Plants are the best of friends that will listen to you ramble on about life. Here are 24 friendship garden quotes to foster your relationship with plants.

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No friends, no worries- plants are always there for you. Kidding aside, plants really can act as emotional support during tough times. They provide relief from stress and anxiety and help to clear the mind and improve mood.

Of course, you can also babble on to plants, and not hear any complaints. The best thing is that they actually love it when someone talks to them. So yes, they do want to hear about that weird dream you had last night, or about those crazy ideas your brain always seems to spew out.

So to help you foster your friendship (or even start thereof). Here is our list of the best garden of friends quotes, and friendship is like a garden quote for 2021.

15 Friendship Is Like a Garden Quotes

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#1 “Friends are the flowers in the garden of life, beginning with a seed of trust, nurtured with laughter and tears, growing into loyalty and love.” — Nishan Panwar

#2 “But friendship is the breathing rose, with sweets in every fold.” — Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr.

#3 “In the garden of friendship is where we cultivate love. Choose your friends wisely and the love that grows will be a blessing.” — Anonymous

#4 “Friendship is a plant we must often water.” — German Proverb

#5 “If friends were flowers, I would not pick you! I’ll let you grow in the garden and cultivate you with love and care, so I can keep you as a friend forever.” — Anonymous

#6 “Friends are flowers in the garden of life. They are the seed of trust, nurtured with laughter and tears, grown by loyalty and openness which eventually blossomed into love!” — Anonymous

#7 “Friends are like flowers, beautiful flowers; friends are like flowers in the garden of life.” — Anonymous

#8 “Love is like the wild rose-briar; Friendship like the holly-tree. The holly is dark when the rose-briar blooms, but which will bloom most constantly?” — Emily Bronte

#9 “ A tree is known by its fruit; a man by his deeds. A good deed is never lost; he who sows courtesy reaps friendship, and he who plants kindness gathers love.” — Saint Basil

#10 “Friendship like a garden, grows with beauty” — Anonymous

#11 “A garden is a friend you can visit any time.” — Okakura Kakuzo

#12 “When everything else in life’s garden seems to wither away, friendship is the flower that will bloom to save the day.” — Anonymous

#13 “A friendship can weather most things and thrive in thin soil; but it needs a little mulch of letters and phone calls and small, silly presents every so often — just to save it from dying out completely.” — Pam Brown

#14 “A flower does not think of competing with the flower next to it. It just blooms.” — Zen Shin

#15 “A good friend is like a four-leaf clover; hard to find and lucky to have.” — Anonymous

9 Garden of Friends Quotes

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#1 “A friend is one who overlooks your broken fence and admires the flowers in your garden.” — Anonymous

#2 “Let us be grateful to people who make us happy, they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.” — Marcel Proust

#3 “To know someone here or there with whom you can feel there is understanding in spite of distances or thoughts expressed That can make life a garden.” — Goethe

#4 “The most beautiful discovery true friends make is that they can grow separately without growing apart.” — Elizabeth Foley

#5 “Hopes are planted in friendship’s garden where dreams blossom into priceless treasures.” — Anonymous

#6 “A single rose can be my garden… a single friend, my world”- Leo Buscaglia

#7 “A troublemaker plants seeds of strife; gossip separates the best of friends.” — Proverbs 16:28

#8 “Plant the garden of your life with friendship’s lovely flowers.” — Anonymous

#9
“If I could put my woods in song
And tell what’s there enjoyed,
All men would to my gardens throng,
And leave the cities void.”
— Ralph Waldo Emerson

Wrapping Up

Plants are great friends. They act as emotional support and are there for you when you see your ex with another. So next time, if you can’t think of a name when someone asks you who your best friend is, maybe you can just say the name of your favorite plant and be done with it.

Itching to read more quotes about gardens, plants, or even relationships? Try the following out:

  • 34 Garden Love Quotes to Sweep You off Your Gardening Boots
  • 21 Green Thumb Quotes and Sayings to Be a Better Gardener
  • 27 Growing Plants Quotes to Revitalize Your Planting Hobby