Friday Flora: Petunias at Como Park

It is not likely you will see this scene replicated if you visited Como Park Zoo and Conservatory today after we just received 8 to 10 inches of snow in the Twin Cities. You could still go inside the Conservatory to find petunias as the Spring Flower Show is underway…

Petunias at Como Park, circa 1930

(from the negatives in the Bell Museum of Natural History records)