2795 - AlpenPix (Garden) - 2010-12-04|
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Locality: USA - Colorado & Utah - Mountain View Experimental Gardens, Peak 7 area, Breckenridge, Colorado, elevation 10,000 feet, USDA Zone 4.
Photographer: Jane Hendrix
Note: The soft, salmon-pink color of A. barnebyi is a joy to behold. It grows to about 24 inches tall in my garden and its long, slender stems seem to keep the lovely flowers in a constant bobbing motion. I have sited one specimen in a sunny, dry area and a second one in a shadier, moister location and both perform equally well. (Sent: Alpineemail@example.com)
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