Thanks for sharing. I am a new collector that grew up with the old hardy
varieties. I remember digging whole clumps placing them on the ground to plant
latter and never getting around to it. They survived and thrived where they
rested. In your experience are most of the new varieties hardy? Love your
picture. Some varieties just take my breath away!!!!! I am keeping a file
of those to try and acquire.
Gnu Blues (Kasperek '94) "lightly ruffled
blue-violet; random patches of dark blue-violet"
This iris had a little different winter.
I purchased this iris potted last spring and never got around
to planting it. So it spent the winter
outside in a half gallon pot (on it's side...I think this is
with no protection other than the
Well I planted it this spring since the rhizome
still looked good and it is doing better than the
two other potted irises that I purchased at the
same time and got around to planting last year.
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