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Saturday, June 14, 2014

Iris Farm..............

Today we went to the Four Seasons Nursery. I had Reina for the day and I thought she might like to help me make a Fairy Garden. Well, on the way I had Gerry stop at the Iris Farm. Not to buy anything, I don't like having to wait until Fall to get the Iris........but to take pictures. It is a beautiful place.
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The farm is on an old farm. Its been in the same family for ever. It says so on its Centennial plaque.
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The barn is wonderful and so are all the out buildings. The house too. A dream place. I would love an old farm. Not in my lifetime I'm afraid. I can only imagine what it would cost. Well when we win the lottery right?
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There are just so many varieties of Iris, the colours, the names......fantastic. I could not choose, I wanted them all. I took a few pictures. I think I like the pink blush colours and the pale lavender. Oh goodness there are just so many. You can also pick them to use as cut flowers. One doller a stem. they look wonderful in a vase.
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Anyway, its a nice place and although I did manage to get my pictures with few people in them it was bustling with activity. Doing a brisk business, and thats a good thing.
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More lovely buildings here.
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I really like this one. I didn't take the names because Gerry and Reina were waiting for me.
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Well I guess you have seen enough Iris for now.........
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well maybe a couple more.
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8 comments:

Laurie M said...

aren't they amazing, I have never saw so many in one place, beautiful!

NanaDiana said...

Those are AMAZING! I have never seen some of those colors. I really liked the blue and white ones but they are ALL just gorgeous. What a wonderful trip/experience! xo Diana

LOLfromPasa said...

Outstanding. I am seeing flowers in colors I never knew existed. Lovely series of shots.

Noelle the dreamer said...

Very nice Janice, thanks for sharing!

Craftymoose Crafts said...

I love Irises with all of their many color combinations! This farm looks like a fun place to browse--even the silo was a good photo opportunity!

Arija said...

So very beautiful! What a wonderful way to make one's living!

A Lady's Life said...

I am also a fan of old farms and the flowers are gorgeous to wake up to. I find nature to be incredible.
Truly heaven on earth.

Magic Love Crow said...

Gorgeous place! Gorgeous photos! I would love to go here ;o) Big Hugs ;o)