Thursday, May 10, 2007

Dwarf Lilies

I noticed these dwarf lilies (as Mrs. Fetched found they’re called) springing up where the tiger lilies usually prowl. She said, “they just came up on their own, I don’t know how they got there.” In other words, another pretty nuisance plant.



Click the picture to get a closeup. The blooms remind me of the wild violets that came and went earlier in the year (but are still growing all over the place).

4 comments:

  1. Hi FARfetched.

    I've got more nuisance plants than I want. Unfortunately, it's plants my s-i-l planted and FMom wants to keep.

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  2. Those look like siberian irises. They shouldn't become too much of a nuisance---ours don't really seem to spread much.

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  3. Hey guys....

    FM, if your s-i-l planted them, what's the problem? She planted 'em, she weeds 'em, right?

    RM, "pretty nuisance" is my generic term for stuff that looks pretty, but wasn't intended and/or we can't get rid of. I forgot to link in an earlier post about the March weed blossoms.

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  4. i also think they are irises. once the flowers die, prune them off and the green foliage stays like that for the season.

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