The Blue Iris is the state flower of Tennessee. As I was growing up, I looked forward to their showy colors every Spring.
Color a Purple Iris with Copic Markers Gina K Designs - Stately Flowers 8
Japanese Iris - my very favorite flower!
Siberian Iris - A great choice for NC as it multiplies easily, spreads readily and is gorgeous in bloom in the spring.
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Purple Iris ~ my favorite flower; my grandma grew them in huge beds
Blue Iris. One of my favorite flowers. (tied with blue hydrangea, forget me nots, lily of the valley, and bachelor buttons)
Watercolor painting - Purple iris
bridal purple iris bouquet - Google Search