11/16/2008

Oklahoma Saijiki

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.. .. .. .. .. .. The Oklahoma Saijiki

The Southwest of Northern Amerika

This is an ongoing collection under construction.

Please add your kigo and information.

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Related Information

Oklahoma Official Website
http://www.ok.gov/

Oklahoma ~ Prairie Wildflowers ~


The Nature Conservancy, Oklahoma
Tallgrass Prairie



Four Canyon
Nickel
Pontotoc Ridge
Tallgrass Prairie
http://nature.org/wherewework/northamerica/states/oklahoma/preserves/


Oklahoma National Parks

Oklahoma Scenic Drives

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The Collection of Seasonal Words




.. .. .. SPRING

.. .. Season

.. .. Heaven

.. .. Earth

.. .. Humanity

pony soldiers rise from Main Street

.. .. Observances

.. .. Animals

dust devils : Late Spring / Early Summer

.. .. Plants

Prairie Trout Lily , Erythronium mesochoreum
Arrow-leaved Violet, Viola sagittata
Common Vetch , Vicia sativa
Cream Wild Indigo, Baptisia bracteata
Fringed Puccoon, Lithospermum incisium
False Garlic, Nothoscordum bivalve
Gray-green Wood Sorrel, Oxalis dillenii
Jack-In-The-Pulpit , Arisaema triphyllum
New Jersey Tea, Ceanothus americanus
Prairie Parsley, Polytaenia nuttallii
Wild Parsley, Lomattium foeniculaceum
Prairie Iris, Nemastylis geminiflora
Prairie Verbena, Verbena bipinnatifida
Spring Beauty, Claytonia virginica
White Wind Flower, Anemone caroliniana
Wild Strawberry, Fragaria virginiana
Whitlow Grass, Draba brachycarpa
Yellow Star Grass, Hypoxis hirsuta


Flowers in May
(might also be considered early summer kigo)

Bindweed, Convolvulus arvensis
Blue Wild Indigo, Baptisia australis
Indigo Bush, Amorpha fruticosa
Buckley's Penstemon, Penstemon buckleyi
Carolina Larkspur, Delphinium carolinianum
Common Spiderwort, Tradescantia ohiensis
Common Sticker Weed (Horse Nettle), Solanum carolinense
Green Milkweed, Asclepias viridis
Ground Plum, Astragalus crassicarpus
Large Flowered Coreopsis, Coreopsis grandiflora
Meadow Garlic, Allium canadense
Nuttall's Death Camass, Zigadenus nuttallii
Pale Poppy Mallow, Callirhoe alcaeoides
Prairie Ragwort, Senecio plattensis
Prairie Wild Rose, Rosa setigera
Wild Four-o'clock, Mirabilis nyctaginea

Wild Rose, Rosa species

Scurfy Pea, Psoralidium tenuiflorum
Sensitive Briar, Mimosa quadrivalvis
Showy Evening Primrose, Oenothera speciosa
Toothed Evening Primrose, Calylophus serrulatus
Tube False Dandelion, Pyrrhopappus grandiflorus
Wild Hyacinth, Camassia scilloides
Wooly Yarrow, Achillea lanulosa
Yellow Sweet Clover, Melilotus officinalis







.. .. .. SUMMER

.. .. Season

HEAT (atsusa in Japanese)

.. .. Heaven

moon, fingernail moon of summer
World Kigo Database : MOON and its LINKS

sagitarius rising


.. .. Earth

copper salts
(sublime from the rise of mineral gypsum salts in a drought, usually, summer, as a layer of mineral of a green color, which, contrasts to the rust color clay or chalk color of gypsum -- irony because the drought and heat turn the soil to patches of "green").


dry river bed


.. .. Humanity

.. .. Observances

.. .. Animals

bees, wild bees
World Kigo Database : Bee (mitsubachi)

bullsnake

chiggers (sometime called "red bugs")

cotton tail rabbit

coyote songs

dust devil

Grackle bird (Quiscalus mexicanus)

jackrabbit

mule-deer

perigrin falcon (summer in Oklahoma)

quail, flush of quail

roadrunner

Scissor-tailed flycatcher State bird of Oklahoma

tarantula

tarantula wasp

turkey, wild turkey

white-tail deer


.. .. Plants

Ashy Sunflower, Helianthus mollis
Baldwin Ironweed, Vernonia baldwinii
Bitterweed, Helenium amarum
Black-eyed Susan, Rudbeckia hirta
Blue Hearts, Buchnera americana
Blue Vervain, Verbene hastata
Buffalo Bur, Solanum rostratum
Butterfly Milkweed, Asclepias tuberosa

