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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.
Premium Member Sunshine Golden
There's a burst of mellow sunshine, the hour of my return after many nights, dark and sable, spent in longing for my home Bees buzz in the rose garden, and soon to their honeycomb...Read More
Categories: absence, family, flower, happiness,
Form: Sijo



Premium Member wildflower collection
carried by the wind dandelion wildflowers ~ seedlings propagate scarlet prim roses wildflowers sway in meadows ~ hummingbirds hover hilltop wildflowers thirst sated by gentle rain ~ fragrant scent released September 20, 2022 A Haiku Collection of Three Nature Themed Contest Sponsored by Tania Kitchin checked with...Read More
Categories: flower,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member field collection
poppies of all hues bask in green and amber sun ~ yellow warblers sing crepe petals flutter at the edge of noon glory ~ bunnies hop 'til the twilight grasshoppers in blooms with butterflies and others ~ honeybees buzz loud Written on 9/19/2022 For: A...Read More
Categories: beauty, bird, flower, green,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member asleep in the meadow
shh! the queen anne's lace is slumbering. there is no movement and her eyes are tightly shut. the wild strawberries are silent. there is a fox creeping over the dandelions. the wind has died down...Read More
Categories: flower,
Form: Haibun
Premium Member Awaiting
pure buds everywhere it's the first of sunny spring March holds its fresh breath keen for wild soon days when gold sun passes the stars and hues light the hours expectancy lust striking beauties are coming dancing to birdsong...Read More
Categories: beauty, bird, color, flower,
Form: Haiku



Premium Member Aloha Weeps
Aloha Weeps Aloha weeps In waves of grief Pounding on a windswept beach To grieve the loss of gracious footsteps That gently walked upon its sand Where the waves that tickled her heart Now carry a plumeria lei Beyond the horizon. Pele mourns Her...Read More
Categories: flower, friend,
Form: Free verse
Einnoc
Commendable is your taste of beauty, dear Einnoc! Your greetings always as day makers appear, Einnoc! The faces you put on wall are always astounding To the fragrance of your flowers, I adhere; Einnoc! Devotion to fine feelings of...Read More
Categories: flower, absence, best friend, courage,
Form: Ghazal
Sunflower
It took me years but I finally found him. The man that looks at me as if I were the sun that warms his body and soul. The man that grows through adversity and still...Read More
Categories: boyfriend, first love, flower,
Form: Free verse
With Her
I asked her un beso? And then our lips crashed totaling all rationality I asked her dos besos? And then our lips became the missing piece of the puzzle Our eyes collided again at the intersection...Read More
Categories: addiction, flower, for her,
Form: Rhyme
Ott's lots chrysanthemums in bloom
Ott's (lots) chrysanthemums in bloom pitch perfect today September 14th, 2022. 861 Gravel Pike, Schwenksville, Pennsylvania 19473 the ideal place if/when ye dear reader experience maddening rage (against the machine) causing ordinarily calm demeanor to fuss and fume perhaps as best...Read More
Categories: flower, 12th grade, appreciation, art,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Blue Sky
The blue sky is not heaven It's not the same thing at all Dear friends. We often speak of the firmament of yesteryear By day, the sky is dazzling like an etiolated flower Dear friends. Defying gravity is to soar into...Read More
Categories: blue, dark, fantasy, flower,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member dew drops on pink rose
Bubbly fresh droplets of rain enhance the pinks of the delicate rose petals. My artist heart gives an involuntary sigh. This beautiful aromatic gift has uplifted me and given me hope, on the morning of...Read More
Categories: flower, hope,
Form: Haibun
Two Tears
Two tears fell from furious eyes Both of growing size Though one came first and the other last Both of them made a blast The ground was filled with tears and blood Came flowing like...Read More
Categories: flower, history, nature, remembrance
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Bright Flight
redbird flight of noon lavish burgundy on gold off to anywhere skies of September are home to wandering ones seas of flowers wave restless late summer getting ready for a fall colored by autumn ...Read More
Categories: autumn, bird, color, flower,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Sky Flowers
the clouds are shining backlit and colored by sun capricious sundown sunset is blooming one final push before dark of purple orange and gold shadows on the ground there are flowers in the sky in the magic hour ...Read More
Categories: beautiful, color, flower, light,
Form: Haiku

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?

Poems Related to Flower

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