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Today's bloom is Painted Tongue (Salpiglossis sinuata)

Bloom of the Day for January 7th, 2010:

Type of plant: Annuals

Bloom color: Rose/Mauve, Magenta (Pink-Purple), Scarlet (Dark Red), Orange, Gold (Yellow-Orange), Blue-Violet, Violet/Lavender, Purple, Maroon (Purple-Brown)

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

Sun requirements: Full Sun

Cold hardiness: Not Applicable

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

Spacing: 9-12 in. (22-30 cm)

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12 members have or want this plant for trade.

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DMgardener wrote:
A beautiful shade of yellow!

petralittledog wrote:
Yellow is not a favorite color of mine, but I do like this bloom.

mollymistsmith wrote:
That is gorgeous!