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Today's bloom is Passion Flower 'Incense' (Passiflora )

Bloom of the Day for February 27th, 2011:

Type of plant: Vines and Climbers

Bloom color: Rose/Mauve, Violet/Lavender

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

Sun requirements: Sun to Partial Shade

Cold hardiness: Zone 6a to Zone 10b

Height: 6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 m), 8-10 ft. (2.4-3 m)

Spacing: 6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 m)

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pixie62560 wrote:
Pretty bloom and the umm, err, visitors are interesting too :)

locakelly wrote:
Outstanding photo of the passie and friends;o)

Kell wrote:
You can tell by the leaves that they think they have a tasty dinner here! LOL. I think those cats are so pretty though. Anyone know which butterflies they are? Great photo!

plantladylin wrote:
Beautiful shot Onalee! Kell: Those are Zebra Longwing Caterpillar's whose host plant is the Passiflora: http://www.statesymbolsusa.org/Florida/butterfly_zebralongwing.html http://www.google.com/images?hl=en&q=Zebra+Longwing&um=1&ie=UTF-8&source=univ&sa=X&ei=d89qTZ7ROc61twfE0qDmAg&ved=0CDcQsAQ

Kell wrote:
Thanks Lin! They are cool, look like their former cat selves don't they but stripes instead of polka dots!