Saturday, July 2, 2016
The Beatles: 25 Days of Harrison Day 19 - Gardening: Most know George Harrison as the ex-Beatles, singer, songwriter, and guitarist. Many however don't know that George was very passionate ...
Posted by Daria Pew at 12:40 PM
Friday, July 1, 2016
'Fortunate gardener, who may preoccupy himself solely with BEAUTY in these difficult days! He is one of the few people left in this world to carry on the tradition of ELEGANCE and CHARM.'
~ Vita Sackville-West (1892-1962)
"Every garden-maker should be an artist along his own lines..The tiniest garden is often the loveliest." ~VS-W
|"Flowers really do intoxicate me." VS-W|
|"My garden all is overblown with roses,/My spirit all is overblown with rhyme,..." ~VS-W|
|"She walks in the loveliness she made, Between the apple-blossom and the water ~~ She walks among the patterned pied brocade, Each flower her son, and every tree her daughter." ~ VS-W|
|"Successful gardening is not necessarily a question of wealth, it is a question of Love, Taste, and Knowledge." ~ VS-W|
|"Why try to explain miracles when you can just plant a garden?" ~Robert Brault|
|"A flowerless room is a soulless room, to my way of thinking; but even one solitary little vase of a living FLOWER may redeem it." ~VS-W|
|"Gardening is how I relax. It's another form of creating and playing with colors." ~Oscar de la Renta|
|"The glory of gardening: hands in the dirt, head in the sun, heart with nature. To nurture a garden is to feed not just the body, but the soul." ~Alfred Austin|
LE MOIS DE LES FLEURS 2011 PHILADELPHIA INTERNATIONAL FLOWER SHOW~SPRINGTIME IN PARIS The magnificent entrance to the 2011 Philadelph...