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Today's bloom is Gentiana 'Braemar' (Gentiana )

Bloom of the Day for April 13th, 2013:

Type of plant: Alpines and Rock Gardens, Groundcovers, Perennials

Bloom color: Dark Blue

Bloom time of year: Late Summer/Early Fall

Sun requirements: Sun to Partial Shade

Cold hardiness: Zone 4a to Zone 9a

Height: under 6 in. (15 cm)

Spacing: 6-9 in. (15-22 cm), 9-12 in. (22-30 cm)

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Kell wrote:
This may be my # 2 most favorite plant even though I have only seen it in PFs. I adore it.

DavidofDeLand wrote:
The minute I saw it I thought "Alpine"...and that it was another one that wasn't going to grow here. It is a beauty though!

Qwilter wrote:
What a beautiful blue!!!!!