Saturday, April 23, 2011

Taro


Taro, Colocasia species, on a rainy day at the Hoomaluhia Botanical Gardens.

2 comments:

*ehu. said...

OH I LOVE LOVE LOVE whenever I see water or rain on Taro leaves!! That was always my favorite sight to see whenever I would water the Taro in our backyard.

The Wayward Hawaiian said...

The leaves are covered in fine veveteen hairs that repel the water, creating beautiful water beads. ;-)