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Old 07-16-2009, 10:17 PM
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show your colors, 'do you do red?' :)


the color red for sure carries a punch. Let's see how many dare to 'do red'

I'll start:

Epiphyllum, disocactus ackermannii


Passiflora coccinea


Cuphea Ilavea


Canna indica musafolia


Oxblood lily (Rhodophiala bifida)


Lily (lilium asiatic hybrid latin red)


Nasturtium 'Day and Night' (that flower is the 'night')


add yours

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other threads in the series 'show your colors':
starting with blue
pretty in pink
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Old 07-16-2009, 10:51 PM
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Very beautiful!
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Old 07-16-2009, 11:14 PM
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Lovely! I do red as well! I love red flowers. I love that last one.

I'll take some pictures to share.
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Old 07-16-2009, 11:26 PM
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I have a few that I can add:

My geraniums


Cinnamon Red hardy hibiscus


One of my red cannas
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Old 07-17-2009, 04:23 AM
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Wonderful plants. I'll have to check but don't know that I have any red in bloom right now.
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Old 07-17-2009, 05:36 AM
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WOW!!! Those are some ravishing reds! Love 'em all.

Here are a few more:
Spigelia marilandica

Gloriosa rothschildiana

Camellia 'Professor Sargent'
Fuchsia triphylla 'Gartenmeister Bonstedt'
Hibiscus rosa sinensis 'El Capitolio'
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Old 07-17-2009, 06:04 AM
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Beautiful!
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Old 07-17-2009, 07:53 AM
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This is sort of a red in my garden
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Old 07-17-2009, 08:19 AM
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I'd call that red, and very beautiful!
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Old 07-17-2009, 08:41 AM
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It is one of my newer day lilies. Not big enough to share yet.
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Old 07-17-2009, 09:06 AM
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Cheryl, show your pictures of red flowers even if they do not bloom at the moment. The goal of these color threads is to have a large as possible collection of color specific flower pictures to browse through


here is another of mine, now that one does bloom year round:

Epidendrum 'Hakalau Super Red'

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Old 07-17-2009, 09:57 AM
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That one is terrific. I'm sure it wouldn't be year round up here. Here is a link to another of my reds.
http://home-and-garden.webshots.com/...51862220UzqwlK
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Old 07-17-2009, 12:45 PM
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Everyone those are so gorgeous I love it!!!!


zuzu I am going to have to look for the Camillia now as it has my last name.
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Old 07-17-2009, 12:56 PM
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Originally Posted by mickeys_rose View Post:

zuzu I am going to have to look for the Camillia now as it has my last name.
Does your local Lowe's garden center offer Camellias?
Ours had that cv in good supply this spring.
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Oh thank you zuzu I will keep a eye out for it.
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