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Today's bloom is Peacock Flower (Moraea villosa)

Bloom of the Day for September 12th, 2011:

Type of plant: Bulbs, Perennials, Ponds and Aquatics

Bloom color: Bright Yellow, Medium Blue, Blue-Violet, Lavender

Bloom time of year: Mid Summer

Sun requirements: Full Sun

Cold hardiness: Zone 9a to Zone 11

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

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

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onewish1 wrote:
neat bloom!!!

pixie62560 wrote:
Agree! This is soooo unique!!

marti001 wrote:
NOT FAIR!!! It will be several more months before I can afford to buy me a good camera, till than I'm stuck with my cell phone camera. This picture is so clear and shows such detail I feel like I could touch the flower. Also not fair as I see all these wonderful pictures of flowers and my list of "I want" gets longer and I don't have room here in this mobilehome park for all the pretties you show

locakelly wrote:
Beautiful shot!!