English Iris (Iris 'Dora') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Classification: Dutch, Spanish and English

General Plant Information (Edit)
Life cycle: Perennial
Flowers: Showy

The Need for Garden SentimentalityThe Need for Garden Sentimentality
May 30, 2016

Grandma’s roses, great grandma’s irises, historical perennials, heirloom bulbs, vintage gardening, and plants of historical importance – these are all terms that call out to the sentimental gardener.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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TB Adoree by cinvasko Sep 7, 2019 2:15 PM 13
Mid-America Surplus Sale by cbunny41 Sep 23, 2019 10:47 AM 105
My Enchanted Garden 2019 by Dachsylady86 Oct 6, 2019 6:56 PM 444
favorite iris by irisarian Jul 1, 2019 1:14 AM 24
I got a box! 2019 by evelyninthegarden Oct 6, 2019 5:38 PM 516
My 2019 Northern Blooms by Lbsmitty Jun 29, 2019 10:06 PM 199
Hanover 2019 Bloom Fest by Misawa77 May 17, 2019 5:29 PM 153
Bloomin time in Cheese head country! by tveguy3 Sep 7, 2019 3:36 PM 543
Steep bank - Can I use Irises as an easy-care ground cover under trees? by Valerie1234 May 1, 2019 3:56 PM 21
Nothin' Could Be Finer Than to Be In Carolina - 2019 blooms by Lestv Sep 15, 2019 11:35 AM 774
California Dreaming.... by evelyninthegarden Nov 12, 2019 10:38 AM 1,031
How about the little ones? by janwax May 22, 2019 6:51 PM 315
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Nov 16, 2019 4:41 PM 2,483
2019 Orders Already! by LizinElizabeth Jun 25, 2019 7:21 AM 833
Timothy! ......... haven't you learned -- ANYTHING????? by TBMan Dec 14, 2018 10:33 AM 87
Monty's Blue Ridge Gardens by UndyingLight Nov 11, 2019 6:18 PM 707
Iris lovers and pet lovers... by evelyninthegarden Aug 2, 2019 2:58 PM 170
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
Help with identification of a lavendar NOID by Leaf1938 May 17, 2018 6:44 AM 7
Magical Michigan 2018-Lindsay's Garden by Lbsmitty Jul 18, 2018 1:34 PM 340

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