Waiting for the flowers

Salford, 9th March 2019 A patch of earth on some barren land Was turned over, fed and watered Earth dug up in places on Seeds or bulbs planted Over the next few months, the process continued – and Moments passed – until the arrival of a green leaf popping out of the ground Expect rainbowsContinue reading “Waiting for the flowers”

Soil (II)

An acrostic by inky, in response to the daily post prompt Soil Some people – call it the ground One of natures building blocks If you looked at it – from deep below – you would call it Life itself   Several different creatures – they call it home On occasion , they climb outContinue reading “Soil (II)”

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”

Soil

      Soil source of growth our garden plants depend on it its home for all sorts of life like worms, beetles and ants   such an important base needs nutrients on certain mornings , water and fertiliser is added , to let the seedlings and bulbs lift their flowers into the sky andContinue reading “Soil”

Olive tree

#coloryourworld #cyw #olive-green hanging delicately from your branches in a cast of thousands your colour casts Down on white chalky soil as you soak up the rays from the Mediterranean sun what you hold is prized up and down the land by the farmer, the chef and the food fan as you paint the townContinue reading “Olive tree”

Underground

underground What’s that sound That’s not above ground ? Under your feet and way down the street below the grassy mound somethings digging around making its way from point a to point b wild creature moving off home for some tea and on way it moves soil pushing grasses above head making lawns lush beforeContinue reading “Underground”