Best Hostas Poems
Below are the all-time best Hostas poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of hostas poems written by PoetrySoup members
hostas, garden, nature,
All dressed in green, the rose bush beams
like a child's blushing cheeks and pursed lips;
these debutants jilted by bees
forever wanting to be kissed.
A carpet of...
The A-Z of gardening - contest
hostas, beautiful, flower, garden,
A flower beginning with A is easy you see, an Aster I would sow
Bluebells of every colour and size in most gardens grow
hostas, nature, snow, spring, daffodils,
Sponsor: Shadow Hamilton
Whisking flakes fluttering as the icicles start to melt
I'll never forget how the accumulation of snow felt
Natural cool air underneath the wearing...
A Leaf Unfurls
hostas, imagination, inspiration, nature, spring,
See all of the buds upon the trees
watch closely as slowly one unfurls
each tiny weeny leaf stretching out
one by one peeling away from the buds
The secret lives of chimney pots V
Spawned from the loins that
Perpetuated the loyal serfs mongrel
These peoples of a conditioned and
Born into the enveloping tedium
Of interlocking days...Interwoven
With interlocking days -
hostas, nature, spring,
Sponsor: Catie Lindsey
Season that grows from delicate Mother Nature
Preservation of green lands for the legal wager
Rejuvenated roots from tulips and white daisies
Invigorated blossoms delicately...
Gael Turnbull(1928-2004,a Scottish doctor-poet created the imagist Spaces form in his collection Briefly (1967) a two line poem with a larger than usual space...
hostas, blue, flower, funny, humorous,
Up with the sun, put coffee to brew
Inside my mouth, some sticky night goo
Standing in housecoat with fuzzy house shoes
Starting my day, as always I...
hostas, autumn, beauty, bereavement, color, writing,
Casting a glance past my shoulder as Chopin’s Berceuse opens into the air
A Little Person's Garden View
hostas, beauty, child, flower, fun, garden, humor,
A Little Person's Garden View
As a wee person, my imagination runs free,
I peek through the window, many pixies I see,
Spreading dust, like the dew from...
Perrenials in Tandem
hostas, flower, garden,
When spring arrives, the blooms appear,
up-shoot toward bright heavens' sphere,
and sprinkle earth with wondrous cheer.
In early March, belle crocus sings
of rattling joy her presence brings,
Not Complaining About the Sunshine We're Gaining
hostas, nature, summer,
The beautiful Spring is here with barely time left remaining,
but mother nature has decided Spring is only good for raining.
The Summer is arriving and...
When Summer Walked Into My Garden
hostas, nature, garden,
My garden had
A different look
Opened her book
On all things that
Had to be done
Arriving early with
In she waltzed
With roses and
For my lovely Marguerite
path I chose,
covered with soft
blades of grass hedged with variegated
red hostas, and moonlight filtering through
PLANTING PERENNIALS WITH A PURPOSE
hostas, growing up, journey, lost love, strength,
There is a certain comfort that comes to me
every spring, from perennials I planted years ago, that still pop up, beneath dark soil.
One Hundred Thirty-Six Pretty Petals
hostas, flower, garden, june, night,
Inside twinkling eyes of nights bloom
Nature's Green Dress
hostas, birth, blessing, clothes, creation, god, green,
Nature's green dress sprawls lofty upon the earth,
bursting forth with life abiding foliage,
photosynthesizing perpetual birth
that carries a carpet of created knowledge.
Ivy hems climb to the...
hostas, appreciation, butterfly, flower, garden, nature,
gentle white daisies
waving petals toward sun
beckon birds to flight
bright purple pansies
celebrate the warm season
with radiant smiles
naïve pink roses
hasten to open petals
where butterflies land
joyful red lilies
COMPENDIUM OF SPACES
hostas, imagery, imagination,
empty slides in the park
chatter fills the school bus
spaces- SNUFFED OUT
Bad light stops play
The muscians retire
Note: Haydn's Farewell Symphony
The mist lifts slowly
A new vista...