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Re: Iris ID


I have a digital camera, would a picture of the leaves help at all?

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> Given Pat's location, and the stature of the plants, I vote for Iris
> cristata.  Pat, if you want to move some, wait until just after blooming
> next spring.  Transplant with a good bit of native soil attached.  Keep
> them evenly moist until they are established.  If you put them in a place
> with more sun, they will bloom very freely in a "blue carpet" effect.
> They're very good in a woodland garden with high, dappled shade from
> deciduous trees.
> 
> At the office working on my iris book--final MS is due October 1st.  It has
> been a delight going over Roger Foley's superb photographs for the
> book--wait till you see them!
> 
> Bill Shear
> Department of Biology
> Hampden-Sydney College
> Hampden-Sydney VA 23943
> (804)223-6172
> FAX (804)223-6374
> email<bills@tiger.hsc.edu>





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