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Today's bloom is Firecracker Plant (Cuphea ignea)

Bloom of the Day for October 26th, 2009:

Information:
Type of plant: Shrubs, Tropicals and Tender Perennials

Bloom color: Red, Orange, Red-Orange

Bloom time of year: Blooms all year

Sun requirements: Sun to Partial Shade

Cold hardiness: Zone 8a to Zone 11

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

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

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plutodrive wrote:
Sweet. Awesome photo!

GardenGuyKin wrote:
Wonderful shot!!

onewish1 wrote:
what an outstanding shot

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