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Today's bloom is Echinacea 'Ruby Star' (Echinacea purpurea)

Bloom of the Day for March 24th, 2013:

Type of plant: Perennials

Bloom color: Red-Orange

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

Sun requirements: Full Sun, Sun to Partial Shade

Cold hardiness: Zone 3a to Zone 9b

Height: 36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

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

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26 members have or want this plant for trade.

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DavidofDeLand wrote:
Beautiful picture of a Happy Flower.( One of those flowers in the garden that almot everyone recognizes and are always Happy to see!)

pirl wrote:
Great photo, Mike. It's absolute perfection of form.

sunkissed wrote:
Oh how I just love these flowers. Very nice spring selection.

growin wrote:
I don't remember this photo but it is nice. I remember Echinacea from botany class. Each of the disk's red things are seperate flowers (composite). It's nice to marvel at nature's beauty.

DavidofDeLand wrote:
Well, Thank You for sharing your great picture Growin'!