The Real Meaning of Plant Catalog Terminology:

After spending Saturday digging a french drain to keep dirt from flooding into a bed covered with river rock, I thought about all of the “laboring” we have been doing this hot rainy summer here at Gardening On A Dime. So, for this morning’s Sunday Morning Garden Quote, I thought a little humor was in…

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Delicate Hibiscus

Sunday Morning Quote

 “Connection with gardens, even small ones, even potted plants, can become windows to the inner life. The simple act of stopping and looking at the beauty around us can be prayer.” – Patricia R. Barrett, The Sacred Garden Imagine a big red stop sign posted at the entrance to your yard. The stop sign warns…

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Don Juan Rosebud

Sunday Morning Garden Quote

“We can complain because rose bushes have thorns, or rejoice because thorn bushes have roses.” — Abraham Lincoln Grab your coffee and walk thru your garden this morning. It’s the dog days of August and the early morning is the coolest part of the day. Do you sigh at seeing what remains to be done…

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Desert Rose

Sunday Morning Garden Quote

A thoughtful quote for your Sunday morning. Something to dwell on with coffee or tea. “What a desolate place would be a world without a flower! It would be a face without a smile, a feast without a welcome. Are not flowers the stars of the earth, and are not our stars the flowers of heaven?” – Clara…

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