Daffy Down Dilly
Has come to town
In a yellow petticoat
And a green gown.
Daffy Down Dilly is a play on "daffodil",
the pretty yellow flower.
The yellow petticoat is the blossom; the green gown is the foliage.
Nursery Rhymes, Poems and Lullabies | Nursery Rhymes Lyrics | Top 10 Nursery Rhymes | English tongue twisters | English Ridles | Flowers Growing Song | Ring Around The Rosie | My Garden | My Lady Spring