Allen Lacy Quotes

Allen Lacy Quotes: Of course, the character of my garden is also determined by things beyond any human decision, mine or anyone else's.
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Allen Lacy Quote: Plants are the original chemists. Their sophistication makes DuPont and Monsanto look like little kids with chemistry sets.
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Quotes about Allen Lacy: When I need to be precise about a plant, I use its Latin name, even if my nongardening friends sometimes look at me a little funny for using big words in a dead language - or in the kind of horticultural Esperanto that botanical names make up.
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Quote about Allen Lacy: Gardener's , like everyone else, live second by second and minute by minute. What we see at one particular moment is then and there before us. But there is a second way of seeing. Seeing with the eye of memory, not the eye of our anatomy, calls up days and seasons past and years gone by.
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Allen Lacy Sayings: Show me a person without prejudice of any kind on any subject and I'll show you someone who may be admirably virtuous but is surely no gardener. Prejudice against people is reprehensible, but a healthy set of prejudices is a gardener's best friend. Gardening is complicated, and prejudice simplifies it enormously.
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