Thursday, July 24, 2014

Lady's Mantle





Lady's Mantle 
(Alchemilla mollis)

A cloak of tiny chartreuse stars
wraps round, downy grey-green leaves
bejeweled by rain.
Alchemy,
beauty's miracle.

3 comments:

Jane Tims said...

Lovely plant, lovely poem. Jane

Carrie Van Horn said...

A miracle indeed...this is beautiful Carol. :-)

Margie said...

So pretty ....
Hope you are having a great summer.