Readers, Welcome to my blog (formerly Birds, Blooms, Books, etc). I'm entering a new decade taking on the challenge of moving from Maryland after living there 46 years and learning about my new home here in New England in the Live Free or Die state - New Hampshire. Join me as a write this new chapter of my life.

Tuesday, May 10, 2011


This morning at 7 am.

By 10 am it looked like this.

Another one - a different shade of purple.

The gold ones in all their glory.

Finally, a third purple type of iris.

Still to bloom the purple Siberian iris and the yellow water irises around the pond.