.)DC.f.nuda(DC.)H.Ohashi & Tsteishi
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赤梨仙人掌 Opuntia dillenii(Ker.)Haw.
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土丁桂
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土丁桂, 番杏
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臺灣灰毛豆?
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Welcome sign to place where we stayed. Locals love succulents, which grow well here.
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common, low bush growing in moister areas, also in cracks
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alpinia sp. 山月桃
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unidentified wild raspberry
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unidentified wild raspberry
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Yangmei 楊梅 Myrica rubra
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Yangmei 楊梅 Myrica rubra
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fennel flowers
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Pigeon pea tree going strong
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Kaffir lime
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wild amaranth in the stream bed
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basil nursery
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second crop of beets almost ready for harvest
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last of the rosa lettuce
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糯米辣椒
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tomatillo
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jalapenos and sweet basil
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pineapple plant grown in pot at the office needs to be planted out
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strawberry plant is trying to find way to expand
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Gardenia 山黃梔 (shān huáng zhī) Gardenia jasminoides flower
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flowering rattan 黃藤 (huáng téng) Calamus quiquesetinervius
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flowering rattan 黃藤 (huáng téng) Calamus quiquesetinervius
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amaranth and marigold seeds
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sorting seeds, red amaranth leaf
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harvested oregano
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腋唇蘭
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Coffee in bloom
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Coffee in bloom
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紫穗狼尾草
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紫穗狼尾草
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Flower of a grass that I would like to identify.
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紅鶴頂蘭Phaius tankervilliae (Banks ex L'Hér.) Blume
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紅鶴頂蘭Phaius tankervilliae (Banks ex L'Hér.) Blume
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lettuce that grew back
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rose from Marian first spring bloom
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Alternanthera
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Formosan elder
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unidentified crysanthemum family
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變葉懸鉤子
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Wild yam 日本薯蕷 Dioscorea japonica
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Mountain banana (wild)
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Looks a bit like blue skullcap, but the leaves look different
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Looks a bit like blue skullcap, but the leaves look different
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糯米糰
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青苧麻
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青苧麻
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魚腥草, 糯米糰
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Thriving patches of 青苧麻, 魚腥草, 糯米糰
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mulberry stripped of bark for craft and rope; guava branch
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winged bean year two new growth
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Orchid flower
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Coffee in flower
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Wulai shell ginger up close
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Wulai shell ginger 烏來月桃
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Orchid alley
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Volunteer tomatoes that I took pity on
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squash and a winged bean getting read to come back
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asparagus going all out
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slower growing lettuces speeding up now
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amazing what a few weeks of warm, dry weather will do
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金銀花
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fig tree needing to be planted
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waiting for planting out
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eggplant fruiting
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yellow squash flowering
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major growing area
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Nasturtiums brightening up the hood
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多花蘭
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snow peas?
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Feral cabbage in flower
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Feral plum?
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Ground orchid with pink flowers
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new bamboo shoots
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root of a running bamboo
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tomato structure
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compost volunteers: squash and tomato
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I hope that these blossoms turn into fruit
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First time flowering/fruiting for this pomelo tree
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dill
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Peppermint
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Marigold did very well this year
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Purple mustard plant and romaine
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Arugula still going strong
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Asparagus getting started
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strawberry - rare for our hot humid conditions
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another kind of orange eggplant
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Turkish red eggplant flower
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volunteers!
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lemon balm
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Some kind of mustard...
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tomatillo leaves
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tomatillo fruit
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tomatillo fruit
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tomatillo
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habanero
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strawberry
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lemon thyme
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purslane and lemon thyme
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swiss chard
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swiss chard
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marigold flowers
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pea flowers
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peas
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lemon grass, perilla, strawberry, swiss chard, habanero
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holy basil
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lemon balm, oregano, peas
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peas
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tomatillo
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nasturtiums and tomatoes
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nasturtium, swiss chard, tomatillo
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swiss chard, habanero, lemon grass, perilla, strawberry
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nasturtium, tomatoes, oregano
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tomatoes, snow peas, lemon balm, oregano
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fruiting Jerusalem cherry 玉珊瑚 (yù shān hú) Solanum pseudocapsicum
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Formosan condor vine 台灣牛彌菜 (táiwān niú mí cài) Marsdenia formosana Masam.
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Formosan condor vine 台灣牛彌菜 (táiwān niú mí cài) Marsdenia formosana Masam.
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tree ferns on the mend
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Unidentified wild berry plant
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Taiwan Raspberry 刺莓 Rubus rosaefolius Smith
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Urtica family
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土半夏 Typhonium blumei
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Green and blue
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Life on a log
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Unidentified tree with seeds
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Taiwan cinnamon 台灣肉桂 (táiwān ròuguì) 土肉桂,山肉桂 Cinnamomum insulari-montanum Hayata (endemic). Note deep grooves
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Back side of a native cinammon
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Japanese aralia, paperplant 八角金盤 (bājiǎo jīn pán) Fatsia japonica
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Leigonggen relative?
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Unidentified plant
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Unidentified plant, possibly a violet
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Nettles 咬人貓 (yǎo rén māo) Urtica thunbergiana Sieb. & Zucc.
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Flower of unidentified vine
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Unidentified vine in flower
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Fern spores
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Taiwan horsetail with wild raspberry
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Wild raspberry plant
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Hairy Pouzolzia 糯米糰 (nuòmǐ tuán) Hyrtanandra pentandra or Gonostegia hirta (Blume) Miquel
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Hairy Pouzolzia 糯米糰 (nuòmǐ tuán) Hyrtanandra pentandra or Gonostegia hirta (Blume) Miquel

