More Poetry from a Nonpoet

Ulster Autumn 2014  (c) R Goldwitz
Ulster Autumn 2014
(c) R Goldwitz

A Leaf

Is an Organ of
a Vascular plant

A Leaf is a

Principal
Lateral
Appendage
of
the
stem

Leaves + stem => shoot

Foliage a mass noun
Leaves collectively

From “Leaf,” Wikipedia.

Author: Elizabeth F. Cornell

Elizabeth F. Cornell is the director of communications for Fordham IT, at Fordham University. Formerly, she was a post-doctoral fellow in the English Department at Fordham.

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