Saturday, April 6, 2019

Blooming Today in the Mid-Atlantic - Thomas Jefferson's Monticello

Monticello's Peggy Cornett tells us that

Lovely pink blossoms blanket Monticello’s South Orchard this week. Between 1769 & 1814, Jefferson planted as many as 1,031 fruit trees in his South Orchard including 38 varieties of his favorite fruit: the peach.