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Today's bloom is Japanese Water Iris 'Gusto' (Iris ensata)

Bloom of the Day for May 19th, 2011:

Bloom color: Bright Yellow, Dark Blue, White/Near White

Sun requirements: Full Sun

Cold hardiness: Zone 5a to Zone 9b

Height: 36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

Spacing: 15-18 in. (38-45 cm), 18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

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onewish1 wrote:
lovely Pirl.. I saw blue on this dreary morning .. made me very happy .. thanks!!

peoniae wrote:

SongsofJoy wrote:
Nice! I love it in front of the astilbe!

onewish1 wrote:
does make a perfect backdrop

Grandmato2 wrote:
Absolutely beautiful, I was going to ask what that white flower was but someone else said it was Astilbe, is that right?