Bitter melon (fruit)
ツルレイシ(蔓茘枝)の実
ニガウリ(苦瓜)、ゴーヤ
Momordica charantia var. pavel Crantz
ゴーヤの赤ちゃん。台風で3日ほど見てない内に開花、
受粉していたようで、雌花の開花を撮りそこね。
だけど、昨年はついに実がならなかったので、撮影日前日に
実を発見した時はとても感動。
撮影時の実は約2cm(花序の先端まで3cm)、日に日に成長。


4 comments so far...

Martina Weber July 24, 2011, 07:22 AM
very unusual fruit and great shot !!
juria July 26, 2011, 01:41 AM
Martina :)
thank you so match !!!
Martina Weber July 26, 2011, 06:14 PM
you are very welcome, this is a great pic !!
Cat75 July 27, 2011, 09:05 AM
Beautiful macro photo




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