Clackamas Iris “Iris tenuis”


Clackamas Iris “Iris tenuis” Iris Family (Iridaceae). Perennial, rhizome, plant 8-14″ tall, leaves 1/4 to 3/4″ wide and arranged in a fan, flowers white with a yellow blotch and purple veined.  Blooms in May along the Clackamas River east of Estacada, OR.  Photo: Near Estacada, OR. 5/28/2010

Photo:  Near Estacada, Or. 6/04/2007  © Marvin Kellar

2 Responses to “Clackamas Iris “Iris tenuis””

  1. Jim McGoodwin Says:

    Marvin – with all the uncertainties that life is presenting us right now it is just FINE to receive the daily glimpse of beauty that you give us….. Thank you…; JiMcG

  2. Anne Marie Says:

    This Iris is stunning! Thanks for sharing this and all the other gorgeous flora and fauna you send me!

    Anne Marie