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Today's bloom is Etlingera Species (Etlingera elatior)

Bloom of the Day for June 3rd, 2013:

Type of plant: Perennials, Tropicals and Tender Perennials

Bloom color: Pink, Red, Gold (yellow-orange)

Bloom time of year: Mid Summer

Sun requirements: Sun to Partial Shade, Light Shade, Partial to Full Shade

Cold hardiness: Zone 10b to Zone 11

Height: 12-15 ft. (3.6-4.7 m)

Spacing: 4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m), 6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 m)

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Kell wrote:
I just love these! I have even tried to grow them here but not tropical enough. This one is sure popping.

DavidofDeLand wrote:
Wow! Now THATS a Ginga'!!!!!