Frank: What are those big-leafed plants?
|aka giant butterbur|
Frank: Are they weeds?
Tadao: Good heavens, no. Vegetables. We can eat the stalks and the roots.
Frank: Planted by design then? Or for medical uses?
|aka field poppies|
Frank: Those orange poppies are colorful.
Tadao: Long-headed poppies. Grow at the roadsides. Invasive species but colorful as you say.