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Fruit Poems | Examples of Fruit Poetry

Fruit Poems. Below are examples of poems about fruit. This list of fruit poems is composed of the works of modern international poet members of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, famous, and modern examples of fruit poetry. This list of works about fruit is an excellent resource for examples on how to write fruit poems.

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List of Fruit Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
HOLLAWEEN CANDY kurtis scott aka curtis futch jr Prose Poetry anniversary, fruit,
The Fruit of Self Control Gordon McConnell Rhyme christian, fruit, self,
Premium Member Poem SEPTEMBER SUN Line Gauthier Haiku appreciation, autumn, fruit, growth,
TOGGLE BERRY BREAD Allan Terry Ballad food, for him, fruit,
Alligator Pear Bernard F. Asuncion Quatrain fruit,
baby oh baby Allan Terry Ballad fruit, adventure, art, beauty, business,
Premium Member Poem The African Grape Pure Sweetness Caren Krutsinger Haiku fruit,
Dreaming of Fishes marvin celestial Haiku adventure, dream, fruit, inspiration,
Saturday Farmers' Market Charles Halsted I do not know? fruit, children, community, confusion, family,
Antics Of A Buzzfeed Ding Housefly matthew harris Free verse fruit, 12th grade, 8th grade,

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Slim Pickings
by ilene bauer
Went with the kids to the blueberry farm,
Everyone ready to pick.
Armed with a bucket, we wandered the rows 
But somehow our luck ran out quick.

For...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: food, fruit,

THAT'S MY JAM
by Allan Terry
THAT'S MY JAM !
THAT'S MY JAM !
MY GROOVE!
MY SONG !
YA'LL DON'T KNOW THAT ONE !
THAT'S MY JAM !
"YEAH GIRL"
THAT'S MY GROOVE
MY JAM
MY SONG!
SNAPPIN HER FINGER'S
SHE...

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Ballad | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: fruit, boat, character, culture, film,

Apple Facts
by Lovie Divine
An apple is an apple. It is an apple to the core. 
It is an apple because God made it an apple. 

It needs nothing...

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Imagism | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: analogy, creation, fruit, gender,

WHAT WORD HAVE THEY AH YE WHO SPEAKS
by Allan Terry
TRAITS AND SIMULARITES MADE US
THINK OF HIM AS WE DID, THE 
PERSON WE CHAMPIONED
ONE LACKED THE ABILITY
 TO CREATE A CAUSE FOR
PEOPLE TO LOVE HIM
THE...

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Ballad | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: culture, encouraging, fruit, integrity,

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Peachy Keen
by Mark Toney
Sweet, succulent Elberta Peach
It's tell-tale blush within my reach.
It's that time of year again
A peach to die for and then
I have to have another,
The ultimate...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: fruit, nature, poetry, seasons,

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haiku bpf
by Kim Rodrigues
berry juice on lips
produce sliding off two shelves
freedom to impress

8/7/2018
Haiku BPF (Harry Horseman)
First Place
...

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Haiku | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: fruit,

The Raspberry
by Robert Pettit
This little fruit is both tart and sweet.
Picking these little gems is both rewarding and neat.
They ripen on the vine in the early summertime.
Nobody can...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: fruit, summer, sweet,

Ode to a Persimmon
by Pandita Sanchez
Ode to a Persimmon

Ahhh!
Ripe, juicy, pulpy persimmon…
plump berry, mini orange sun. 
Syrupy sweet delicious delight
dangling golden in day’s bright light,
on blue-green leafy branch up high,
glossy...

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Ode | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: fruit, tribute,

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PRODUCED WEDDING FIASCO
by James Edward Lee Sr.
PRODUCED WEDDING  FIASCO


If cantaloupe
Could elope
and marry a honey dew melon

What would happen 
If a cabbage out grows the garden
As crabgrass and dandelions rapes the...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: adventure, appreciation, fruit, funny

The Uni-Grape
by Earl Schumacker
What if I threw my one good grape up high
So high it left the atmosphere of Earth behind
A tiny purple oval object turning over in...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: appreciation, conflict, fruit, image,

I Know The Land Where The Lemon-Trees Flower
by Francesca Pappadogiannis
I know the land where the lemon-trees flower

I know the land where the lemon-trees flower,
I have seen their fruit over landscapes, tower.
The trees grow wild...

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Lyric | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: color, flower, fruit, kiss,

Reasons Plentious Tree
by Lovie Divine
Reasons are the fruit of a plenteous tree. 
Pick your reasons, however many there be.

Reasons to start, to finish, to stop.
Reasons to care, and reasons...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: fruit, life, perspective,

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No Longer Thirsty Now For I Know Where The Lemon Trees Grow---
by James Edward Lee Sr.
I know the land where the lemon-trees flower.
Grows, God has instilled in me a chance to shower;
To cry about those sadden things;
To pray for the...

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Lyric | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: fruit, cheer up, community, drink,

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I AM LIKEN A FRUIT TREE
by James Edward Lee Sr.
Like a fruit tree that blossoms
Bound by absolutes
What plant holds the truth
I am budding
I'm growing
Budding and growing blossoming
I AM LIKEN A FRUIT TREE

Oh I am,...

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Lyric | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: fruit, appreciation, beautiful, blessing, faith,

Bitter
by Wendy Nipas
Bitter

To the ground they fall
The dead petals of conscience
Bitter is the fruit
...

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Senryu | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: fruit,

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Summer Meals
by Susan Gentry
Summertime meals are delicious
sandwiches with sliced tomatoes
green beans cooked with new potatoes

Homegrown, healthy and nutritious
garden vegetables and fruits
a mixture of tubers and roots

Meals are often...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: cool, drink, food, fruit,

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Charcoal Memories
by millard lowe

Black as the night
my sable soul sings songs
of Nubian ancestors
sleeping behind closed eyes
in the depths of the inner sanctum
of the womb of mind—silhouettes of beings
peeking...

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Prose Poetry | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: fruit, allegory, analogy, beauty, black

Butts and Bottoms
by David Willey
They say in life you should start at the bottom and work your way up
Butt your bottoms in the middle, I’m betwixt, in between
Well that’s...

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Light Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: fruit, cute love, for her,

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CHEERFUL WITH CHERRIES
by Kim Rodrigues
cheerful with cherries
sending the pits
scurrying into a bag

passionate red
sweet juice
like love’s nectar

round gems, plump.
their vacuous space
hide Cupid’s arrows

oh joy of each bite
blissful prayer
better than candy

pitting...

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Light Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: fruit, marriage,

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Snake-Shape Garden
by Gershon Wolf

          a k             ...

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Shape | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: bible, fruit, garden, voice,