Text:All were much pleased, but Mrs. Larch made a note that / Soldanella had spoken a little unkindly of the others. Then came a large group in white, purple and green, like / suffragettes clamouring for a vote! and they said / Our name is Vernal Crocus! / And Soldanella woke us, / The snow did nearly choke us / And, when it melted, soak us, / But we said 'Hocus Pocus', / And here we are in focus! / and they all stood straight up, just like notes of excla- / -mation, and evidently expecting to be photographed, as people who go to court or take part in amateur / theatricals do. But there was no photographer, / so they continued
Method of creation: Watercolour
Text:Scilla bifolia L.
Method of creation: Pink ink
Accession number: PD.11-1980.f.7
Primary reference Number: 43763 Stable URI
Created: Saturday 6 August 2011Updated: Tuesday 8 September 2020Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023
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