Clasping-leaved Coneflower, Rudbeckia amplexicaulis
Common Milkweed, Asclepias syriaca
Compass Plant, Silphium laciniatum
Cottonwood Populus deltoides

Devil's Claw (Southern USA) Teufelskralle

Golden Coreopsis, Coreopsis tinctoria
Hairy Wild Petunia, Ruellia humilis
Hedge Parsley, Torilis arvensis
Indian Blanket, Gaillardia pulchella
Lead Plant, Amorpha canescens
Lemon Mint (Horse Mint), Monarda citriodora

milkweed pods
mimosa
Mullein, Verbascum thapsus

Pale Indian Plantain, Amoglossum atriplicifolium
Pale Purple Coneflower, Echinacea pallida
Partridge Pea, Chamaecrista fasciculata
Pitcher's Clematis, Clematis pitcheri
Prickly Pear (North America, Opuntia Family)
Prairie Dodder, Cuscuta pentagona
Prairie Dogbane, Apocynum cannabinum
Prairie Rose Gentian, Sabatia campestris
Purple Prairie Clover, Dalea purpurea

quite beans

Rattlesnake master, Eryngium yuccifolium
Rosin Weed, Silphium integrifolium

Showy Tick Trefoil, Desmodium canadense
Smooth Sumac, Rhus glabra
Snow-on-the-mountain, Euphorbia marginata
sunflower, wild sunflower
Wavy-leaved Thistle, Cirsium undulatum
wildflowers, desert wildflowers
White Prairie Clover, Petalostemum candida
White Wild Indigo, Baptisia alba
Wild Bergamot, Monarda fistulosa
Wild Potato Vine, Ipomoea padurata
Woundwort, Stachys pulustris






.. .. .. AUTUMN

.. .. Season

.. .. Heaven

.. .. Earth

.. .. Humanity

the newspaper page on a tumbleweed
Sunday comics

.. .. Observances

.. .. Animals


.. .. Plants

Ashy Sunflower, Helianthus mollis
Blue Sage, Salvia azurea
Broom Weed, Amphiachyris dracunculoides
Cardinal Flower, Lobelia cardinalis
Fruit of Jack-In-The-Pulpit, Areisaema triphyllum
Leavenworth Eryngo, Eryngium leavenworthii
Jerusalem Artichoke, Helianthus tuberosus
Mare's Tail, Conyza canadensis
Roundhead Lespedeza, Lespedeza capitata Michx

. Rough Blazing Star, Liatris aspera .

Slender Lespedeza, Lespedeza virginica
Tall Boneset, Eupatorium altissimum
Tall Coreopsis, Coreopsis tripteris
Yellow Ironweed, Verbesina alternifolia
Velvety Gaura, Gaura paviflora
Wax Goldenweed, Haplopappus ciliatus
Wild Quinine, Parthenium integrifolium






.. .. .. WINTER

.. .. Season

.. .. Heaven

.. .. Earth

.. .. Humanity

smoke curls from the cookfire
mesquite smells

.. .. Observances

.. .. Animals

.. .. Plants







.. .. .. NEW YEAR

.. .. Season

.. .. Heaven

.. .. Earth

.. .. Humanity

.. .. Observances

.. .. Animals

.. .. Plants






.. .. .. Non-Seasonal Topics

.. .. Season

.. .. Heaven

.. .. Earth

.. .. Humanity

.. .. Observances

.. .. Animals

.. .. Plants




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..... North America Saijiki !!!!!
More LINKs from the World Kigo Database


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2 comments:

. Gabi Greve said...

. See also : Sonoran Saijiki .

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karasu said...

Gabi,

Let me know if you still need an editor for the Oklahoma Saijiki. I'd be happy to volunteer! I was raised there, and would love to do this.

Laura Orabone

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