Rachel Lambert Mellon - Quotes

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You know I'm weak on good looks.

You know I'm weak on good looks.

I was sitting alone in a grim mood - furious that the press attacked Senator Edwards on the price of a haircut. But it inspired me - from now on, all haircuts, etc., that are necessary and important for his campaign - please send the bills to me... It is a way to help our friend without government restrictions. ---->>>

As a child, I had lived many years in Southampton and sang in the choir of the Dune Church. ---->>>

I always design a landscape with fixed horizons whether it be mountains or a stone wall around a 20-foot-square plot. ---->>>

I'm nearly blind. I can hardly see. But I'm taking some herbs. Something quacky. ---->>>

The sky is a free asset in design, and nothing unnecessary should be planted that takes away the sky. ---->>>

Wild flowers grow where they will. ---->>>

I don't know what I've done that has made people so interested in me, more than anyone else. ---->>>

Nothing should be noticed.

Nothing should be noticed.

Part of creating is understanding that there is always more to do; nothing is ever completely finished. ---->>>

One of the first gardens I did outside the family was for the designer Hattie Carnegie. I was 23 then, and I went to her salon, but could not afford any of her dresses myself, though I loved them. Miss Carnegie suggested I do a garden in exchange for a coat and dress, and so I designed and planted a garden for her. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: 08-09, 1910
Birthplace: Princeton, New Jersey, U.S.
Die: 03-17, 2014
Occupation: Celebrity

Rachel Lowe Lambert Lloyd Mellon (August 9, 1910 – March 17, 2014), often known as Bunny Mellon, was an American horticulturalist, gardener, philanthropist, and art collector. She designed and planted a number of significant gardens, including the White House Rose Garden, and assembled one of the largest collections of rare horticultural books (wikipedia)