"yellow flowered plant"
symbol of jealousy and envy
"When the fofo's petals drop, they turn into black spiky-like
seeds. The Akan liken the nature of this plant to a jealous person."
- The Adinkra Dictionary by W. Bruce Willis
There is a Akan proverb associated with this symbol: "What
the fofo plant wishes is that the gyinantwi seeds turn black."
Paper Maché bowl by 5th grader at Riverside Elementary