Thanks to Ken Fuchs for putting together a video slideshow of his and Jim’s AIS 2017 Convention photos. You can see it here. Also it can be downloaded by right-clicking here and choosing Save As or similar. Note that it is over 600 MB so downloading will require some time.
As we normally do not see any of the Convention guest irises blooming at this time, this photo from the Jurik garden was a nice surprise. ‘Rose City’ (Lynda Miller, 2015) is an MTB reported as an early bloomer without mentioning rebloom. Aitken’s does have it on their rebloomer pages.
The Convention gardens tours provide great opportunities for photos. Or videos. Or combinations. Jan Blaedel did a combination by combining some of her photos from the gardens into short videos. Thank you Jan for sharing these. Each video is about 2 minutes.
The weather was delightful for the tours. Here are some photos of the Convention guests and guest irises at the Iowa Arboretum, one of three gardens visited on Friday. Click on a photo to see a larger version and again … Continue reading →