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Geum 'Alabama Slammer'
Common Name: Avens Family: Rosaceae (The Rose Family)

Geum  'Alabama Slammer'

From the Cocktails Series by Brent Horvath comes 'Alabama Slammer', a geum with brash and boisterous appeal. Burgundy purple calyxes (sepals) open to reveal ruffled, gold flowers with blazing red-orange markings and backs. The semi-double and single flowers measure one inch wide. The plants are compact with slightly glossy, lighter green foliage. Exhibits hybrid vigour and longer life than other cultivars. Easy and carefree. Deer resistant.

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ClassEvergreen  Primary Bloom ColourOrange 
TypePerennial  Secondary Bloom ColourYellow 
Height12-24'  Bloom TimeSpring - Summer 
Spread8-12'  FragranceNo 
Light ExposureFull - Part Sun Sun Part Sun  Foliage ColourGreen 
Soil MoistureAverage Moist  Stem ColourBurgundy 
Hardiness Zone5-9  BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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