Winterthur featured on new stamps

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The U.S. Postal Service is featuring Winterthur Garden in a new set of commemorative stamps celebrating the natural beauty of American gardens. All the gardens featured on the 10 stamps are open to the public. During this time, Winterthur offers virtual garden visits.

These American Gardens Forever stamps are available for purchase at usps.com/americangardens.

The photographs were taken between 1996 and 2014. The gardens include:

  • Biltmore Estate Gardens - North Carolina
  • Brooklyn Botanic Garden - New York
  • Chicago Botanic Garden - Illinois
  • Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens - Maine
  • Dumbarton Oaks Garden - District of Columbia
  • The Huntington Botanical Gardens - California
  • Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park - Florida
  • Norfolk Botanical Garden - Virginia
  • Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens - Ohio
  • Winterthur Garden - Delaware

They were photographed by Allen Rokach. Ethel Kessler was the art director and designer.