There’s a stick next to the sun, reflecting on its former glory. The stick used to be a great tree, and the stick thinks that if it stays by the sun long enough it might return to its former form as a towering tree.
It's working, it's working! The stick is returning to its former state and... w-wuh? It sprouted a cucumber (きゅう).
Currently there are no similar looking kanji which exist in the WaniKani learning system