Starting all over again on this wonderful adventure of matching up the letters of the alphabet with an object, a poem, a place, a painting or some whimsical thing that challenges your imagination.
A is for Anemone
picture by S. & J. Perkins
A lovely example of this early spring flower
the Anemone Nemorosa
or Wood Anemone
a beautiful member of the Ranunulacae family.
Alas, the plant contains poisonous chemicals that are toxic to animals, including humans,
but it has also beenused as a medicine.
All parts of the plant contain protanemonin which can cause severe skin and
For more interesting A's visit here at Mrs. Nesbitt's ABC Wednesday meme.