Chive flowers

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Lavender blossoms of spring

perched on slender scapes

lift my spirits

savory aroma of onion

turns rabbit noses to sweeter fare

behind the garden fence

Each chive blossom is a cluster of 10 to 30 star-shaped florets. A couple of florets are visible in this close-up:

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