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Today's bloom is Texas Sage 'Bertstar Dwarf' (Leucophyllum frutescens)

Bloom of the Day for June 8th, 2011:

Texas Sage 'Bertstar Dwarf'
(Leucophyllum frutescens)

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Information:
Type of plant: Shrubs

Bloom color: Violet/Lavender

Bloom time of year: Blooms repeatedly

Sun requirements: Full Sun

Cold hardiness: Zone 8a to Zone 11

Height: 36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

Spacing: 36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

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13 members have or want this plant for trade.

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onewish1 wrote:
pretty color!!

pixie62560 wrote:
I agree, like this little shrub alot!

marti001 wrote:
This picture is awesome!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! It almost looks 3D. Shows close-up and depth to the picture. And it is a very pretty plant. I'll have to check it out for my zone.

locakelly wrote:
Nice shot! The bee is an extra special touch - lol. I wonder if this is a TX native? Likely would do well here in the desert if it is. Must research this one!!

WaterCan2 wrote:
Very nice pic, agree with marti001, wonderful effect... - Nice color and looks like a prolific bloomer!


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