Monthly Archives: September 2021

Balloon Flower

The Balloon Flower is native to eastern Asia and will have stems reaching 2-3-feet high. This perennial is native to eastern Asia and will have stems reaching 2-3-feet high. Balloon Flower is used in traditional Chinese medicine. In Korea these plants have culinary usage. In Japan these flowers are included in the Seven Flowers of Autumn which since the Nara Period (710-794) have inspired poetry and art. Continue reading

September 7, 2021