Green Thumb Sunday: Iowa City blue

Iowa City blue

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5 Responses to “Green Thumb Sunday: Iowa City blue”


  1. 1 chigiy May 13, 2007 at 11:20 am

    A lovely little spot of blue.

  2. 2 Ruth May 13, 2007 at 4:17 pm

    What a lovely flower; a beautiful shade of blue.

  3. 3 inadvertentgardener May 13, 2007 at 6:00 pm

    Chigiy, I loved discovering it in the grass.

    Ruth, thank you — I definitely agree. It was such a little treat to stumble across!

  4. 4 kate May 14, 2007 at 9:12 pm

    What a beautifully-coloured flower … it looks as if it is Narrowleaf Blue-eyed Grass (Sisyrinchium angustifolium).

  5. 5 inadvertentgardener May 17, 2007 at 2:52 pm

    Kate, thanks for the plant name on this one — I figured it had something to do with the grass, since that’s where it cropped up, but wasn’t sure.


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