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Today's bloom is Oxypetalum Species (Oxypetalum coeruleum)

Bloom of the Day for June 23rd, 2013:

Type of plant: Vines and Climbers

Bloom color: Light Blue, Blue-Violet

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

Sun requirements: Sun to Partial Shade

Cold hardiness: Zone 8a to Zone 10b

Height: 12-18 in. (30-45 cm), 18-24 in. (45-60 cm), 24-36 in. (60-90 cm), 36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

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

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zone10 wrote:
As close to "true blue" as you can get in a flower! This plant is a bit straggly most of the year, but the blooms make it worth the wait! Thanks for posting my photo!!

GardenGuyKin wrote:
Your Welcome. It's truely a beautiful blue flower and I see why it's worth the wait!