2017

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taro, edible and not
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arugula, coriander between snow peas
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tamarillo
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succulent like aloe from Liz
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ficus family?
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plant from Marian
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butterfly-loving plant
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turmeric flower
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fuscia bougainvillea
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pink hibiscus
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yellow/orange rose
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roses from Marian
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solanum family (garden harvest) and garlic
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sweet bell pepper
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sweet bell pepper
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basil, amaranth leaf polyculture
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Italian flat leaf parsley flowering/seeding
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Sweet bell pepper, second year growth
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Jalapeno
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Sweet basils
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假人參Talinum paniculatum開花
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假人參Talinum paniculatum開花
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假人參Talinum paniculatum開花
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A perfect, but very small butternut squash grown in a pot.
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Sweet bell pepper plant that was planted last year and still producing
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Check out them thorns!
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Naranjilla plant bides its time until planting out in the food forest
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Genoese sweet basil
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Jalapenos coming in fast
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red aventitious roots
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Formosa mountain palm 山棕 (shān zōng) Arenga engleri fruiting
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Formosa Palm, Taiwan Sugar Palm 山棕 (shān zōng) Arenga engleri
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rattan 黃藤 (huáng téng) Calamus quiquesetinervius
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Blechnum orientale 烏毛蕨 (wū máo jué)
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bird's-nest fern 台灣山蘇花 (táiwān shānsū huā) Asplenium nidus
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bird's-nest fern 台灣山蘇花 (táiwān shānsū huā) Asplenium nidus
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細柄雙蓋蕨 (xì bǐng shuāng gài jué) Diplazium donianum
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bird's-nest fern 台灣山蘇花 (táiwān hānsū huā) Asplenium nidus
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rattan 黃藤 (huáng téng) Calamus quiquesetinervius
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horsetail ?
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More thorny eggplant 棘茄
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Pigeon pea 樹豆 dried on the dessicated plant
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Plum blossom
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Plum tree in bloom
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Thorny eggplant
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Nasturtium
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Ramie
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Taro and boulder

