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Re: CULT: blue spiderwort in the iris bed

  • Subject: Re: CULT: blue spiderwort in the iris bed
  • From: "Cheryl Leigh Chamberlin" <clc@cherylleigh.com>
  • Date: Sun, 3 Jun 2007 12:02:12 -0400

oh wow, I'm jealous! I have "Zwanenberg Blue" growing under a lilac at the 
back of one of my gardens. The flowers look almost ultraviolet. I planted a 
white one next to it, I think it's called "Isis".

I really love the color of yours. It looks prettier than either of mine!

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Donald Eaves" <donald@eastland.net>
To: <iris-photos@yahoogroups.com>
Sent: Sunday, June 03, 2007 11:09 AM
Subject: [iris-photos] CULT: blue spiderwort in the iris bed

> An invasive weed that's really hard to control.  At the moment I'm just
> letting it do its thing in the iris beds.  No bloom I've ever seen is a
> truer or nicer shade of blue than this.  In the morning when they are open
> they are quite beautiful.  I wish there was a blue iris this exact color.
> Yellow and white lantanas are blooming on the other side of the walk.  Now
> there's a plant that keeps the spiderwort from invading.
> Donald Eaves
> donald@eastland.net
> Texas Zone 7b, USA

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