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Re: African Iris bloom!

james singer wrote:
You sure that's the one I sent? If so it's a Dietes--either D. iridioides or D. vegeta. Probably the former; I've never seen one properly labeled that I recall.

On Jul 28, 2006, at 11:37 PM, Theresa Witt wrote:

African Iris bloom!
Hi all- the seeds that Island Jim sent me some time ago have grown very
nicely. Now I have a lovely new flower in my garden! Jim, do you know
the botanical name for this lovely plant? Thank you!
I was surprised too. The plant habit doesn't look like the one
I have (which IJ sent me), and the flowers don't resemble the
photos of Dietes I have. Theresa, could you post a shot of the
full plant ?
Jim Fisher
Vienna, Virginia USA
38.9 N 77.2 W
USDA Zone 7
Max. 95 F [36 C], Min. 10 F [-12 C]

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