Gertrude Jekyll – There is a lovable quality…

There is a lovable quality about the actual tools. One feels so kindly to the…


“There is a lovable quality about the actual tools. One feels so kindly to the thing that enables the hand to obey the brain. Moreover, one feels a good deal of respect for it without it the brain and the hand would be helpless.”
-Gertrude Jekyll

Gertrude Jekyll – What is one to say…

What is one to say about June, the time of perfect young summer, the fulfillment…


“What is one to say about June, the time of perfect young summer, the fulfillment of the promise of the earlier months, and with as yet no sign to remind one that its fresh young beauty will ever fade.”
-Gertrude Jekyll