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Flower Poems | Examples of Flower Poetry

Flower Poems. Below are 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 international poet members of 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, famous, and modern 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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List of Flower Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
Premium Member Poem THE PRICE OF DEATH JAN ALLISON Senryu death, flower, funeral, how
twist, twist mohamad safan Classicism flower, deep, desire, faith, fantasy,
Premium Member Poem Hardy Warriors Gershon Wolf Rhyme flower, nature, sad,
Theyve No Scent M. L. Kiser Nonet animal, cat, flower, garden,
JUST A SONNET XV Khazamula Mhlongo Sonnet flower, growing up, hurt,
AN ENGLISH COUNTRY GARDEN Ann Gilmour Rhyme appreciation, flower, grandmother, nostalgia,
Riley-Moore sleeping late in Spring Word Awl I do not know? environment, flower, gothic, imagery,
Premium Member Poem DEWDROPS Line Gauthier Haiku flower, morning, nature, summer,
Premium Member Poem THE FLOWER GIRL Michael E. Harris Free verse appreciation, blessing, flower, imagery,
Premium Member Poem GERANIUMS Line Gauthier Haiku flower, garden, love, nature,

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LILAC
by Line Gauthier


lilac
her favorite
every shade



posted on October 10, 2018...

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Senryu | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: appreciation, color, flower, love,

Morning Breaks
by M. L. Kiser
Brother Sun yawns and his breath
Of fire falls on earths’ ground.
Its warmth penetrates and the
Flowers have a stretch....

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Dodoitsu | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: autumn, beautiful, flower, morning,

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wayside flowers
by Julia Ward

the wayside flowers I see when passing through

never fail to touch my soul

God's offering to me...

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Kimo | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: flower, god,

FLOWERS
by Sidney Beck
FLOWERS



Bluebells sing of jolly spring days 
In damp fields with sparkling rills
And the scented blue haze
Filling our nostrils

Hidden in bunches of daffodils in rooms
Are cemetery...

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Quatrain | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: flower,

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BURSTS
by Line Gauthier


bursts of lilac
taking flight broadcasting
summer's arrival



posted on October 5, 2018...

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Haiku | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: celebration, flower, nature, seasons,

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EMOTIONAL LEARNT FLOWERS
by James Edward Lee Sr.
EMOTIONAL LEARNT FLOWERS

if roses are read
Do they go to school
if violets are blue
why are these flowers emotional

10/04/18
written words by James Edward Lee Sr.©2018...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: analogy, flower,

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FLOWERS YET STILL GROW IN FALL
by James Edward Lee Sr.
FLOWERS YET STILL GROW IN FALL

Butterfly Magnet
flowers yet grows in the fall
sweet scent, joepye weed 

blooms from midsummer 
until frost flowers bloom fall
Butterfly Magnet

FLOWERS YET...

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Haiku | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: appreciation, autumn, flower,

Dear Flower
by Sarah Yaelle
Dear Flower,

Color and scent
So hard to forget.
Yet I am persistent so
Trying to dim this heart's glow.

Although I still clutch
You're so hard to touch,
So with frail...

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Quatrain | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: color, desire, flower, longing,

SINGING IN THE SHOWER
by Jim Yerman
Was it the rain upon my roof that woke me at this early morning hour…
or the gentle voice of a lonely flower singing in the...

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Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: flower, loneliness, nature,

The dog days endure
by Wendy Watson
Why should one wish the days to pass
Of lush and verdant meadow grass
And butterflies with stained glass wings
Which autumn's burnished hues outclass? 

A summer breeze...

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Rubaiyat | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: beach, beauty, flower, summer,

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A DELICATE FLOWER PROMISE
by nette onclaud




A bouquet of jasmines and gardenias hangs
Their fragrance losing ambrosial whiffs;
A death of his loyalty truly wrought
Where crackle of night marks a bridal vow’s end--
How...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: flower, hurt, wedding,

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Sumac Seduction
by Freddie Robinson Jr.

Her touch is toxicodendron 
Piercing eyes that easily penetrate
vulnerable senses overrun
Seduction is her pearl hip-handle gun

Don’t trigger her flowering attention,
or you’re sure to get a...

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Personification | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: allusion, flower, love hurts,

New Rose
by Axl A.
The bored rose stood tall,
And eventually she will fall.
...

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Couplet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: flower, poems, poetry, poets,

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Plant Those Thorny Bushes
by Caren Krutsinger
I planted these thorny bushes way back in March.
    They were hard to plant, let’s make that clear.
    ...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: flower,

Cacti Games
by M. L. Kiser
In the desert, succulents sun themselves; they’ve no need to work.

Full of drink they bask; playing Opossum for predatory eyes.

Any flower, wild or in a...

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Sijo | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: earth, environment, flower, nature,

This Way
by Caroline Martin
I walk with my dog in the morning
our feet are soft on the earth
my gaze lifts, like my heart
while his nose reads the forest
 
We...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: dog, earth, flower, morning,

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SAND DUNES
by Line Gauthier


sand dunes
here and there bursts
of cactus flowers



posted on September 26, 2018...

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Haiku | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: appreciation, color, flower,

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WAVES
by Line Gauthier


waves
of queen anne's lace
in rustic meadow



posted on September 26, 2018...

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Haiku | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: beautiful, flower, wind,

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Spring To Life
by Carol Connell
Sagas of my arrival are told each year
Proud of my stats in producing cheer
Reviver of warmth, God uses me
In the deed of producing fine flowers...

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Acrostic | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: beauty, flower, god, spring,

Paradise
by P.M. Richter
floating with wonder
the grateful lotus unfolds
to embrace the sun...

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Haiku | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: flower, joy, love, sun,