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Best Fruit Poems

Below are the all-time best Fruit poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of fruit poems written by PoetrySoup members

Forbidden Fruit
Forbidden fruit is sweetest, or that’s what they all say
So I thought I’d give it a try and went for some today
I didn’t know just...

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Categories: funny, fruit, me,
Form: Quatrain

Premium Member The Forbidden Fruit
Eve presents the fruit, the forbidden fruit
A special unknown fruit from that one tree
A fruit that God said one should never eat
Then the snake came...

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Categories: dark, evil, fruit, light,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Chico's Fruit Stand
She found him in the yellow pages.
"Do you sell pecans?"

"Yes Ma'am, we do."

"I make a killer pecan pie,
how 'bout a trade?"

"You've got a deal."

"I have...

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© Cona Adams  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: business, fruit,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Just August
In my little garden, balmy blooms are on display.
My purple Zinnia wears the crown in August sun
attracting tiny Hummingbirds and butterflies.
Ripe golden mangos blush with...

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Categories: august, bird, fruit, garden,
Form: Free verse
Reaping And Relishing

Reaching out towards freshness all ripened,
Holding onto huge branches hovering high,
Not bothered about tan getting deepened,
I hand pluck lush naseberries straight...

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© Jo Daniel  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: fruit, health,
Form: Quintain (English)

Premium Member Out of the Sun
             in the sun 

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Categories: fruit, absence, age, angst, car,
Form: Rhyme

luscious fruit of the tropics
sphere-shaped, tapered, oval-faced
beneath the sun dripping yellow;
tangy as cocktail's zest for happy hour- kisses 
on lips that crave for its moist

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Categories: fruit,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member Paradise Lost
Before the days when man first sinned
Angels traveled upon the wind
Everything magic shone in the night
Fairies fluttered, wings shining bright

Eve was perfect with long flowing...

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Categories: change, dark, fruit,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Sweet Citrus
I kissed July's hot tangerine lips
swam in cool aquamarine eyes
basked in blond and honey rays
dreamed in mango pomegranate sunsets 
of lime hillsides and marmalade roses

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Categories: fruit, imagery, lost love,
Form: Imagism
Premium Member How Prunes are Made
When taking a bath in the tub
The first thing you'll notice, if you stay in too long,
Is how your fingertips shrivel.
Then, as you rub and...

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Categories: fruit, blue, body, childhood, fantasy,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Strawberry Love

Luscious strawberries drip from your lip
Sweetly covered in chocolate dip

It is time for a late lunch break
Our dessert will be the love we make

Heidi Sands



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Categories: fruit, love, sensual,
Form: Couplet
Fruits Colours
An apple is Red,
I like eating bread,
Banana is yellow,
I am jolly fellow,
Pear is green,
I am neat and clean,
Coconut is brown,
I am little clown,
All fruits are...

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© Neha batra  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: color, fruit, kid, kindergarten,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Pineapple Pizza - The American Diamante Style
~Pineapple Pizza~
(Double  American Diamante  )

It's delicious
Just have some
With lots of mushrooms
Red green peppers
Ham add

Pineapple slices
Bring to table
Share with family friends
Have two slices
For you


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Categories: food, fruit, fun, sweet,
Form: Free verse
Pablo Neruda translation: Every Day You Play
Every Day You Play
by Pablo Neruda
loose translation by Michael R. Burch

Every day you play with Infinity’s rays.
Exquisite visitor, you arrive with the flowers and the...

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Categories: fruit, aubade, beauty, dog, for
Form: Free verse
Leaves of Trees

O dried up leaf lying there on the ground
Fallen from the top of a sturdy tree
Where you viewed everything that was around
While you bathed in...

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Categories: earth, fruit, green, nature,
Form: Iambic Pentameter

grapes for the best wine
fresh from the richest vineyard
blessed on the altar

grapes for the best wine
fresh from the richest vineyard
connoisseur’s best choice

grapes for the best...

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© Len Gasun  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: drink, fruit,
Form: Haiku
I feel helpless I dont know where to start, 
you are one of my four beating hearts, 
the second beauty I brought into this world,...

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Categories: feelings, fruit, hindi, my
Form: I do not know?
purple gold
purple gold 
payday on Friday
migrants' plainsong

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Categories: fruit,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member The Cherry Kiss

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Categories: love, romance, fruit,
Form: Senryu
Premium Member Apple Pickin' Time
Me and Sweetie pickin’ apples -
Ones for making pies we find.
While my Sweetie climbs the ladder,
I stand watching from behind.

In his levis he’s a cutie,

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Categories: fruit, romance,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Ode to Ketchup
For hamburgers hotdogs and french fried potatoes
add the sweet savory sauce a gift from tomatoes
Ketchup Ketchup pour it thick
for bland foods it does the trick


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Categories: fruit, fun, humorous, silly,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member God's Love is not a Weapon
The church we sought to find a home in no longer exist.
Our courage is strong, our future belongs to temptation consisting sin.

Woods cut and gathered...

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Categories: fruit, art, beautiful, bible, forgiveness,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member A Mutiny on the Bounty
It was a sight that I could not forsee
Ambushed by my own men at morning hour
Hands tight with cord and naked from the waist
A mean...

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Categories: fruit, words, me, men, beauty,
Form: Dramatic Monologue
Scrumptous Birthday Cake (For "Dreamy Desserts" Contest Sponsored by: Linda-Marie Bariana)
(AKA - "Becca Baked My Birthday Cake")

Surprise!  Strawberry scents permeated the air.
Mountains of creamy pink lured fingertips.
Bewitching chocolate with fresh fruit inside, 
Luscious and...

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Categories: family, food, holidaybirthday, fruit,
Form: Quintain (English)
Lemons Get a Bum Rap
The poor lovely lemon,
     It’s really so unfair
An arbitrary choice?
    Then why not choose a pear?

Why pick on...

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Categories: fruit, giggle, humorous,
Form: Rhyme