I sometimes think that we do not always choose our work, but are chosen, or called to it. It has always seemed to me that I was called into the field of flowers with a special mission for them: to grow and disseminate them, where they are loved; to write about them; to talk about them, and, most of all, to create new varieties. THEODOSIA BURR SHEPHERD
TWO OF THEODOSIA’S CREATIONS -GOLDEN WEST POPPY AND ORIOLE ROSE:
This post is dedicated to my lovely daughter in law, Hillary, whose love of flowers has opened my eyes.