Last month, I was with my husband helping him his band group's stage performance. Lady keyboard player who knew about my blog, kindly offered me plants pictures from her garden and sent them through sns called 'LINE'. Although they are not my pictures, I'm happy to be able to introduce them.
Aibika 花オクラ "hana-okura. flower-okra"
This is the improved variety of okra to be edible.
These pictures below is from pc. Normal okra we eat and my husband likes them.
I've never heard of this aibika and surprised to see them used for salad.
Foundation Stock or Original Species(?) of narcissus. She said not for sure.
Mexican Fire Plant "猩猩草 shoujyou-sou"
*For Critter Links*
Golden-ringed dragonfly on the Garden Burnet
I took this picture last month. Summer clouds.
And the two tiny spots in the rice paddy are the egrets :-)
This picture from archive is taken at the Shimonoseki Yamaguch-pref.
connecting bridge of main land and kyushu.