Garden shots on AIS blog- orchid irises

hosenemesis(SoCal Sunset 19 USDA 8b)April 29, 2013

Hi gardening buddies,
I posted today on the American Iris Society World of Irises blog. Lots of photos of orchid colored irises, and a special shout-out to my inspiration, hoovb. If you like irises, you may want to have a look.
Renee

Here is a link that might be useful: AIS World of Irises Blog

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manifest(USDA 11a, Sunset 24, CA)

Simply spectacular.

The shot of the roses and irises and the one of the delphs behind the irises are my favorites!

    Bookmark   April 29, 2013 at 7:28PM
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tinan

Wow!

    Bookmark   April 29, 2013 at 10:31PM
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peachymomo(Ca 8)

You use flower colors the way an artist uses paint, it's gorgeous.

I have a good number of irises all of a sudden, I rescued a bunch from the back corner last year and a friend gave me some she'd received from a neighbor years ago and had in pots too small for them to bloom. Some are just now starting to show a little bit of color in the first buds to open, I'll post pictures of them when they bloom.

    Bookmark   April 30, 2013 at 11:17AM
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wcgypsy(10 / Sunset 23)

Stunning!

    Bookmark   April 30, 2013 at 11:51AM
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quiltnhen

Spectacular! I love all your garden photos. Remember admiring them last spring.
LindaB/CA

    Bookmark   April 30, 2013 at 7:36PM
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hosenemesis(SoCal Sunset 19 USDA 8b)

Thanks, everyone. I must have taken 1200 pictures over the last week. I'm going to be so sad when it's all done in a few weeks!

    Bookmark   April 30, 2013 at 10:53PM
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aimeekitty(9-10, SW 18)

you're MY inspiration, Renee! I love your garden so much.

    Bookmark   May 2, 2013 at 11:08AM
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martinca_gw

Love love love your beautiful pics of your glorious garden. These inspire me to try iris once more. They are a sentimental favorite from childhood, but i've not had success with them. I gave up too easily, i suspect.

    Bookmark   May 5, 2013 at 12:51AM
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