Today’s find. I am very tempted to see how they taste because the texture is so inviting, but I wont, because it would be like gulping down cup-fulls of water from the neighbor’s rice paddy. Hope they hatch soon or they will be dried and tilled into the mud. I suspect they will, if the …

Tsukushi

It is rare to find tsukushi horsetail this late with the pollen still intact (which is when they are good for the eatin’). Because the snow melts slower a bit up the mountain, today was the perfect day for perfect tsukushi.

I Lied

But I swear I didn’t know it. My mom asked me today about the fields and I told her there was still snow in our rice field. I could have sworn it was there a few days ago, but today when I went past I see that I have no excuse for not getting out …