magnolia flickr.com "Some flowers are just ~ beyond S-e-x-y; & all are @ various stages! Forget the staged, fake porn whch has depressed me to no-end online, & watch a time-lapse capture of a blooming. Come-back & tell me what you think..." ~js
This plants represents the Younger family. Mama is the primary care taker. She nurtures it and keeps it healthy whenever things go wrong. The plant represents a dream. Mama wishes to have a garden when they move into a bigger house, but for now, she has to be satisfied with a plant while shes in the apartment with the rest of her family.