Blue Staccato - bearded iris.
Quite a tall grower, often has 2 or 3 blooms per spike.
Deep Purple Flag Iris
A couple of bulbs given to us many many years ago have multiplied to the point where we have dozens of them scattered here and there.
They flower well before the bearded group begin.
Best in original format if you have the time.
Brown bearded iris
Forgotten the name of this one...
Bearded Iris, Needlepoint
The early spring rains have helped my iris flower a little earlier this year.
Double orange daylily
My PESO of "Just Joey" for 23rd December 06
(click on "missing" notice, it really IS there)
Brown bearded iris - up close