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Flower Poems | Examples of Flower Poetry

Flower Poems. Read and share great examples of all types of flower poems including poems about roses, carnations, tulips, daisies, sunflowers, and more. This list of flower poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. Flowers often symbolize the magnificence and beauty of things. They even take on the meaning and symbolism of wisdom, dying, passion, innocence, purity and more. Poets have voiced their poetic expression in flower poems for ages. Read short, long, best, and famous examples of flower poetry. This list of poetical works about flowers is an excellent resource for examples on how to write flower poems.

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The peaks of buds blossom, Into soft pink, white petals Cascading onto the wetted bed, Like a swan dancing in sunshine. The moss on the pebbles by the river, Now blue and green, beneath the light Crisp...Read More
Categories: abortion, allegory, flower, spring,
Form: Free verse

Categories: emotions, flower, garden, introspection,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Sun Room Sleep
doors wide open sun pours in and I am lost in the light like vivid blooms lost in night afternoon dreaming time crawls the birds are singing wake me on the happening for some things must not be missed heartbeat of desire the...Read More
Categories: bird, desire, dream, flower,
Form: Dodoitsu
Premium Member each thing a dark
Obviated by passion I could as much apply each person Exfoliate my heart. Such tormented fragments Seeking reconciliation therein, Where all refrains come subject to warm And, as my oath prescribes, I first Must “do no harm” Each valiant doll’s...Read More
Categories: flower, birth, change, destiny, encouraging,
Form: Prose Poetry
Nature's Nectar
Sweet aroma of Honeysuckles in full bloom, I turn to a bee...Read More
Categories: flower, nature,
Form: Haiku

Premium Member in her garden
She removed the drops of perspiration from her forehead with the back of her garden glove, leaving nature’s makeup in its place, a small streak of brown soil. As I stared at her, she put...Read More
Categories: beauty, devotion, flower, heaven,
Form: Prose Poetry
Dear little flower
Dear little flower, I see you I watch you struggling daily you are so fragile the strong wind continuously pushing you in any direction it wants always knocking you down You keep pushing yourself to get back up, only to be...Read More
Categories: beauty, flower, nature,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member empty jars
Hold the Bold Bouquet of Life Keep it Well Protected Collect The Flowered Moments Of Your Spaces Intersected With Outstretched Arms In Whispered Voices Find Your Dreams Make Your Choices Like Moonbeams Kissing Stars On Twilight Beaches Fill Your...Read More
Categories: flower, beauty, blessing, care, celebration,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Bees in a Sonnet
Hear the buzzing, see the dance of the bees Working all hours of day on the bower Gathering nectar from blossom on trees Flitting and circling flower to flower. A taste of honey, prepared in the hive So delicious...Read More
Categories: dance, flower, poets, tree,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Merry
a whirlwind of leaves colorfully swirling down orchard apples red treetop songs of spring paths of wonder newly green color explosion cold flurries snow white icicles Christmas tree love distant sun beaming Rose in the garden jasmine flowers in her hair feverish sunshine...Read More
Categories: beauty, color, flower, joy,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Garden of Blooms
She is the flower in the garden of dreams Awaiting her butterfly on the summer breeze A sip of nectar where her beauty beams Kissing her petals with seductive tease Awaiting her butterfly on...Read More
Categories: butterfly, flower, garden,
Form: Pantoum
Premium Member Nearer the Sun
late last night in dreams I roamed to magical lands blooms were tall as trees nearer to warm sun in rapturous days of gold giant blooms blushed scents mauve night rosy dawn the love affair never ends peach plum cherry skies...Read More
Categories: color, dream, fantasy, flower,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Heaven's Flowers
Categories: flower, heaven, sky,
Form: Haiku
         Heather on the Hili                   *******         kind sun doth billow       on my heather on the hill       heaven's beauty, still  ...Read More
Categories: flower, imagery,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member ebb and flow
In the middle of a quiet, Before the tiger’s roar; At the level of the dawn, Before a wave returns to shore, I chose one petal from, a many petaled flower Stared into its nature for, What seemed...Read More
Categories: beauty, flower, homework, life,
Form: Couplet

Specific Types of Flower Poems

Read wonderful flower poetry on the following sub-topics: carnation, children, daffodil, daisy, death, fairy, friendship, funeral, funny, garden, gardenia, gerbera, girl, haiku, hyacinth, iris, jasmine, kids, kindergarten, life, lilac, lily, lotus, love, magnolia, orchid, rose, rhyme, spring, sunflower, tulip and more.

Definition | What is Flower in Poetry?

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