Garden: Blue Iris

When I married my husband and moved here, his yard was a jungle of plants. Not being a gardener, my first inclination was to bulldoze the entire thing. Better judgment won out. I have cleaned some flower beds and have been rewarded with beauties, like this Lily of the Nile.


By Patricia

Editor's Note: We have corrected the title to correctly identify the flower as an iris.

June 21, 20100 found this helpful

Beautiful, but not a lily of the nile, it's an iris.

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June 21, 20100 found this helpful

Thank you for correcting me. As I stated, I am not a gardener. A local gardener told me that was what it was, so I took his word for it. It looks different from the irises that are growing near it, so I suppose its a different species?

Thank you for the compliment, and I do appreciate the correction.

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