Falling through the cracks

#octpowrimo #nature Salford, 11th October 2018 It’s hard for a seed To grow up in the big city As it flies from its mum And falls to the floor Drifting in the wind If lucky, it will land Onto soft warm soil But usually, it finds concrete So it sleeps , and it grows FedContinue reading “Falling through the cracks”

Blackberries

#CFFC #LetterK #BASIC #Salford #Garden Hidden away among a mountain of leaves the humble blackberry grows on its branch biding its time till a meeting awaits when it drops down into a sugary pool and parties with its pals no selfies needed here – they’re all jammin’

Ode to a cactus

Prickle Once only found in Desert sand a gardener decided to hatch a plan developing a succelent that’s happy at home, as well as gardenment living in pots of sandy soil whilst in the heat other plants toiled this funny green plant, just grew away amusing those in the garden at play flowering in theContinue reading “Ode to a cactus”

Descend

Descend Saturday 20th May 2017 During a dandelion seeds travels each one rises up into the air, some travel further than others carried by the wind eventually though, they gently drop to nearby ground, where after a short rest they become dandelions new, with bright yellow flowers

Lavender

#coloryourworld #cyw #lavender #nature #poetry like most flowers, this plant has a most delightful aroma, which is released when you pass its light violet stalks. each stalk contains an individual note of delightful fragrance, leading to every butterfly in the garden returning to your flowers to gain another sniff

Vivid Violet

#Coloryourworld #cyw #vividviolet #violet Very striking – you stand out in a crowd In fact, your flower heads  offset the other colours in the border, from the Orange of the marigolds surrounding your stem or the Lemon yellows of the pansies nearby Everyone in the garden, enjoys your colourful view, as They pass you walkingContinue reading “Vivid Violet”

Wisteria

#coloryourworld #cyw #wisteria when you look at this plant it’s funny how it works its way around supporting walls or trees the branches climb high, into blue sky eventually allowing flowers to display ravishing colours of purple, violet or pink in some instances, even brilliant white an oriental climber at home on any garden wall

Indigo

#coloryourworld #cyw #indigo #poetry #acrostic     It’s a strange little colour – Indigo noted for its position on every rainbow in the sky dye’s that turn your fingers a funny shade of purple – but if you call it blue, or call it violet – you would be going completely in the wrong direction,Continue reading “Indigo”