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Today's bloom is Ipomoea Species (Ipomoea sloteri)

Bloom of the Day for June 11th, 2013:

Type of plant: Annuals, Vines and Climbers

Bloom color: Red

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

Sun requirements: Full Sun

Cold hardiness: Not Applicable

Height: 36-48 in. (90-120 cm), 4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m), 6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 m), 8-10 ft. (2.4-3 m)

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

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DavidofDeLand wrote:
Great looking little flower and a nice picture as always. These came with my property and need to be controlled on occasion or to from certain areas. I have found them to be very prolific.

Gourd wrote:
I loved growing this... Today is my BDay.. What a nice present to have bloom of the day! Thank you DG..

littlewhootsie wrote:
I live in Santa Cruz CA and discovered and have grown these from seed for the past 2 years only. They are not invasive here for me, and some of the germinated seeds, actually wither and die. The ones that make it, are very fragile-like vines w/precious precious flowers. I LOVE this plant. I'm thinking that it grows heartily more in the midwest and areas that have intense humidity. I'm happy t