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Today's bloom is Preuss' Strophanthus (Strophanthus preussii)

Bloom of the Day for June 2nd, 2012:

Type of plant: Tropicals and Tender Perennials

Bloom color: Cream/Tan

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

Sun requirements: Sun to Partial Shade, Light Shade

Cold hardiness: Zone 10a to Zone 11

Height: 10-12 ft. (3-3.6 m)

Spacing: 10-12 ft. (3-3.6 m)

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kniphofia wrote:
Amazing flowers!

GardenGuyKin wrote:
They certainly are unique...nice photo!

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Kell wrote:
I have been so enamored of this flower since the first time i saw it. Just amazing. I will never get over all the flower forms in this world. God is so creative with an endless imagination!