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Today's bloom is China Doll (Radermachera sinica)

Bloom of the Day for May 1st, 2007:

Type of plant: Trees, Tropicals and Tender Perennials

Bloom color: White/Near White

Bloom time of year: Mid Spring

Sun requirements: Sun to Partial Shade

Cold hardiness: Zone 9a to Zone 10b

Height: 15-20 ft. (4.7-6 m), 20-30 ft. (6-9 m)

Spacing: 9-12 in. (22-30 cm)

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gessiegail wrote:
I have owned many and never knew there was a bloom. What a shocker!! The foliage is beautiful of itself.

debhud wrote:
I too have a China Doll in my back yard. I've had this plant for about 8 years. Not until today did I know that it could produce flowers. I was outside watering all my potted plants and noticed a large white flower that was lying with my petunias. I looked up (the tree is probably 20 feet tall) and noticed a couple more blooms at the top. WOW........I'm so excited.