And below you can get a closer view.
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This is not the famous, and tremendously expensive, painting by van Gogh, known as the Sunflowers. This is the real thing, which is much much cheaper.
Some people may think that a daffodil is a daffodil, but there are an incredible number of different varieties.
This is one of the rarest flowers in the world. This one in Tokyo blooms about once every 20 years ,and the flower is about 1.5m tall.
It is known as the corpse flower because it smells like dead flesh.
The season for viewing maple trees is usually the autumn, but this maple tree is full of beautiful red leaves in April.
Can a human sit on a leaf?
As you can see the answer is yes.
It looks a little like a water-bed, but it is a water-lily.
Okra is well-known as a vegetable, and its flowers are very attractive too.
When asked to name a flower beginning with ‘C’ one of my students could have said ‘carnation’ or ‘crocus’ or even ‘camomile’, but instead he chose to answer ‘casablanca’
I know Casablanca is one of the main cities of Morocco, and I know it is a Spanish word meaning ‘white house’ (or house white), but I never knew it was a flower.
The student then proceeded to show me a picture of this flower on his mobile phone, and what a beautiful flower it is too.