Iris Unguicularis (I.stylosa)

Iris Unguicularis, isn’t it wonderful. This one was picked off the plant itself. A truly bright blue winter delight. Grow it against a south facing wall.

growing in the walled garden of Florencourt Co. Fermanagh

Growing in the walled garden at Florencecourt, County Fermanagh.

Lesser celandine .  pileworth  - Ranunculus ficaria

Said to be Wordsworth’s favourite flower, it is carved on his tomb. The flower Grian , in Gaelic means sun, referring to the sun-like rays of each flower head.


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