Hope Quote May 23, 2014 / laura bruno lilly / 4 Comments “Where flowers bloom, so does hope.” -Lady Bird Johnson View from my front porch lounge chair Calibrachoa in Michelle’s pot Share this:TwitterFacebookTelegramEmailLike this:Like Loading... Laura's Sumatra gardeninginspirationmy kidsQuotes Previous post Celebrations & Inspirations Next post Fun with Sourdough 4 Comments Anna Scott Graham May 29, 2014 at 3:51 pm We bought some petunias today; hoping they enjoy a long bountiful summer! 🙂 flowerpeace Loading... Reply laura bruno lilly (Post author) May 29, 2014 at 5:10 pm My purple petunias in the dark teal pot (great unexpected color combo!) are beginning their entry into the hot summer fade…flowers have been prolific since early April, so we’ve enjoyed their contribution to our front porch railing menagerie. flowerpowerpeace (who could resist that one?) 🙂 Loading... Reply Donna May 25, 2014 at 12:23 pm That is such a beautiful quote. If only it was felt worldwide. Sometimes the flowers bloom in the worst of conditions, and the hope lies in the flower just living on. Loading... Reply laura bruno lilly (Post author) May 26, 2014 at 7:39 am I remember there was once a Lone Hollyhock that made its way through the asphalt ground of a major retail parking lot. The hope reflected there was not only in the ‘flower living on’ but also in the actions of everyday people to help enable it to live out its flowering life. There were little rock ‘barricades’ set up around it in order to protect it from on-coming cars with intent to park over it. Amazingly, it lived through most of the growing season… Loading... Reply Looking forward to hearing from you! Comments are heartily welcome, but all are moderated so won't automatically show after you press 'post comment'. Cancel reply This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.