2886 - AlpenPix (Garden) - 2010-12-31|
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Aster alpinus 'Pinkie'
Locality: Mountain View Experimental Gardens, Peak 7 area, Breckenridge, Colorado, elevation 10,000 feet, USDA Zone 4
Photographer: Jane Hendrix
Note: This is a lovely, large-flowering, pink aster that stands about 6 inches tall in bloom. Sited in full sun in dry but fertile soil, it blooms in early August. (Sent: Alpineemail@example.com)
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