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Today's bloom is Columbine (Aquilegia ottonis)

Bloom of the Day for February 27th, 2008:

Type of plant: Alpines and Rock Gardens, Perennials

Bloom color: Medium Blue

Bloom time of year: Late Spring/Early Summer, Mid Summer

Sun requirements: Sun to Partial Shade, Light Shade

Cold hardiness: Zone 7b to Zone 9b

Height: 12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

Spacing: 12-15 in. (30-38 cm)

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angele wrote:
Another beauty Todd. Thank you so much for sharing these gorgeous photos with us & congrats again on Bloom of the Day.

gaddict wrote:
Gorgeous picture. I'm so jealous, the crocus (croci?) haven't even bloomed here in Central Jersey.