Thomas Jefferson Garden Quotes

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The greatest service which can be rendered any country is to add a useful plant to its culture. --The Fruit Hunters
Thomas Jefferson (The Quotable Jefferson)
No occupation is so delightful to me as the culture of the earth, no culture comparable to that of the garden...But though an old man, I am but a young gardener.
Thomas Jefferson
I have often thought that if heaven had given me choice of my position and calling, it should have been on a rich spot of earth, well watered, and near a good market for the productions of the garden. No occupation is so delightful to me as the culture of the earth, and no lucture comparable to that of the garden. Sucha a variety of subjeccts, some one always coming to perfection, the failure of one thing repaired by the succes of another, and instead of one harvest a continued one through the year. Under a total want of demand except for our family table, I am still devoted to the garden.
Thomas Jefferson
Jefferson loved order, symmetry, and balance, and there was no place on the mountaintop more orderly, symmetrical, and balanced than the garden,
Alan Pell Crawford (Twilight at Monticello: The Final Years of Thomas Jefferson)
At Monticello he planned to return to farming and gardening with passionate zeal.
Jon Meacham (Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power)