Lavender bagging

Bagged up all my lavender
in bunches hung above me
drying out and making
all around me smell quite lovely
A bumper crop this year
has meant a lot more bags to do
which later on as little gifts
may find their way to you

It’s really a cathartic way
to spend a summer day
bagging up the lavender
I’ve grown along the way
A day I spend least once a year
each harvest to remember
Sometimes in late August
Sometimes in September

©Jemverse

Photo – this year’s lavender crop, bagged up and ready to go – Jempics

2 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. utahan15
    Aug 31, 2019 @ 12:08:07

    ginger
    snap
    to sing
    ginseng
    fling
    the purple
    royal
    oh so fine!
    mist
    nice
    mince words!

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    Reply

  2. Trackback: Lavender bagging~by Jeremy J Croucher | OUR POETRY CORNER

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