Miniature Dandelion


Bright little Dandelion

Lights up the meads

Swings on her slender foot

Telleth her beads

Lists to the robin’s note

Poured from above;

Wise little Dandelion asks not for love

by _ Helen Barron Bostwick


Latest painting is this cute miniature 7 X 7 cm (with it’s own tiny easel)



Dandelion – The flower heads mature into spherical seed heads called “blowballs” or “clocks” containing many single-seeded fruits called achenes. Each achene is attached to a pappus of fine hairs, which enable wind-aided dispersal over long distances _

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