On the way home last night after walking Bonnie, I noticed some beautiful Irises in a garden just yards away from the house.  I couldn’t resist reeling off a few snaps and these are the results…

A beautiful Iris in the garden of a neighbour.
From a slightly different angle concentrating more on the ‘tiger stripes’.
For the last couple of shots I decided to use the flash to heighten the colours of the Iris and darken the background.
A closer view of the lower petal with its wonderful colours and the veins and textures.





35 thoughts on “Iris

  1. These are one of my favourite flowers – probably because they also grow wild in Scotland! What a world of colour in each petal – glorious.


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