We each have our own unfolding of a story. When we are just beginning to bud, it is difficult for others to see or imagine the impending beauty that will arise… but as we open to the world around us others are sure to marvel at such an exquisite sight.
Iris were brought to North America from Europe as an ornamental plant. Still a favorite amongst gardeners and flower lovers, you can often buy cut iris flowers from garden shops in the spring. There are many colors to choose from within the 100+ varieties, but this rich purple seems to be the most popular.
Daylilies are edible and actually quite tasty. You can pluck the fresh flower blooms and stuff them with herbed cheese, chicken salad, or a light dip. They’re great with champagne too!