Irises forum: One of these things is not like the other

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Name: Eric Jarrett
Vale, NC (Zone 7b)
Beekeeper Dog Lover Keeper of Poultry Region: North Carolina
EJarrett
Jun 6, 2016 8:24 AM CST
Here is what greeted me in the iris bed this morning


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And upon closer inspection


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This is Eagle Landing, a Sutton 2000 introduction. It is registered at 37 inches. This one is 41 inches to the bottom of the bloom. Now that's a tall bearded iris. Big Grin
Name: Celia
West Valley City, Utah (Zone 7a)
Pour vivre parmi les fleurs
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Zencat
Jun 6, 2016 10:19 AM CST
What a lovely, soft bloom.
Name: Debra
Garland, TX (NE Dallas suburb) (Zone 8a)
Service dogs: Angels with paws.
Dragonflies Dog Lover Bookworm I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Garden Photography Bee Lover
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lovemyhouse
Jun 6, 2016 10:21 AM CST
Blinking Blinking Yep, that is one tall Iris. Big Grin Big Grin
You can tell a lot about a person by the way they handle these three things: a rainy day, lost luggage, and tangled Christmas tree lights.
(Zone 9b)
Region: California
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UndertheSun
Jun 6, 2016 11:03 AM CST
It's like it's saying..."hey, look at me!" Green Grin!
Name: Bonnie Sojourner
Harris Brake Lake, Arkansas (Zone 7a)
Magnolia zone
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grannysgarden
Jun 7, 2016 2:27 AM CST
That is a lovely iris, Eric. Nice late blooming surprise in the garden. Smiling
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Name: Mary Ann
Kentucky
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Muddymitts
Jun 7, 2016 6:58 AM CST
Beautiful color on that Iris, Eric!!
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Northern CA (Zone 9a)
Region: California Cat Lover Irises Enjoys or suffers hot summers Dog Lover
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iciris
Jun 7, 2016 9:29 AM CST
UndertheSun said:It's like it's saying..."hey, look at me!" Green Grin!

and/or "I'm taller than you, I'm taller than you..." Hilarious!

Name: Celia
West Valley City, Utah (Zone 7a)
Pour vivre parmi les fleurs
Irises Garden Photography I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Celebrating Gardening: 2015 Butterflies Birds
Cat Lover Enjoys or suffers cold winters Hummingbirder Plant Identifier
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Zencat
Jun 7, 2016 5:36 PM CST
I'm adding "Neener neener!"
Name: Debra
Garland, TX (NE Dallas suburb) (Zone 8a)
Service dogs: Angels with paws.
Dragonflies Dog Lover Bookworm I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Garden Photography Bee Lover
Plays in the sandbox Butterflies Region: Texas Garden Sages I sent a postcard to Randy! Charter ATP Member
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lovemyhouse
Jun 7, 2016 6:50 PM CST
Hilarious! Hilarious! Hilarious! Hilarious! Hilarious! Hilarious!
You can tell a lot about a person by the way they handle these three things: a rainy day, lost luggage, and tangled Christmas tree lights.

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