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December 31st, 2012: Lisa's Earth Star 'Lisa Vinzant' (Cryptanthus ) by chanin

Portland, OR(Zone 8a)

The Bloom of the Day for December 31st, 2012 was Lisa's Earth Star 'Lisa Vinzant' (Cryptanthus ).

View the bloom of the day here:

Somerset, KY(Zone 6b)

I love the look of this plant. And the photographer did an excellant job of showing off the unique look of the plant and the color. Great picture!!

Powder Springs, GA(Zone 7b)

Prettiest non-bloom I've seen in some time.

(Arlene) Southold, NY(Zone 7a)

Same here. Gorgeous!

Winter Springs, FL(Zone 9b)

Wow, nice, says it grows close to me, I've never seen it before.

Powder Springs, GA(Zone 7b)

It may be hardy in your area. They multiply rapidly without a lot of care and can usually be found at a lot of nurseries. I've gotten mine from the likes of Home Depot, Lowe's, small local nurseries (not as prevalent), and there is always mail-order.

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