Poppies aren’t a common garden plant where I live, but you occasionally see them. I was awestruck, however, the first time I saw a photo of a European field full of wild poppies. They looked so beautiful.
What do poppies make you think of? Opium? Sleep? Flanders Fields?
How many Remembrance Day poppies have you work on your lapel in your lifetime?
“The red flowers _________”