2016

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white lead tree, river tamarind, white popinac 銀合歡 (yín héhuān) Leucaena leucocephala
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Dwarf bamboo (arrow bamboo) 箭竹 (jiànzhú) Sasa senanensis
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A medicinal salvia from central Asia
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Bee-loving salvia plant
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Piper capensis
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A basil from the African rainforest
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Podocarpus costalis
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Pepper vine in the tropical greenhouse
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Mediterrannean spurge
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Salvia
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Salvia
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Bronze fennel gone to seed
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A stately rosemary bush
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Quince
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Solomon's Seal and hops
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Thistle
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pretty grass with bulby tips
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Salad burnett
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Artichoke gone to seed in neighbor's garden
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Passiflora vine on fruit tree in Pierre's gardn
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Species of locally adapted passiflora grown on a trellis
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欒樹 Koelreuteria sp. most likely "elegans"
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Ripe figs were falling from this tree
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Bamboo clump (but not a clumping species)
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Fig trees sprout up near where others are grown
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Grape arbor over a door with mature bunches of grapes
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A local variety of thyme
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Lotus almost ready for harvest
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Jackfruit and coconut trees
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Jambul 閻浮樹 Syzygium cumini
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Jambul 閻浮樹 Syzygium cumini
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Jambul 閻浮樹 Syzygium cumini
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印度田菁 Sesbanin sesban (L.) Merr.
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Common pioneer bush/tree in the area
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Leaf-hemp vine
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Bind weed (aka morning glory)
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Malabar fruit
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What's this ground cover plant?
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Pepper family?
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Azolla
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Naturally swimming pool/pond with covered veranda
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little red eggplants
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bugleweed 散血草 (sàn xuè cǎo), 白尾蜈蚣 (báiwěi wúgōng) Ajuga bracteosa in the mint family Lamiaceae
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green okra
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Chilies on palm flower sheath
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Chilies on palm flower sheath
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Chilies on palm flower sheath
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Water-loving legume tree 水黃皮
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Water-loving legume tree 水黃皮
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Sour Creeper 酸藤 (Suān téng) Ecdysanthera rosea Hook. & Arn.
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Silk Tree 合歡 (Héhuān) Albizia julibrissin
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Silk Tree 合歡 (Héhuān) Albizia julibrissin
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Oldham's Azalea 金毛杜鵑 (jīnmáo dùjuān) Rhododendron oldhamii Maxim.
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Xindian felwort 新店當藥 (xīndiàn dāng yào) Swertia shintenensis Hayata
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Mountain palm
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banana flower stem
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2015

