Sage Advice

Wise One, you offer sage advice –

take tentative peeks when the coast is clear,

but don’t trust Frost – He’s a fickle friend;

cautious remain in conditions drear,

reserving heart for a safer trend.

Grow and bud when the weather’s warm –

use the sun to draw out full bloom;

When Winter comes, retreat from harm,

And dream of Spring from your frozen tomb.

Salvia is a perennial in the sage family.

2 comments on “Sage Advice

  1. jessicalle says:

    Nice. Love the blend of botany and poetry.

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