Bitter melon (female flower) (2011)
ツルレイシ(蔓茘枝)の雌花
ニガウリ(苦瓜)、ゴーヤ
Momordica charantia var. pavel Crantz
ルーフバルコニー、プランター。
やっと撮影できました。
雄花が先に咲き始め、やがて雌花が咲くのですが
(雄花5~6個ごとに雌花ひとつの割合でしょうか)、
昨年はどうした訳か雌花が全く咲かず、涙しました。
二年越しの恋がついに実ったような気分。
see also : male flower http://www.23hq.com/juria/photo/6929530


3 comments so far...

janress August 03, 2011, 09:28 AM
lovely .
Martina Weber August 03, 2011, 06:25 PM
aahh !!!
juria August 05, 2011, 12:52 AM
janress :)
thank you !

Martina :)
I uploaded a photo of their buds, hehehe.





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