Yes Chuck, the TB's have almost finished blooming---a bad year for
them. but as I recall, these little iris always bloom right at the end of
the TB season.
Date: Thursday, May 02,
2002 08:55:20 AM
Re: dwarf iris-new pictures of full plant
--- In iris-photos@y..., "irischap"
> > Ok here's the
full story. I never dreamed these little guys would
> stir up
> > much conversation. The leaves are12-18 inches with the
> blooming at
> > about 12 inches. The blade is
1/2 inch across at the fullest
The foliage does look bulb like, as some leaves seem to originate
from the stem rather then all from the bulb. They don't apear to be
> Dutch or English Iris and foliage is much wider then Dutch iris.
> anyone have good information on Spanish Iris, I believe
it is a
> Chuck Chapman
just checked reference books. Can't really tell about foliage
"Woodcut diagrams" but seems to fit. Spanish iris bloom with
Dutch bloom a bit before TB. Also Spanish Iris are shorter.
What is the
bloom like in your garden right now? Have TB's started,
been open for
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