"Gorgeous - Wish mine would behave this beautifully. In some areas here they are classed as weeds due to their invasive behaviour, however I love having them in my garden, especially as they add so much colour in winter, peering above the other…"
"Ixia - The genus Ixia consists of a number of cormous plants native to South Africa from the Iridaceae family. Some distinctive traits include: sword-like leaves, and long wiry stems with star-shaped flowers"
Thanks Scott, I'm glad you commented. The picture sent was a perfect match. It wouldn't stay on my screen for more then a second, but long enough. It's a very attractive plant and I'm going to grow more of it. It's worth finding a place for.
"I too am waiting for help to finish cleaning up yard before winter comes, Yuk! But have ended up doing most on my own even though it is a man's type work.
I hope I can turn veggie garden after veggies finished."
"The wind was so bad here Sat between dust and a VW that caught on fire on freeway which caught weeds along side the road, there was a multiple car accident. Freeway was closed for a long time so glad I don't drive in high winds or I would have…"