Big Blowsy Blooms in the Bearded Iris Border

Iris border 16th MayThe collection of over 100 bearded irises which are growing on the hot south facing border of the walled garden are just starting their season this week – if we get some sunshine they’ll really have hit their stride by the weekend making a carpet of mixed colours.

Iris border 2015The Japanese wisteria over the entrance to the Italian Garden is also coming into flower this week making its curtain of scented colour.