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Today's bloom is Rudbeckia 'Tiger Eye Gold' (Rudbeckia hirta)

Bloom of the Day for August 18th, 2011:

Type of plant: Perennials

Bloom color: Gold (Yellow-Orange), Bright Yellow

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

Sun requirements: Full Sun, Sun to Partial Shade

Cold hardiness: Zone 5a to Zone 9b

Height: 12-18 in. (30-45 cm), 18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Spacing: 15-18 in. (38-45 cm), 18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

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onewish1 wrote:
just the bright sunny color I needed for my gloomy morning

bonehead wrote:
Man, that really caught my eye this morning. I agree with onewish - great for a gray morning.

sunkissed wrote:
Well how nice to see my flowers as bloom of the day...glad they brought some sunshine to your day.