Medicinal plants inspire me to write.
I submitted a poem to the Poetica Botanica page of the Ledbury Poetry Festival. It’s a lovely idea, inspired by the Physic Garden at Hellens Manor, and anyone can join in. It’s not a competition. Just pick a plant from their list, write a poem, and they will display it on their page.
Here’s the link:
And here’s a screenshot of my poem about Plantago, along with some of the other entries, on the Poetica Botanica site: