Plants I Love: Iris walk. Giverny. Dark purple. Pale blue/lilac and a touch of orange. Perfection.

Plants I Love: Iris walk. Giverny. Dark purple. Pale blue/lilac and a touch of orange. Perfection.

Ideal Companions for Your Bearded Iris Beds: Add additional plants to existing iris bed.

Ideal Companions for Your Bearded Iris Beds

Claude Monet's garden, Giverney, France  May 2011. My grandmother had an iris garden. :)

Claude Monet's garden, Giverney, France May 2011. My grandmother had an iris garden. :)

I have a purple and blue garden myself, though mine is not quite looking like this...yet.

I have a purple and blue garden myself, though mine is not quite looking like this...yet.

The iris is at once delicate and rugged, its petals as weightless as butterfly wings floating on sturdy stalks and caged in by imposing, spear-like leaves. CH

The iris is at once delicate and rugged, its petals as weightless as butterfly wings floating on sturdy stalks and caged in by imposing, spear-like leaves. CH

The Gravel Garden - Beth Chatto. A peach helianthemum, blue iris, salmon oriental poppy, 2 varieties of euphorbia, pink phlomis, nepeta, artemesia frigida, stipa gigantea:

The Gravel Garden - Beth Chatto. A peach helianthemum, blue iris, salmon oriental poppy, 2 varieties of euphorbia, pink phlomis, nepeta, artemesia frigida, stipa gigantea:

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