Daylilies forum: Golden Needle Flowers

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Name: bb
north of boston on the coast
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lilylady
Jul 28, 2012 5:18 AM CST
Fantastic video and pics on Flicker of the edible, Golden Needle Flowers in Taiwan. Golden Needle flowers are daylilies grown and harvested for Chinese cuisine.

Cut and paste the http and make sure you see the video at the bottom.

And WE thought we grow a lot of daylilies? HA!

Daylily blossom season in Sixty Stones Mountain 花蓮縣富里鄉六十石山金針花季
to view all my photos about Daylily blossom season 金針花季.
Fuli village, Hualien county, Taiwan.
http://www.flickr.com/photos/dans180/6090408762/in/set-72157...

http://www.flickr.com/photos/dans180/6959559144/in/set-72157...

Golden Needle buds on the roof 汪家古厝晒金針花
after picking, the farmer airs all Golden Needle buds on the ground, even on the roof of the farm...and finally it become dried products to the (food) market.
ps: "dried golden needle buds" is one of the important materials of Chinese food.
http://www.flickr.com/photos/dans180/5261283990/

Chikeshan 2006 赤科山汪家古厝
after picking, the farmer airs all Golden Needle buds on the ground, even on the roof of the farm...and finally it become dried products and would be sale to the (food) market.
to view all my photos about Daylily season 金針花季.
ps: "dried golden needle buds" is one of the important materials of Chinese food.


http://www.flickr.com/photos/dans180/246043231/

Golden needle mountain 2009 赤科山
the farmers (host of this farm) are picking the buds of golden needle lily that could be cooking immediately or to make dried products for sale later.

http://www.flickr.com/photos/dans180/3861623757/

Name: Debra
Garland, TX (NE Dallas suburb) (Zone 8a)
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lovemyhouse
Jul 28, 2012 10:31 AM CST
Ohhh...my...that first photo just makes my whole mind and body relax. How wonderful! Thank you, Bobbie. Smiling
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Name: Natalie
North Central Idaho (Zone 7a)
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Natalie
Jul 28, 2012 10:39 AM CST
Debra, when I was looking at the pictures, all I could say was Ohhhh.... my!! Funny that you had the same thought. It's stunning!
Natalie
Name: Debra
Garland, TX (NE Dallas suburb) (Zone 8a)
Service dogs: Angels with paws.
Dragonflies Dog Lover I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Garden Photography Bee Lover Plays in the sandbox
Butterflies Region: Texas I sent a postcard to Randy! Charter ATP Member Annuals Garden Sages
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lovemyhouse
Jul 28, 2012 10:55 AM CST
I downloaded it for my desktop photo.
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