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May 10, 2020

Bountiful Begonias

A story in the November 1959 issue examined the communities off California's famous Highway 1. One stop was a famous nursery specializing in begonias, which travelers often stopped to admire.
photograph by B. ANTHONY STEWART, nat geo image collection

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