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Apotheosis of Washington
Painted in 1865 by Constantino Brumidi, the Apotheosis of Washington in the...

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The Summerhouse on the Capitol Grounds
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AOC gardener at the U.S. Botanic Garden
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AOC Capitol jurisdiction decorative painters create a faux marble fireplace.
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Blog Posts Tagged 'in bloom'

October 21
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Solidago Altissima
Bill McLaughlin, Plant Curator at the U.S. Botanic Garden, reflects on the beautiful goldenrod blooming at the U.S. Botanic Garden.
April 02
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Phlox subulata
Bill McLaughlin, Plant Curator at the U.S. Botanic Garden highlights plants currently in bloom at the U.S. Capitol.
October 25
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The aromatic aster (Symphyotrichum oblongifolium)
It’s fall in the Mid-Atlantic and brisk, sunny days provide opportunities for wonderful walks outdoors. Fall brings fabulous color to the U.S. Botanic Garden, so while you’re out enjoying the season...
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