I wasn't sure if I would even plant a garden this year. But I did... and I'm glad that I did. This year is challenging with the drought and hot temperatures. But... so far, so good. "Never underestimate the healing power of a quiet moment in the garden."
The poet's darling. ~ William Wordsworth, "To the Daisy"
Is there anything better at the end of summer... "At the end of the day, you can't compete with Mother Nature. If you've got a great tomato, just a pinch of sea salt is all you need." ~ Zac Posen
"If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need." ~ Marcus Tullius Cicero
"Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap, but by the seeds you plant." ~ Robert Louis Stevenson
October is here and the garden has taken on a new look. Most of the flowering is done, seed pods now cling where flowers once danced. Still a few resilient blooms remain... This one tarrying daisy sways, lovely in her perfection, undaunted that she stands alone. A small burst of purple on the clamatis vine, [...]