Thursday, February 26, 2009

Dazzling white



Look! Plum blossoms! Dazzling white!

Is that the sound of a bee

Whispering promise of sweet fruit?




4 comments:

Michelle said...

Beautiful! A promise of sweet treats!

lostlandscape said...

I hope they turn into some tasty fruit! My new tree is putting out its last flowers. I have no idea whether that'll translate into any fruit...

Country Mouse said...

My friend is a poet.
And I didn't knoet!

Very lovely! Do you like this poem by Ezra Pound? - I do:

In a Station of the Metro
--------------------------
The apparition of these faces in the crowd;
Petals on a wet, black bough.

Town Mouse said...

I had my first plums last year (this tree is still a baby at 4 years old) and they were very tasty indeed. It's a triple graft, and one third is yellow plums. I kept waiting for them to turn blue but got the message when they started dropping...