Pesky Pear Tree

pears

 

Hey you – yeah, you.

Put down that brush loaded up…

with golden ochre acrylic paint.

Relax – fill your coffee cup.

 

I have a tree story to tell.

One that will make you fear…

Those lovely Bradford Pear blossoms,

That I’m about to smear.

 

Yes, they may be pretty.

A sterile ornamental tree.

Unfortunately, with just themselves…

and now most people will agree.

 

To never plant these trees.

If it’s not enough – you will never see a single pear.

The havoc that they’ll spread…

Will be more than we can bear.

 

Here is the link where I got the idea for this

Poem for The Sunday Muse and for Poetry Pantry.

https://wellnessmama.com/126975/cut-down-bradford-pear-tree/

https://thesundaymuse.blogspot.com/

http://poetryblogroll.blogspot.com/

Happy Sunday.  😊Photo: Source

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