A visual journal

Iris ‘Katherine Hodgkin’

Thankfully the year has turned once again …

I have left behind my January funk

Today I was greeted by these Iris “Katherine Hodgkin”

Simply lovely.

10 responses

  1. A beautiful promise of change!

    February 10, 2011 at 8:35 pm

  2. VP

    Ooh must go and see if mine are out yet – they were just tiny stalks above the gravel the other day…

    February 10, 2011 at 9:02 pm

  3. sandy

    We still have a foot and a half of snow! These are beautiful. They would make me feel better, too.

    February 10, 2011 at 9:23 pm

  4. Dobby

    What beauties. Very cheering.

    February 10, 2011 at 9:39 pm

  5. Scrunched up butterfly wings!


    February 11, 2011 at 12:41 pm

  6. Oh so pretty ~ mine appeared from nowhere whilst I was away but a mollusc has been munching holes in my absence!

    February 11, 2011 at 10:14 pm

  7. Delectable. A shy show-off, if one can have such a thing.

    February 12, 2011 at 8:18 am

  8. They are beautiful – sadly I have never had a reticulata flower a second time in my garden. A mystery!

    February 17, 2011 at 4:44 pm

  9. I love the water droplets on the colorful petals. Beautiful.

    April 8, 2011 at 1:47 am

  10. I know why you’re not updating this blog – there is so much to do . . . and your Artist’s Garden blog has lots of readers . . . but I so much like your photos, I often wish you would add some here . . . and, from time to time . . . come to see if . . .

    October 17, 2011 at 5:29 pm

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