The Spirit of Gardening

Quotes for Gardeners

Quotes, Poetry, Sayings, Quips, Proverbs, Maxims, Wisdom, Clichés
A Work in Progress Towards a Gathering of Over 2,700 Quotes
Many Documents also include Internet Links and Recommended Reading
Offering 6 MB of Text.   Organized by 130 Topics.
Compiled by Michael P. Garofalo




The History of Gardening
A Timeline

Noteworthy Gardens, Events, Persons, Publications and Facts in the History of Gardening
Includes Related Information about Agriculture, Culinary Arts, Botany, Horticulture and Technology


Ancient Times to 1600

Seventeenth Century

Eighteenth Century

Nineteenth Century

Twentieth Century

Reference Sources for the History of Gardening Timeline






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Jokes and Humor







Haiku and Short Poems
Links, Bibliography, Studies and Guides




Zen Poetry
Links, Bibliography, Studies, Guides and Selected Poems






Concrete/Visual Poetry
Links, Bibliography and Selected Poems





Awards, Reviews and Feedback

For The Spirit of Gardening Website

This website offers over 6 MB of text.

Over 1,152,281 webpages served to readers
around the world
from this website 
from January 1, 1999 - April 1, 2002

A Short Biography of Michael P. Garofalo






Haiku and Short Poems

By Michael P. Garofalo

Haiku, Couplets, Senryu, Limericks, 
Free Verse, Quatrains, and Fragments

One to Fourteen Line Poems









Gardening Writing on the Internet

Links, Links, and More Links from Garden Digest

Links to Gardening Essays, History, Poems, Databases, Media, Magazines,

Humor, Information, Quotes, Dictionaries, Graphics








Pulling Onions

A Basket of Ideas from the Backyard
One Liners, Quips, Observations, Whimsy












Cloud Hands
Tai Chi Chuan




Search the Spirit of Gardening Website

Search Tips and Advanced Atomz Searching





Reading to Uplift a Gardener's Spirits
The Mental and Spiritual Aspects of Gardening: A Bibliography






The Red Bluff Notebooks

Local Gardening and Nature Studies

in Red Bluff, North Sacramento Valley, California
Specific Local Information and Some Reflections





String Figures

String Figures, Tricks, Catches, Knots,
Cat's Cradle, String Art, Designs



My Viewpoints on Web Page Development



Distributed on the Internet by Michael P. Garofalo


I Welcome Your Comments, Ideas, Contributions, and Suggestions
E-mail Mike Garofalo in Red Bluff, California


April 20, 2002