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Garden Quotes


I had a rose named after me and I was very flattered.
But I was not pleased to read the description in the catalog:
- 'No good in a bed, but fine against a wall.'
- Eleanor Roosevelt
"The best place to seek God is in a garden.  You can dig for him there."  George Bernard Shaw
Doug Green’s first law of gardening states:
You only have to feed your plants if you want leaves, flowers or fruit.

What’s the best way to plant a kiss?
Tulips

Why did the tennis champ grow so tall?
He was the number one seed.

What do you get when you sit on a zucchini?
Squash.

Why was the strawberry so worried?
His mother and father were in a jam.

“The greatest gift of the garden is the restoration of the five senses.”

-Hanna Rion


Gardening requires lots of water – most of it in the form of perspiration.
~Lou Erickson
“The first day of spring is one thing,
and the first spring day is another.
The difference between them is sometimes as great as a month.”
– Henry Van Dyke, Fisherman’s Luck, 1899

I’d rather eat my corn with a little bit of worm than a little bit of insecticide.

……. Jack Bigej, Al’s Garden Center

“In the spring, at the end of the day, you should smell like dirt.”

Margaret Atwood

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