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Re: Is there an Iris Heaven

  • To: Multiple recipients of list <iris-l@rt66.com>
  • Subject: Re: Is there an Iris Heaven
  • From: Dana Brown <ddbro@llano.net>
  • Date: Thu, 13 Feb 1997 08:23:41 -0700 (MST)

> Dust:  here in Santa Fe in the relatively foothills, we get from 8 to 11 
> inches of moisture a year; Albuquerque gets more like 6 to 8.
> Barb Mann in Santa Fe, where water, or the lack of it, is coming to rule 
> everyone's outlook on life.
	We are supposed to average 17" of rainfall here in Lubbock but I don't
remember the last year that really happened.  I can not imagine growing
iris on 8.  Which types of iris do best for you?  How is your ground
	It has been snowing all day here, quite a novelty, but we have at best
2" on the yards.  It just doesn't seem to stick.  Oh well, water is

Dana Brown, Lubbock, Texas  Zone 7
Where we are 3,241 ft above sea level, with an average rainfall of
of rain a year.  Our average wind speed is 12.5 mph and we have an
of 164 days of clear weather, 96 of which dip below freezing.

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