Today's bloom is Crown of Thorns (Euphorbia milii)

Bloom of the Day for January 10th, 2011:

Type of plant: Tropicals and Tender Perennials

Bloom color: Pink, Red, Coral/Apricot, Pale Yellow, White/Near White

Bloom time of year: Blooms all year, Blooms repeatedly

Sun requirements: Sun to Partial Shade

Cold hardiness: Zone 9a to Zone 11

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

Spacing: 18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

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plantladylin wrote:
Stunning photo of those blooms!

Dinu wrote:
Wow, thanks a lot. I hadn't noticed that. Yes, this is also one of my favourites.

Calif_Sue wrote:
Thanks Dinu for contributing so many wonderful photos to PlantFiles and to the forums!

Dinu wrote:
Calif_Sue, It's been such a pleasure sharing, contributing and learning here. And I'm also glad to know that the contributions are helping a few people too.

GardenGuyKin wrote:
Dinu, ditto that for me too. Thanks so much for sharing your part of the world with us all. Excellent shot...