October 12, 2014

Jindai Botanical Garden, Chofu (September 28th)

Cymbidium nipponicum (Maya Ran).

     Here are some pictures taken in Jindai Botanical Garden two weeks ago.
The greenhouse was closed on that day.

神代植物公園(2週間前)の様子。
この日は温室が工事中のため、見られませんでした。
パンパスグラスがちょうど見頃。水生植物園では、秋の花がたくさん咲いてました。

Impatiens textori (Tsurifune-sou).

Impatiens textori (Tsurifune-sou).
水生植物園で群生してました。

Polygonum thunbergii (Mizo Soba).

Polygonum thunbergii (Mizo Soba).
きれいなピンク色。

Persicaria conspicua (Sakura Tade).
好きな花の一つ。サクラタデ。

Persicaria conspicua (Sakura Tade).

October 5, 2014

Nogawa Park (September 21st)

Lycoris radiata (Higan-bana, or Manjushage).

  Here are the pictures taken in Nogawa Park a few weeks ago.
There were quite a few kinds of autumn flowers blooming there.

2週間前に野川公園に行った時の画像をまだアップしてませんでした。
彼岸花がきれいでしたよ。
サクラタデはほんの少し、咲き始めたところでした。

Begonia grandis (Shuukaidou). 

Impatiens textorii (Tsurifune-sou). 

Geranium thunbergii (Gen-no-shouko).

Lycoris radiata (Higan-bana, or Manjushage).

Lycoris radiata (Higan-bana, or Manjushage).

Lycoris radiata (Higan-bana, or Manjushage).

Salvia nipponica (Kibana Aki-giri).

Impatiens noli-tangere (Ki Tsurifune).

Sanguisorba officinalis (Waremokou).

Desmodium oldhamii (Fuji Kanzou).

Aeginetia indica (Nanban-giseru).

Keiskea japonica (Shimo bashira).

Lycoris albiflora (Shirobana Higanbana).

Geranium thunbergii (Gen-no-shouko).
There were white and pink ones in the park.

Caryopteris divaricata (Karigane-sou).
This flower has interesting flowers.

Bush clover (Hagi).

I couldn't find the name for this flower.

Perilla frutescens var. frutescens (Lemon Egoma).

Rudbeckia laciniata (Oo Hangon-sou) by the Nogawa river.

September 20, 2014

Mt. Takao (September 14th)

Mt. Fuji from the top of Mt. Takao.
 
      I haven't uploaded any pictures for a long time.
We went to Mt. Takao to see some fall flowers.
I have been lazy all summer, so it was good exercise for me to hike along our usual course from the No. 6 trail  to the summit of Mt. Takao and to Mt. Kobotoke-shiroyama.

またまた長いこと、放置してしまいました。
山からどうも足が遠ざかってしまってました。久しぶりに高尾山、小仏城山と歩いてきました。
もうすっかり秋ですね。ススキや萩が涼しげに風に揺れていました。
ヤマボウシの実も赤く色づいていました。

We could see Enoshima from the top of Mt. Takao.

Codonopsis lanceolata (Tsuru Ninjin).

Cimicifuga japonica (Inu Shouma).

Tricyrtis macropoda (Yama Hototogisu).

Benthamidia japonica, or Cornus kousa (Yamaboushi).

Miscanthus sinensis (Susuki).

Benthamidia japonica, or Cornus kousa (Yamaboushi).

Miscanthus sinensis (Susuki).

Miscanthus sinensis (Susuki).

A butterfly and a thistle flower.

Miscanthus sinensis (Susuki).

Lespedeza bicolor (Yama Hagi).

Miscanthus sinensis (Susuki).

Lespedeza bicolor (Yama Hagi).

Adenophora triphylla var. japonica (Tsurigane Ninjin).

Angelica decursiva (Nodake) and a wasp.

Shaved ice at Mt. Kobotoke-shiroyama.
The blue one is normal size and the purple one is half size.

We could see Tokyo Skytree from the top of Mt. Kobotoke-shiroyama.

Chelonopsis moschata (Jakou-sou).

Persicaria filiformis (Mizuhiki, or Mizuhiki-sou).

Chelonopsis moschata (Jakou-sou).

July 20, 2014

Oze-numa (July 13th)


Eriophorum vaginatum (Wata Suge).

     Here is the pictures taken at the Oze-numa area.
The wide area was covered with Eriophorum vaginatum (Wata Suge).
It was amazing!

尾瀬の画像のラストは、尾瀬沼のワタスゲを中心に。
ちょうどこの日から低公害車による無料輸送が行われていて、下山するとき利用させていただきました。

Eriophorum vaginatum (Wata Suge).

Eriophorum vaginatum (Wata Suge).

Eriophorum vaginatum (Wata Suge).

Eriophorum vaginatum (Wata Suge).

Eriophorum vaginatum (Wata Suge).

Hemerocallis dumortieri var. esculenta (Nikkou Kisuge, Zenteika).

Dactylorhiza aristata (Hakusan Chidori).

Eriophorum vaginatum (Wata Suge) and the three larch trees.

Eriophorum vaginatum (Wata Suge).

Eriophorum vaginatum (Wata Suge).

Eriophorum vaginatum (Wata Suge).

Eriophorum vaginatum (Wata Suge).

Eriophorum vaginatum (Wata Suge).

Hemerocallis dumortieri var. esculenta (Nikkou Kisuge, Zenteika)
and Rhododendron molle ssp. japonicum (Renge Tsutsuji).

Hemerocallis dumortieri var. esculenta (Nikkou Kisuge, Zenteika).

Hemerocallis dumortieri var. esculenta (Nikkou Kisuge, Zenteika)
and Mt. Hiuchigatake.

Paris japonica (Kinugasa-sou).

Epigaea asiatica (Iwa Nashi).