Dock leaves Rumex obtusifolius

We’ve been fortunate enough to receive this beautiful poem from Peter Street. Thank you, Peter

Dock leaves Rumex obtusifolius  rumex_obtusifolius_a452

Dozens of docks
making their way down
through the fields
to the meeting place

in the front meadow. Stop
wave and cheer

the buttercups and hemlocks
leading lines of wild flowers
down Copperas Lane

towards Haigh Hall
where regiments
of dandelion seeds
are parachuting in……