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Viola 香菫菜 Viola odorata L.
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Viola 香菫菜 Viola odorata L.
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Viola 香菫菜 Viola odorata L.
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eating palm grass 颱風草 (táifēng cǎo) Setaria palmifolia
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Coriander seeds from last year's Buluo Daxue rooftop garden harvest
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Roots of one harvested tumeric plant
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Patricia with trimmed/harvested vetiver grass (for mulch)
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Patricia trimming back the vetiver, which we use for mulch
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Patricia trimming the vetiver grass, which is then used for mulch. Large spiky plants are pineapple
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阿里山龍膽 (ālǐ shān lóng dǎn) Gentiana arisanensis flower (endemic)
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arrow bamboo 箭竹 (jiàn zhú) Fargesia
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China pink 巴陵石竹 (bā líng shízhú) Dianthus palinensis flower
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阿里山龍膽 (ālǐ shān lóng dǎn) Gentiana arisanensis flower (endemic)
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Red-haired Azalea 紅毛杜鵑Rhododendron rubropilosum Hayata
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Formosa pieris 台灣馬醉木 Pieris taiwanensis Hayata.
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Red-haired Azalea 紅毛杜鵑 Rhododendron rubropilosum Hayata
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台灣小檗(川上氏小檗) Berberis kawakamii Hayata
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Wild ginger flower seeds
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Ryukyu Long-stemmed Desmodium 琉球山螞蝗 (Liúqiú shān mǎ huáng) Hylodesmum laxum DC. subsp. laterale (Schindl.) Ohashi
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Ryukyu Long-stemmed Desmodium 琉球山螞蝗 (Liúqiú shān mǎ huáng) Hylodesmum laxum DC. subsp. laterale (Schindl.) Ohashi
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Ryukyu Long-stemmed Desmodium 琉球山螞蝗 (Liúqiú shān mǎ huáng) Hylodesmum laxum DC. subsp. laterale (Schindl.) Ohashi
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Peanut Butter Fruit 花生奶油果 (Huāshēng nǎiyóu guǒ) Bunchosia argentea
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napier grass 狼尾草 (láng wěi cǎo) Pennisetum purpureum seed tassle
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fruiting rattan 黃藤(huáng téng) Calamus quiquesetinervius
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Interesting vining plant with bifurcated leaves.
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wild bean
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ginger or banana?
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ground orchid
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thick-leaved ground vine
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GOPR1533
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Siam Weed, Devil Weed 飛機草 (fēijī cǎo) Chromolaena odorata
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tumeric 薑黃 (jiānghuáng)
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Metallic Cerulean 白波紋小灰蝶 (bái bōwén xiǎo huīdié) Jamides alecto dromicus on flowering farmers friend 咸豐草 (xiánfēng cǎo) Bidens pilosa
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Dancing Crane Cobra Lily 羽葉天南星 (yǔyè tiānnánxīng) Arisaema heterophyllum
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cobra lily 普陀南星 (pǔtuó nánxīng) Arisaema ringens
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tree fern 筆筒樹 (bǐtǒng shù) Cyathea lepifera
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Canna 美人蕉 (měirénjiāo)Canna indica flower and seeds
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Taiwan lily 台灣百合 (táiwān bǎihé) Lilium formosanum
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wild raspberry
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Machilus 豬腳楠 (zhūjiǎo nán) Machilus thunbergii Sieb. & Zucc., also 紅楠 (hóng nán)
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臺灣澤蘭 Eupatorium formosa?
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Musa basjoo formosana 台灣芭蕉 (táiwān bājiāo), 山芎蕉 (shān qiōng jiāo) fruiting along the road
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銹毛鐵線蓮 (xiù máo tiě xiàn lián) Leschenault's Clematus
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Aromatic litsea or maqaw 馬告 (mǎ gào) 山胡椒 (shān hújiāo) Litsea cubeba trunk bark
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Aromatic litsea or maqaw 馬告 (mǎ gào) 山胡椒 (shān hújiāo) Litsea cubeba flowers
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Fern tree frond unfolding
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harvested turmeric root 薑黃 (iānghuáng) Curcuma longa
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harvested turmeric root 薑黃 (iānghuáng) Curcuma longa
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orchid

2014

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flowering yucca
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Remnants of the harvest
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Bamboo like caning structure
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Reed flowers full of seed
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Nitrogen-fixing mimosa family plant?
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Mallow family plant
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水丁香
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A mix of water-loving plant species
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Diversity at the rice field edge
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Rice not too long from harvest time
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苦竹類的竹群
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Maqaw 馬告 Litsea cubeba 山胡椒 (shān hújiāo) mountain pepper sappling
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agrimony 龍芽草 (lóng yá cǎo) agrimonia
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Taiwanese basil - white flowers
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turmeric
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Lemon grass
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Lemon grass
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young Maqaw 馬告 Litsea cubeba 山胡椒 (shān hújiāo) mountain pepper
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Young 香椿 on the second terrace
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雙花龍葵 (shuānghuā lóngkuí)
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赤道櫻草 (chìdào yīng cǎo)
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Xiangchun 香椿 Toona sinensis
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Roselle plant
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Peppermint
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土半夏 (tǔ bàn xià) Typhonium blumei
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purple sweet potato 紫薯 (zǐ shǔ) Dioscorea alata
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Habanero plant from above.
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Young habanero plant getting ready to flower/fruit
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Edible amaranth with gigantic leaves
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Guava tree bloom buds
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Taiwan Maesa 台灣山桂花 (táiwān shān guìhuā) Maesa perlaria var. formosana
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Colorful veggie beds
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Colorful veggie beds
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Comfrey and colorful veggies
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Comfrey bell flowers up close
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Pointy-leaved, more heat tolerant comfrey with beautiful, bright purple bell flowers
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Lots of eggplants
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鼠麴草 (shǔ qū cǎo) Gnaphalium affine
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Comfrey and lemon grass waiting to be planted, chives, parsley, thyme, etc
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Green onions with yellow eggplant in the background
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Green onions grown from the root end of previously harvested bunch
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鼠麴草 (shǔ qū cǎo) Gnaphalium affine
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fast growing annual from the chrysanthemum family
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first of the perilla
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swiss chard, lettuce, oregano
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The trunk of rattan palm 黃藤 Calamus quiquesetinervius Burret
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The trunk of the rattan palm

