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Friday, June 2, 2017

Iris

My irises like this have been gone for at least a week, maybe two.  They got so beat up by the hard rains that I did not get a decent photo this year.  This is one of my favorites.   Sometimes, depending on how the light hits it, it looks almost black.  Other times, you can see the purple colors.

20 comments:

Ginny Hartzler said...

How many colors do you have? I have never seen a more beautiful picture of an iris!!! Simply gorgeous!!!

Felicia said...

such a beautiful color.

CountryMum said...

The colour is just so deep and rich. Beautiful!

The Furry Gnome said...

Such a gorgeous colour!

Tom said...

...they last such a short time.

Lowcarb team member said...

Such a deep purple colour, it looks lovely.

All the best Jan

Sandra said...

I have heard of flowers called black irish and did not know they looked like this, gorgeous

eileeninmd said...

Hello, what a gorgeous color. Beautiful iris. Happy Saturday, enjoy your weekend!

straythreads said...

Still gorgeous!

don said...

It looks gorgeous to me I like the deep purple color .

Red Rose Alley said...

Oh my, what a pretty Iris. Just wanted to tell you that the purple color on the top part of the Iris is my favorite color. : ) So mysterious and lovely.

Have a peaceful weekend, Rose.

~Sheri

happyone said...

Oh that is beautiful. Such a deep dark purple.

jeannettestgermain said...

Stunning!! Thank you for coming by! Hope it was easy to find the last post, but if so, let me know. Am trying our some blog themes that have a better widget feature than the last one - but I do my big photos! Wishing you a lovely weekend!

Patti said...

What a beauty!

Ruth Hiebert said...

That's a beauty. I used to have an Iris in that color.I used to have so many flowers, when my husband was around to tend the gardens.Now I have memories.

Klara S said...

So beautiful capture.

bettyl-NZ said...

So very pretty! I do love the dark, deep color.

Jeevan said...

I could see different shades of purple and black in this irise!

Devilish Angel said...

Very rare color... Lovely.

Small City Scenes said...

Totally beautiful Iris. I like the dark purple best although there are many many colors---but I still like the dark purple best. Your is beautiful.
MB

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