Photo: Annie Spratt My garden is my most beautiful masterpiece. A person cannot love a plant after he has pruned it, then he has either done a poor job or is devoid of emotion.
There is no gardening without humility. Nature is constantly sending even its oldest scholars to the bottom of the class for some egregious blunder.
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The single greatest lesson the garden teaches is that our relationship to the planet need not be zero-sum, and that as long as the sun still shines and people still can plan and plant, think and do, we can, if we bother to try, find ways to provide for ourselves without diminishing the world.
The first supermarket supposedly appeared on the American landscape in That is not very long ago. Until then, where was all the food? Dear folks, the food was in homes, gardens, local fields, and forests. It was near kitchens, near tables, near bedsides.
It was in the pantry, the cellar, the backyard. Odd as I am sure it will appear to some, I can think of no better form of personal involvement in the cure of the environment than that of gardening.
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A person who is growing a garden, if he is growing it organically, is improving a piece of the world. He is producing something to eat, which makes him somewhat independent of the grocery business, but he is also enlarging, for himself, the meaning of food and the pleasure of eating.
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But always, to her, red and green cabbages were to be jade and burgundy, chrysoprase and prophyry. Life has no weapons against a woman like that. If you wish to make anything grow, you must understand it, and understand it in a very real sense.
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