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Today's bloom is Flame Vine (Pyrostegia venusta)

Bloom of the Day for July 17th, 2007:

Type of plant: Tropicals and Tender Perennials, Vines and Climbers

Bloom color: Gold (Yellow-Orange)

Bloom time of year: Mid Winter

Sun requirements: Full Sun

Cold hardiness: Zone 9a to Zone 11

Height: 30-40 ft. (9-12 m)

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careyjane wrote:
A nice surprise birthday present to have one of my photos feature as bloom of the day! Thank you. This particular picture was taken in Mauritania believe it or not. Carey

dave wrote:
Carey, I'm glad you liked the birthday surprise. :) Such a striking photograph!!