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Today's bloom is Echinocereus (Echinocereus pulchellus var. amoenus)

Bloom of the Day for May 26th, 2012:

Echinocereus
(Echinocereus pulchellus var. amoenus)

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Information:
Type of plant: Cactus and Succulents

Bloom color: Magenta (Pink-Purple)

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

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

Cold hardiness: Zone 9b to Zone 11

Height: under 6 in. (15 cm)

Spacing: 3-6 in. (7-15 cm), 6-9 in. (15-22 cm)

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There have been 3 comments posted about this bloom.

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kniphofia wrote:
Absolutely stunning!

pixie62560 wrote:
I agree!!

onewish1 wrote:
just neat!!


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