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Today's bloom is Firewheel Tree (Stenocarpus sinuatus)

Bloom of the Day for September 26th, 2007:

Type of plant: Trees, Tropicals and Tender Perennials

Bloom color: Red-Orange

Bloom time of year: Late Summer/Early Fall

Sun requirements: Full Sun

Cold hardiness: Zone 10a to Zone 11

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

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

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17 members have or want this plant for trade.

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plantladylin wrote:
That is one wild looking flower on that tree! I've never heard of this plant before ... so different, and I like it! I sure Love Bloom.com! It's great getting to see plants that I recognize as well as many that are new and unusual to me! Thank you Dave for this daily dose of Beauty! Bloom.com makes my day ..... every day!

cactuspatch wrote:
How interesting the blooms are! Wonderful shot Bob.