Sunday, February 21, 2010

Nearly Spring

And Spring arose on the garden fair,
Like the Spirit of Love felt everywhere;
And each flower and herb on Earth's dark breast
rose from the dreams of its wintry rest.

Percy Bysshe Shelley, from "The Sensitive Plant"

Photo courtesy of Emblita on flickr.


Anonymous said...

That is so beautiful and so true. My snowdrops even came through anti root cloth and grit ; ) I don't mind, it isn't weed ; )
Have a good beginning of the new week.

Amanda Planta said...

If you want to grow your own sensitive plant and watch how it moves, go to
See the video- this is a most grow plant for kids.

faerwillow said...

~such words of sweetness and HOPE for what is to come...brightest blessings~

VintageSage said...

I am so welcoming Spring with open arms!! Are those paper whites? Wait, paper whites wouldn't be outside. Lol! I'm terrible with plants.

Jennifer MacNeill-Traylor said...

Beautiful words and photo. Glad I found your blog!