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Cornville, AZ

January 28, 2008
1:29 PM

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Thank you, Mitch for sharing that exquisite bloom. I planted a three tiered water garden with patches of Iris in strategic places from stock shared by a wonderful friend. When they bloomed, without any pre-planned effort on my part, they were all color co-ordinated in tones of fuscia, blue, pink, cream,deep purple, and lavendar which made a splendid display with the old fashioned Lilacs in the shade of an Arizona black walnut tree. Now everything I plant is with this color scheme in mind and I look for Iris that will be highlighted by the rest. Thank you for this introduction!

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Lindsay, OK
(Zone 7a)

January 28, 2008
2:59 PM

Post #4464438

Thank you so much - glad the articles are helpping!

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