NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — Norfolk Botanical Backyard has been featured on a United States Postage Eternally stamp.
Out there for buy starting Might 13, the backyard is being featured as a part of the upcoming “American Gardens” sequence which goals to “seize the essence and fantastic thing about nature at its greatest.”
Featured on the stamp, common NBG guests will discover its standard Bicentennial Rose Backyard which is among the largest rose gardens on the east coast. The rose backyard itself peaks in early May in time for Mom’s Day and continues blooming all through the summer season and fall.
“In the event you suppose it’s simple getting on a US Postage stamp, simply ask somebody who’s on one! I’m kidding, in fact,” stated NBG President & CEO Michael P. Desplaines jokingly.
He famous how a lot of an honor it was to be a part of one thing reserved for distinguished People and notable American establishments.
“We’re so happy to be part of this historic second when Gardens across the nation are being honored in such a prestigious method. Thanks, USPS, and thanks America on your love affair with Gardens.”
If you need to buy the American Gardens Eternally stamps that includes Norfolk Botanical Backyard, head to the USPS Postal retailer HERE.
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