Every gardener knows that under the cloak of winter lies a miracle ...
a seed waiting to sprout, a bulb opening to the light, a bud straining to unfurl.
And the anticipation nurtures our dream.
- Barbara Winkler
In Italian, a beautiful lady,
In English a deadly poison.
- Ambrose Bierce
Where flowers bloom so does hope.
- Lady Bird Johnson
Give me odorous at sunrise a garden of beautiful flowers where I can walk undisturbed.
- Walt Whitman