Friday, May 9, 2008

49 My Mother's Day present

Mom, have the irises ever been this color???
All the others are the normal light purple. These were my Grandaddy's irises, and I never remember one being this color. I saw the bud and I thought that a one of the neighborhood kids must have crushed it (I already found one bud in the birdbath), but today it blossomed. They usually look like this ...