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Want to See Something Beautiful Today? Look at These Glorious Irises

Blooming Update

Clump of blush-colored irises in one of the Gouty Gardens.
“Blushing Beauty” irises in the Gouty Garden at the front of the house. Photo: Melissa Gouty

Nicknamed Blushing Beauties

We call these “Blushing Beauties,” but we don’t remember their real name. They’ve just raised their lovely heads so that we can see them from our living room windows as we sit in our recliners. (Yes. That revelation makes us sound old and sedate. But…




Garden Glory is for people who love to plant and putter around the yard. Ideas for landscaping, containers, growing plants and flowers, garden layout, and floral arrangements.

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Melissa Gouty

Melissa Gouty

Writer, teacher, speaker, and observer of human nature. Content for HVAC & Plumbing Businesses. Author of The Magic of Ordinary. LiteratureLust and GardenGlory.

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