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Today's bloom is Bellyache Bush (Jatropha gossypifolia)

Bloom of the Day for July 6th, 2011:

Bellyache Bush
(Jatropha gossypifolia)

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Information:
Type of plant: Shrubs

Bloom color: Scarlet (Dark Red)

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

Sun requirements: Full Sun, Sun to Partial Shade, Light Shade

Cold hardiness: Zone 8a to Zone 11

Height: 4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

Spacing: 6-9 in. (15-22 cm)

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12 members have or want this plant for trade.

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onewish1 wrote:
pretty bloom.. but the close up of the flies .. creeps me out a bit.. LOL

locakelly wrote:
LOL - that's funny!


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