Tom T. Hall Lyrics

Overview / Lyrics (see all) / Photos / Videos / News

Local Flowers Lyrics

"Local Flowers" was written by Hall/hall.
Edit
"Local Flowers" was written by Hall/hall.
For Example...
What chart rank did the song debut? What is the song about? Has it won any awards?, etc.
Cancel Submit
Thank You For Your Submission
Your introduction will appear once it has been deemed awesome by our team of wizards.
  • Play Video
  • Correct
  • Print

Local Flowers Submit Correct Lyrics

Submit Corrections Cancel

I have traveled this world over
I have rambled all my days
When my journeys have all ended
Place some flowers on my grave

Local flowers, just some daisies
Wild wood flowers from the hills
Where I will spend my eternal hours
Lay me down with local flowers

Please don't buy those red carnations
I don't need the lilies fair
Just go walking on the mountain
Gather what is blooming there

Rosemary means that you'll remember
Clover's sweet as the love we shared
Myrtle says that you will miss me
Rambling roses say you cared

Local flowers, just some daisies
Wild wood flowers from the hills
Where I will spend my eternal hours
Lay me down with local flowers

Let the bird sing from the tree tops
Let the grass grow where it may
No arrangements, no bright ribbons
Just a simple wild bouquet

Local flowers, just some daisies
Wild wood flowers from the hills
Where I will spend my eternal hours
Lay me down with local flowers

Songwriters
HALL/HALL

Published by
Lyrics © Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC

Listen to Tom T. Hall Radio on Last.fm, Radio.com or Jango

Latest News