2013

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Comfrey bells
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Firespike 紅樓花 Odontonema strictum (Nees) Kuntze
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orchid tree 羊踢 leaf
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Canna 美人蕉
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vetiver 培地茅/香根草 Chrysopogon zizanioides
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farmers friend 咸豐草 Bidens pilosa flower
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Taiwan Tea 台灣山茶 Camellia sinensis (L.) Kuntze f. formosensis Kitam.
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Reverse Heart-Shaped Cephalantheropsis orchid 黃花肖頭蕊蘭 Cephalantheropsis gracilis
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Taiwan Malan 台灣馬藍 Strobilanthes formosanus
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台灣黃堇 (táiwān huáng jǐn) Corydalis tashiroi
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匍堇菜 (pú jǐn cài) Viola arcuata
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Wild hongfongcai
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Taiwan Dandelion 台灣蒲公英 (táiwān púgōngyīng) Taraxacum formosanum
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Needham's Lace 台灣八角金盤 (táiwān bājiǎo jīn pán) Fatsia polycarpa Hayata
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Needham's Lace 台灣八角金盤 (táiwān bājiǎo jīn pán) Fatsia polycarpa Hayata
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蓪草 seedlings with many companions
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Curly-cue dried grass
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Sowthistle tasselflower紫背草 Emilia sonchifolia (L.) DC.
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台灣馬藍 Strobilanthes formosanus
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Sowthistle tasselflower 紫被草 Emilia sonchifolia (L.) DC.
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lilac tasselflower 紫背草 Emilia sonchifolia
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flowering orchid at the gate
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Mandarin orange flowers, leaves indicate nutrient deficiency
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Small rose in spiral
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Pineapple plant
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Cabbage and perilla
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Lettuce and beets
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Cabbage and cauliflower
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Purple/pink cabbage, regular cabbage, swiss chard, beans, lettuce
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Nasturtium leaf
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Milk Thistle
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Nasturtium leaves catching water
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Cabbage and beets
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Brassilicas interplanted with chard and herbs
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Who says vegetable gardening isn't beautiful?
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Lettuce nearing the end of their season
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"Five node grass" flowering
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End of the habaneros season

2012

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2011

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foxglove 毛地黃屬 Digitalis
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Butterfly Weed, Pleurisy Root 馬利筋 (mǎ lì jīn) Asclepias tuberosa
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Angelica sinensis 當歸 (dāngguī)
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Wisteria 紫藤 (zǐténg) Fabaceae
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巴蔘菜, a hardy herb, leaf edible and root very valuable, good for nerve system
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巴蔘菜, tumeric, New Zealand spinach, fennel, a plant that flowers all year and bees love it, behind fennel is yacon
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Arrowhead 慈菇 Sagittaria sagittifolia L., an edible aquatic plant/vegetable with lovely flowers
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Formosan Ash 台灣光蠟樹 (白雞油) Fraxinus formosana Hayata, known for its excellent wood and air filtering and other properties

2010

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Silver grass, Sword grass 五節芒 Miscanthus floridulus (Labill.) Warb. ex S.& L.
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Vick's plant 維琪到手香Plectranthus purpuratus
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Cuban Oregano 到手香 Plectranthus amboinicus
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Roselle 洛神花 Hibiscus sabdariffa
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Malabar Spinach 落葵 Basella alba
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Red Buckeye
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Mother-of-pearl-plant, Ghost plant 石蓮花 Graptopetalum paraguayense
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Pinecone Ginger - Zingiber zerumbet
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Giant Waterlily
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coffee fruiting
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Perilla frutescens 紫蘇
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new broad-leaf fern 雙扇蕨 Dipteris conjugata
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broad-leaf plantain with 蛇梅 (shé méi) in the grass of field above our house
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饑荒草 (jīhuāng cǎo) wild chrysanthemum growing in medium at Xinhai road near Taidian MRT station
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小實孔雀豆 (xiǎoshí kǒngquè dòu) tree branch and leaf pattern
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cycad 台東鐵樹 (táidōng tiěshù)
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大花細辛 Asarum macranthum of the wild ginger 蛇根草 family

