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FLOWERS: Deep scarlet red with four exserted stamens and a long exserted
style. Blooming period is from mid spring through summer.
The red flowers are a favorite of hummingbirds such as the Black-chinned Hummingbird.
Scrophulariaceae -- Figwort Family
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