It's time to vote on our 2017 photo contest! Vote for your favorite photos of the year here!

Today's bloom is Standing Cypress (Ipomopsis rubra)

Bloom of the Day for August 13th, 2012:

Type of plant: Biennials

Bloom color: Red, Red-Orange

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

Sun requirements: Full Sun

Cold hardiness: Zone 6a to Zone 9b

Height: 36-48 in. (90-120 cm), 4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

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

View much more information
about this plant at PlantFiles.

6 vendors have this plant for sale.

55 members have or want this plant for trade.

Talk about this bloom

There have been 3 comments posted about this bloom.

Join the discussion!

pirl wrote:
Beautiful flower and lovely photo.

pixie62560 wrote:
Agree, thats a scrumptious red!

sunkissed wrote:
This are wonderful bright scarlet flowers...I just received some seeds...hope they do well. Love the red against the black.