Beautiful Blooms

Flowering Plants on Stamps
October 20, 2017 - July 14, 2019
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29c Spring Garden Flowers approved stamp art

Stamp art featuring flowers and diverse elements of a garden, such as birds and flowering trees, represent some of the most attractive artwork in the Postmaster General’s Collection. This exhibition focuses on the issuance of United States stamps that acknowledge nature’s most colorful and beautiful living botanicals found throughout the American landscape, from sea to shining sea.

All artwork on loan from the United States Postal Service, Postmaster General’s Collection.

All garden items on loan from Smithsonian Gardens.