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Today's bloom is Dianthus 'Arctic Fire' (Dianthus deltoides)

Bloom of the Day for May 17th, 2011:

Information:
Type of plant: Alpines and Rock Gardens, Groundcovers, Perennials

Bloom color: Fuchsia (Red-Purple), Red, White/Near White

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

Sun requirements: Full Sun

Cold hardiness: Zone 2a to Zone 9b

Height: 6-12 in. (15-30 cm)

Spacing: 12-15 in. (30-38 cm), 15-18 in. (38-45 cm)

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onewish1 wrote:
very pretty.. wish they grew better for me

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