Four O'Clocks

I wonder how they know what time it is.
Always open at the same time each day.
Blossoms of so many different colors.
They have always truly amazed me.
How could they not be my favorites?
My colorful blooming Four O'Clocks.

Copyright © | Year Posted 2012

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Date: 6/22/2016 2:01:00 PM
Soupmail for you, Carol.
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Date: 6/14/2016 12:29:00 PM
I've grown them, myself, and wondered the same things But they're so pretty! Have you ever considered writing a poem about, Forget Me Nots? Or Moon Flowers?
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Date: 4/29/2016 1:05:00 PM
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Date: 1/11/2013 9:30:00 PM
Love the poem.... like i are all about nature... and I love the way you bring your poems to life...pd
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Date: 12/3/2012 10:02:00 PM
Only someone who loves their garden would understand, bet you talk to them too, blessings , Carl
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Date: 10/30/2012 8:22:00 AM
A poem about one of my favorite flowers - nicely said Carol. Thanks for stopping by my place today.
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Date: 10/25/2012 8:00:00 PM
Good read.
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Date: 10/1/2012 3:13:00 PM
These are my favorite flowers too..after all if the butterflies love them and the hummingbirds, who am I to say they are inferior to roses? Your voice is clear and I can visualize you wandering in a garden....Victoria PS thanks for your kind remarks on my poetry. I haven't shared poetry for nearly 20 years with anyone...
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Date: 9/27/2012 5:51:00 AM
I enjoyed reading this poem!
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Date: 9/13/2012 3:31:00 PM
Carol, I am so glad to find someone that is amazed by four o'clocks as much as me, my grand daughters pick them all the time, I have them all over in my yard and look forward to seeing the hummingbirds that are attracted to them, Love, Love, Love this poem, Love Debra
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Date: 9/11/2012 6:07:00 AM
This is an awesome write my dear friend Carol. They are indeed very beautiful and lovely. I hope I can see one. I have really enjoyed reading this one my dear. Thank you so much for sharing and especially your congratulatory comments and support. May you have always a very wonderful day in sunshine!!! luv and hugs, leonora
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Date: 9/7/2012 10:23:00 AM
They are beautiful flowers and your description is beautiful. Thank you for your kind words.
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Date: 9/6/2012 3:22:00 PM
See, this is why I wish the Soup would allow pictures....would love to see these beauties! Nice to read the work of a gardener...I am one at heart too! :) gwendolen
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Date: 9/6/2012 3:00:00 PM
Beautiful. I love flowers but I have never heard of these. I'll have to look them up.
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Date: 8/30/2012 8:34:00 AM
Those are a beauty..The color range is always so varied which always made them so unique..Great work telling about the Four O'clock..Do you grow the Moon Flower where you live also?..Sara
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Date: 8/25/2012 9:38:00 AM
awwww i loved this one!
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Date: 8/23/2012 11:23:00 AM
It's the magic of the Nature, beautifully adorned. Loved always, bl
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Date: 8/22/2012 5:29:00 PM
this is so cute, and I can't even think what flowers they are. Thanks for posting some new poems, sweetie.
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Date: 8/22/2012 4:48:00 PM
This is a truly beautiful write my friend! I am tickled that you wrote a poem about these flowers as they are one of my favorite flowers too! They have a certain timely beauty about them, one that they only show for a short time of each day! This is a fabulous poem all about this wondrous flower, Great Work!!
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Date: 8/22/2012 8:37:00 AM
They must be everybody's favorites... they are as colorful as your poem! Terry
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