my trimmed hydrangea bush that i received as a house
warming present a couple of years back.
they are one of my favorites!
In looking for garden quotes for my earlier post, I came across some good ones that didn’t make “the cut” but are still worthy to share.
A good garden may have some weeds. – Thomas Fuller
A weed is a plant that has mastered every survival skill except for learning how to grow in rows. – Doug Larson
All gardening is landscape painting. – William Kent
But if each man could have his own house, a large garden to cultivate and healthy surroundings – then, I thought, there will be for them a better opportunity of a happy family life. – George Cadbury
God Almighty first planted a garden. And indeed, it is the purest of human pleasures. – Francis Bacon
He plants trees to benefit another generation. – Caecilius Statius
Help us to be ever faithful gardeners of the spirit, who know that without darkness nothing comes to birth, and without light nothing flowers. – May Sarton
I do some of my best thinking while pulling weeds. – Martha Smith
I had a little friend come visit my heather plant.
(I messed around with these two pictures in a Microsoft program on my notebook – and it’s obvious, I know… I need practice. Unless otherwise noted, my pictures are always untouched.)