2009

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flowering Tropical Almond 大業欖仁 (other names:枇杷樹、雨傘樹、龜仔樹楠仁樹、環保樹) Terminalia catappa L.
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薑荷花
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Formosan Sugar Palm 山棕 Arenga tremula flower
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Formosan beauty berry 杜虹 Callicarpa formosana (Amis: chi-hak)
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Chloranthus oldhami Solms. 台灣及己 (四葉蓮)
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new growth in Bird's Nest Fern 台灣山蘇花 Asplenium nidus
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seeding plantain 車前草 (chēqiáncǎo) Plantago lanceolata
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flowering mother-of-pearl 石蓮花 (shí liánhuā) Graptopetalum paraguayense
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Chinese Hydrangea 華八仙 (huá bāxiān) Hydrangea chinensis Maxim.
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Chinese Hydrangea 華八仙 (huá bāxiān) Hydrangea chinensis Maxim.
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mock strawberry 蛇莓 (shé méi) Duchesnea indica
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Woodland Beauty 七葉一枝花 (qī yè yīzhī huā) Paris polyphylla
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jalapeno
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Chinese ramie 青苧麻 Boehmeria nivea
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ginger
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Strobilanthes formosanus 台灣馬藍 (táiwān mǎ lán)

2008

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open seeds of Shell ginger 月桃 Alpinia zerumbet
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野杜丹, Melastoma candidum
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Tree Marigold, Mexican Sunflower 王爺葵 Tithonia diversifolia
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fruit of giant upright elephant ear 姑婆芋Alocasia odora
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Silver grass, Sword grass 五節芒 Miscanthus floridulus (Labill.) Warb. ex
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habenero
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Golden Shower Tree 阿勃勒 "a-bu-le" Cassia fistula
13457
Formosan beauty berry 杜虹 Callicarpa formosana (Amis: chi-hak)
13444
Firespike 紅樓花 Odontonema strictum (Nees) Kuntze
13443
wild ginger
13441
coffee
13436
fruiting pineapple
13369
elder 冇骨消(蒴翟) Sambucus formosana Nakai
13363
butterflies in Chinese sumac 鹽膚木 Rhus chinensis
13122
jalapenos
13119
jalapenos
12691
Celosia argentia 青葙
12653
Arrowroot 食用美人蕉 Canna edulis
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Poison bulb 文殊蘭 (wénshū lán) Crinum asiaticum
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ricefield flatsedge 碎米莎草 (suì mǐ suō cǎo) Cyperus iria
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Bird's-nest fern 台灣山蘇花 (táiwān shānsū huā) Asplenium nidus
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Bird's-nest fern 台灣山蘇花 (táiwān shānsū huā) Asplenium nidus
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amaranth ?
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arrow bamboo 箭竹 (jiàn zhú) Yushania niitakayamensis in the snow

2007

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Small Dragonroot 申跋 (shēn bá) Arisaema ringens
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Chinese tallow
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Titanotrichum oldhamii (Hemsl.) 台閩苣苔(俄氏草)
7307
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peppers
6844
agrimony flower
6653
Bergamot 佛手柑 starting to flower
6343
Alpinia uraiensis 烏來月桃, 大輪月桃, Fudekeng 福德坑
6058
New Garden City 花園新城 Taiwan Lily 台灣百合 Lilium formosanum
6025
白花藿香薊 Ageratum conyzoides
6024
文珠蘭 Crinum asiaticum at home
5998
Bergamot 佛手柑 Citrus aurantium at home

2005

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Cat's Whiskers 貓須草 (māo xū cǎo) Orthosiphon aristatus
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Five fingers 鵝掌藤 (é zhǎng téng) Schefflera odorata

2004

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Dysosma pleiantha 八角蓮
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2001

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bird's-nest fern 台灣山蘇花 (táiwān shān sū huā) Asplenium nidus

1992

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