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March 27 – April 17, 1949

Clear skies and a mild winter pushed many flowers to bloom early this year, but this didn’t stop Frank Curto and his team from assembling an amazing spring show, including a reported 22,000 blooms in 27 varieties from crocuses to calla lilies.


Spring Flower Show 1949

Palm Court

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Sunken Garden

Spring Flower Show 1949

Spring Flower Show 1949
 

Select photos courtesy of Heinz History Center