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Today's bloom is Alligator Flag (Thalia geniculata)

Bloom of the Day for October 7th, 2008:

Type of plant: Ponds and Aquatics

Bloom color: Purple

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

Sun requirements: Sun to Partial Shade

Cold hardiness: Zone 7a to Zone 10b

Height: 8-10 ft. (2.4-3 m)

Spacing: 24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

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