Today's bloom is Plumeria 'Teresa Wilder' (Plumeria rubra)

Bloom of the Day for June 28th, 2012:

Type of plant: Trees, Tropicals and Tender Perennials

Bloom color: Pink, Orange

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

Sun requirements: Full Sun, Sun to Partial Shade

Cold hardiness: Zone 10a to Zone 11

Height: 6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 m), 8-10 ft. (2.4-3 m), 10-12 ft. (3-3.6 m), 12-15 ft. (3.6-4.7 m), 15-20 ft. (4.7-6 m), 20-30 ft. (6-9 m)

Spacing: 4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m), 6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 m), 8-10 ft. (2.4-3 m), 10-12 ft. (3-3.6 m)

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Kell wrote:
Oh Clare, all your plumeria photos are so special!

Clare_CA wrote:
Thank you, Kell. Please come visit me this summer and see all my plumeria flowers in bloom:-) I have Brad, FlyboyFL, to thank for this one as he sent me cuttings from his tree in Florida a few years ago. He is such a dear man.

Kell wrote:
Oh, I would just love to!

Kell wrote:
PS And to see your variegated bananas too! Even though you convinced me I am too old to plant them in my garden and then keep them under control. But I still would love to see them!

Clare_CA wrote:
LOL, Kell. I didn't mean to convince you of that. I must have been projecting because, even though I am only 48, I have decided that I am too old to maintain these bananas! They are so lovely when they are little, and then they grow big and tall and spread. Yuck. I just took out a huge mat of Raja Puri bananas, which took weeks, and I had to dig and dig and chop and wedge and pull just to get