Re: First Iris Bloom of the 1997 Season!!!!
Robert Turley wrote:
>It is my pleasure to announce the first iris to bloom for the 1997 season!
> ROSE CARTWHEEL (Granger '80) open its first bud into a medium rose pink,
>golden signals in a cartwheel form bloom this New Years Eve day.
Happy irising to you and a Happy 1997 from Northern New Hampshire
where it is now -8 degrees F and will be -20 degrees F tonight...
we went out for dinner this New Year's Eve with friends and I wore
slacks with wool long-johns under them!
Lancaster, NH, USA
USDA Zone 3 and how!