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On this page you'll find thoughts, advice and photos all about irises. Everything you find here comes from real gardens and gardeners who are part of the Grows on You community.

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Latest photos of irises

  • Irises and allium in May (Allium aflatunense)
    Chrispook
  • Early Summer in N.E. Downunder - Iris domestica blooming (Iris domestica)
    Bernieh
  • Iris Surprise (Iris xiphium (Dutch Iris))
    Lemondog
  • Iris Oreintal beauty (Iris dutch)
    Lemondog

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We have 1668 photos of irises

These photos are from real gardens by real gardeners! Just click on one to start exploring in slideshow format, or you can browse 16 at a time.

  • Miniature Iris danfordiae.
    Terratoonie
  • Iris reticulata 'Purple Gem' (Iris reticulata 'Purple Gem')
    Spritzhenry
  • Iris Sebirica
    Bonkersbon
  • Irises (Iris sibirica (Siberian iris))
    Chrispook
  • Iris reticulata 'Harmony' (Iris reticulata (Iris))
    Spritzhenry
  • Iris reticulata 'Harmony' (Iris reticulata (Iris))
    Spritzhenry
  • Iris " Rare Treat "
    Mikec
  • Four Iris reticulata in bloom (Iris reticulata (Iris))
    Spritzhenry

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Gardeners' thoughts

Iris Time

Iris_1

The bearded iris are early to flower this year due to the long hot spell here in Bracknell in April. There are also...

6 comments

AndrewR

9 May, 2011
Andrewr

An old friend in flower

Sam_0866

This Iris was growing in my old Wilby garden when I moved in twenty three years ago and even with the first years of neglect...

19 comments

annella

6 May, 2011
Annella

The Dwarf Bulbous Iris Problem

Iris_alida_1

This blog arises from a question by Alextb last week and some of the interesting comments that came up after I had dared...

25 comments

bulbaholic

23 Feb, 2011
Bulbaholic

Mini-Irises!

Temp_003

I have a new obsession, for late winter/early spring. It's called 'collecting as many different tiny Irises as I can!' Well,...

84 comments

spritzhenry

1 Mar, 2010
Spritzhenry

February Flowers.

Temp_005

I've been posting photos of the flowers in my garden in bloom NOW. I suddenly thought that it would be nice to see them...

64 comments

spritzhenry

23 Feb, 2010
Spritzhenry

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Questions & advice on irises

If you can't find the answer to your gardening question here, feel free to ask our friendly community. Just ask in the form on this page


Iris Unguicularis

10 replies

jonathanhales

20 Nov, 2009
Jonathanhales

Iris Xiphium what height

1 reply

guest

15 Nov, 2009
Guest

Goy__7th_sept..09_026

ADVICE ON IRIS....

3 replies

motinot

7 Sep, 2009
Motinot

yellow irises

2 replies

Jeannie

2 Jul, 2009
Jeannie

Unknowniris_2_flower_detail

Iris sibirica?

7 replies

bernard

11 Jun, 2009
Bernard

Dscn0193

Iris

5 replies

ginellie

10 Jun, 2009
Ginellie

Is anyone growing....

1 reply

AndrewR

9 Jun, 2009
Andrewr

Iris Problem

13 replies

lovemyveg

22 Apr, 2009
Lovemyveg

Dsc00210

Mystery dwarf iris

3 replies

bernard

20 Mar, 2009
Bernard

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