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Iris, 10th May

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Only at home today, although I do have some of the same on the allotment, but didnt go there this day.
Firstly named varieties, Laurel Park quite an old type

These next ones all variety crosses, done by me.

Some are second generation using earlier crosses.

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they are well named aren't they. Iris , Goddess of the Rainbow.

11 May, 2022

 

Are you going into commercial production with any of your crosses, Siris, or is for fun only? Some beauties there.

11 May, 2022

 

What gorgeous Irises … I think Role Model is my fave, but it’s hard to choose!

11 May, 2022

 

You must be so proud of the collection, Siris...I also favour Role Model.

11 May, 2022

 

Loving your own pastel blue.

11 May, 2022

 

They are all beautiful Siris. I could not choose just one.

11 May, 2022

 

Anget, I only grow them for my own pleasure and to see what I can create. I enjoy looking into their parents' characteristics.
Meadowland, Role Model is such a good parent.
Klahanie, it is easier to discard any rejects.

11 May, 2022

 

Gorgeous colours, Sue! Your garden must be blooming marvellous at the moment!

13 May, 2022

 

Suddenly they are nearly all flowering and surrounded by blooming Gladiolus byzantinus.

13 May, 2022

 

Beautiful collection you have Siris, I love how you’ve created your own too :) I have one that was my grandma’s but it’s never flowered I think my mum said it’s a deep purple though.

14 May, 2022

 

They are so beautiful. My favourite is the pale lilac one.

15 May, 2022

 

My 2 most favourite ones I created have not flowered so far this year. Only seen them once, before I relocated from my allotment.

16 May, 2022

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