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Today's bloom is Crinum Lily (Crinum scabrum)

Bloom of the Day for June 17th, 2011:

Information:
Type of plant: Bulbs

Bloom color: Scarlet (Dark Red), White/Near White

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

Sun requirements: Sun to Partial Shade, Light Shade

Cold hardiness: Zone 8b to Zone 11

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

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

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pixie62560 wrote:
Beautiful!!!!!!!!!!

onewish1 wrote:
ooooooohhhhhhhh that is nice

petralittledog wrote:
Isn't that pretty!!! Gorgeous

drdipankar123 wrote:
I think in India we call it Milk and Wine Lily

luciee wrote:
My milk and wine lillies only bloom white with a faint pink stripe. I wish I knew what is missing in the soil. Any suggestions would be welcome. This is a beautiful picture of what it is supposed to look like. Luciee

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