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Vintage seed packets and the history behind them

USPS-vintage-seed-packet-stamps-zinniasVintage seed packets and the history behind them

Now memorialized in stamps — which I HAVE to get — this article on Retro Renovation http://retrorenovation.com/2013/04/05/vintage-seed-packets-stamps/ covers how the illustrations reflect the development of landscaping in the early years of home gardening as a pastime. Lots of information I had never before read, from a USPS press release of all things.

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