Hum…let’s go with:
Estival, relating to or typical of summer
How cool it is!
In summer, beneath trees
as if in flower.
~Takayama Sōzei (cited: SD Carter, Haiku Before Haiku)
The four calendar-based seasons (with their adjectives) are generally recognized: “spring” (“vernal”), “summer” (“estival“), “autumn” (“autumnal”) and “winter” (“hibernal”)
Paula is back! This Thursday’s Pick a Word challenge: estival, cuisine, rift, instructive, span.
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Wonderufl shots Brenda but I love the first one.
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