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Posts tagged ‘vegetables’
Before the fruits of prosperity can come,
the storms of life need to first bring
the required rains of testing,
which mixes with the seeds of wisdom
to produce a mature harvest.
~ Lincoln Patz
I thought I had planted tomato seeds, but somehow
I got a rainbow of sweet garden candy instead!
My Humble Ode to a Humble Vegetable
Ah Zucchini – treasured friend
I soon will mourn the summer’s end.
Thy speckled flesh and frolicking flower
Are coming to their finishing hour.
Sauteed and raw, I’m feasting now
Before you take your final bow.
A tomato is born!
I’m fascinated with how a fruit or vegetable
comes into being from a flower.
You might call me a “produce midwife”.
Like any proud gardener Momma,
I couldn’t resist showing off my adorable new baby eggplant.
He weighs in at .78 oz and is 1.48″ long from cap to bottom.