Sunday, April 11, 2010

Bamboo ~ Haiku Bones


fountains—water spouts
gardners love—yet their bane
grow too rapidly

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with the prompt word, bamboo.


Bamboo growth rate is over 12 inches a day. The grown plants send out runners that soon will take the garden over if the runners are not contained.
Bamboo fountain for sale at for $18.43

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At Sunday, April 11, 2010 3:36:00 PM, Blogger John (@bookdreamer) said...

Nice image for a hard prompt this week. I have gone for a Haiku as a simile. My Haiku is here

At Sunday, April 11, 2010 7:43:00 PM, Blogger Stan Ski said...

Pull them up, boil and eat - end of problem... until the next time.

At Monday, April 12, 2010 8:49:00 AM, Anonymous gautami tripathy said...

Loved that image!

mystical dawn

At Monday, April 12, 2010 3:53:00 PM, Anonymous Short Poems said...

Nice one :)

At Tuesday, April 13, 2010 9:25:00 PM, Blogger gabrielle said...

wow! they are prolific...

At Thursday, April 15, 2010 7:39:00 AM, Blogger SandyCarlson said...

Bamboo does take over! That delicate balance--hard to find even among beautiful things.

At Saturday, April 17, 2010 5:43:00 PM, Blogger EG CameraGirl said...

I love the sound of these as the water trickles through.

At Sunday, April 18, 2010 8:40:00 PM, Blogger rdl said...

good one!


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