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Today's bloom is Helianthus 'Autumn Beauty' (Helianthus annuus)

Bloom of the Day for August 20th, 2012:

Type of plant: Annuals

Bloom color: Red, Orange, Red-Orange, Bright Yellow, Brown/Bronze

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

Sun requirements: Full Sun

Cold hardiness: Not Applicable

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

Spacing: 18-24 in. (45-60 cm), 24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

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pirl wrote:
Kin - another winner!

GardenGuyKin wrote:
;-) It's a beauty you just gotta love them sunflowers. Nice shot DMgardener

nutsaboutnature wrote:
Love it! Looks like a giant Gaillardia! I"m going to have to plant some of those!!

sunkissed wrote:
Wow that is really stunning, love the bees on it also.