We looked inside some of the tweets by @WashXingPark and here's what we found interesting.
Inside 100 Tweets
This flower is such a deep purple that it almost looks black! It's called a Nigra Hollyhock, and you'll find it growing in the ornamental beds at the Thompson-Neely House and Farmstead. Everything growing around it would have been planted here in #BucksCounty in the 18th century!
The outbreak of war created problems for the textile industry. The military needed such vast quantities of textiles for clothing, tents, sacks and blankets that they depleted their stores. Thus, Continental Congress procured supplies from countries like Spain, Holland and France.