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Re: Iris ID

  • To: Multiple recipients of list <iris-l@rt66.com>
  • Subject: Re: Iris ID
  • From: Ida Smith <ismith@ucla.edu>
  • Date: Sun, 21 Sep 1997 12:19:38 -0600 (MDT)

  I'm new to this, but just purchased Japanese Iris's that have roots only,
no rhizome.  Let me know if you find out what they are, I would love to
plant them under my pine tree in front
  Ida, CA.  zone 10
At 10:45 AM 9/21/97 -0600, you wrote:
>>I have several "patches" of wild iris' that grow all over my yard.
>>usually in the shade of large pines. Every once in a while, one will
>>flower it is the purple-est purple I have ever seen... the whole plant
>>is maybe 4 inches tall, and the flower does not grow any taller than the
>>leaves. the flowers have yellow things running down the center of the
>>down-turned petals. they do not appear to have a bulb or anything else,
>>just roots... Anyone know what these are?
>Pat, where are you? Wild species vary from region to region.
>Little Rock, AR

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