RON WURZER / THE SEATTLE TIMES
Alvaro Beltran picks tulips at Van Lierop Bulb Farm in the Puyallup Valley in 1993. It was a good year for tulips at the farm, but an even better one for daffodils. Depending on the weather, all the flowers would typically be picked within about 10 days.
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