deponti (deponti) wrote,

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What's a weed? What's a flower?

One blooming flower
Takes many a weary (and expensive) hour
But the first flower of a weed...
It blooms at great speed!

weed   150313 stl photo DSC01863.jpg

But having said that...I walked through Forest Park in sleety, shivery weather today, and I saw the first daffodil in bloom:

1st dffdl fp stl 170313 photo DSC01937.jpg

I think that it's we who draw the lines and call some flowers weeds....
Tags: flowers, forest, photography, st louis, thoughts, weeds

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