Tag Archives: persistence
Over twenty years ago we planted a Calla Lily in the yard. It never came up so we planted a Japonica in its place. The Japonica didn’t do well in the spot we planted it so last yearwe transplanted it … Continue reading
Daisy (English) Bellis perennis Small Perennial. Leafless stems to 1 to 6” tall. Flowers in the spring, to 1” across, pinkish or white. A friend from England gave us a few roots in 2000. We planted them in one spot … Continue reading
You can put your roots down anywhere if you’re persistent enough.
Every tree is leafless except for the tip of this one branch on the walnut tree. Even after a furious windstorm the other night, these leaves are holding on for dear life. A wonderful example of persistence, if you ask … Continue reading
PRESS ON! Nothing in the world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not; nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education alone will not; the world is … Continue reading