no,lovely poem,....I myself love poetry ..just I cant remember the lines these days.
best to plant while the soil is warm.
digging up the borders and starting again.
and I give you....I walked out in my coat of pride and looked about on everyside....forgotten the rest.
elderberries must be removed from the stalks and be made into pies and juices.
water Iris ,water mint,a small waterlily,.
I make it into a juice and you can keep in bottles but when opened must be kept in fridge and used within a fortnight or Ice cube the juice.
I put mine in a plastic bag with a drainage hole in the bottom and ever so often after the bag is full ,water.leave till the following spring.
I bring them into the shed the ones I have in pots and cover the others if very bad weather.I dont cut them back unless they are getting messy.
I think your right.even indoor plants that i rescued are bargains ,in away I suppose the nursing back to health is what I like ,since that was my job(humans) .