Gardening Thought of the day

Thought of the Day

I want to be like a sunflower; so that even on the darkest days I will stand tall and find the sunlight.

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Suggested by dparizek

Photo: soleg, depositphotos

Garden writer and blogger, author of 65 gardening books, lecturer and communicator, the Laidback Gardener, Larry Hodgson, passed away in October 2022. Known for his great generosity, his thoroughness and his sense of humor, he reached several generations of amateur and professional gardeners over his 40-year career. Thanks to his son, Mathieu Hodgson, and a team of contributors, will continue its mission of demystifying gardening and making it more accessible to all.

7 comments on “Thought of the Day

  1. That is real life inspiration.

  2. Lovely motto, thank you for sharing it and all that you do.

  3. No better way to bring a smile to your face than gazing into the sunflower’s.

  4. Kris Sinclair


  5. Denise O'Shea 65A

    A beautifull description, makes me smile.

  6. David Hobson

    You stand tall, Larry!

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