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Megaskepasma erythrochlamys - Brazilian Red Cloak Flower Bracts


Megaskepasma erythrochlamys - Brazilian Red Cloak Flower Bracts (Megaskepasma erythrochlamys - Brazilian Red Cloak)

This is a smaller Brazilian Red Cloak in the front yard which has started to bloom. Photo taken April 21, 2011.



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Looking very nice. I've always admired these in your yard. The starts you gave me last December are now putting out new leaves. Not sure how long it will take them to reach blooming size.

22 Apr, 2011

 

Great bloom!

22 Apr, 2011

 

Randallsd:

Thanks neighbor!

The ones I gave you should bloom in late summer or fall.

22 Apr, 2011

 

Bernieh:

Thanks! The bract should be a lot larger, though. Usually, they're around 20in/51cm long and 12in/31cm wide.

22 Apr, 2011

 

Gorgeous flower love the colour of this

22 Apr, 2011

 

Sixpence:

This one has very small flower bracts.

Here's how it's suppose to look, it's a pic of my large one in the front yard.

http://www.growsonyou.com/photo/slideshow/42163-megaskepasma-erythrochlamys-brazilian-red-cloak/member/Delonix1

22 Apr, 2011



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