A pretty quick side stop.
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We are making our way farther south today and will be spending the night in
But of course she feels that because it is June and our Iris have long since gone through their bloom cycle in March and April it will be worthless. In central
Just north of
We spent at least an hour or two just walking the gardens and talking to the workers. And of course, even though my wife had about 150 varieties already, she had to purchase a few more. I took close-up shots of the ones she decided to purchase. “Voltage”, is coral orange in color with a very deep orange beard. “Avalon Sunset” was also a quite similar light orange color with a deep orange beard. And “Rapture in Blue” was a very lavender-blue color with more ruffled standards and falls and a pale lavender beard that did not show in these pictures. At the end of summer when they are being trimmed and separated she will get them in the mail and we’ll plant them for next spring. The grin on her face was worth the side trip.
We then head on south for another hour to