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Today's bloom is Helianthus 'Gloriosa Polyheaded' (Helianthus annuus)

Bloom of the Day for June 1st, 2013:

Type of plant: Annuals

Bloom color: Red, Orange , Red-Orange, Gold (yellow-orange), Bright Yellow, Brown/Bronze

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

Sun requirements: Full Sun

Cold hardiness: Not Applicable

Height: 6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 m), 8-10 ft. (2.4-3 m)

Spacing: 12-15 in. (30-38 cm), 15-18 in. (38-45 cm), 18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

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GardenGuyKin wrote:
Nothing like some bright sunflower faces to start the month of June off!

Kell wrote:
You just love sunflowers, don't you Kin? I am so shocked it is June!

GardenGuyKin wrote:
It sure has sprung up on me quickly also! I do love Sunflowers and amorecuore's capture of them.

DavidofDeLand wrote:
I'm a fan of Sunflowers too. These are extra nice. Suddenly I'm thinking of nacho's and chili!

GardenGuyKin wrote:
Ha! Too funny!! Good to hear there are some Sunflower fans out there.