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Today's bloom is Himalayan Blue Poppy (Meconopsis betonicifolia)

Bloom of the Day for September 17th, 2011:

Type of plant: Perennials

Bloom color: Medium Blue

Bloom time of year: Late Spring/Early Summer

Sun requirements: Partial to Full Shade

Cold hardiness: Zone 3b to Zone 8b

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

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

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GardenGuyKin wrote:
Absolutely Stunning, Sue!

pixie62560 wrote:
Agree! Just beautiful!!

onewish1 wrote:
very pretty!!!

Sashagirl wrote:
Breathtaking! What a perfect shot!

WaterCan2 wrote:
Great detail and color!