No, I don't think that's our native pseudoacorus ... wrong shade of yellow and petals the wrong shape
Yours looks like a bearded iris to me, but there are thousands of varieties.
Try reducing the size of the photo ... that usually works
Any thorns/prickles? Looks a lot like a self-seeded blackberry or possibly a raspberry sucker to me
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It's one of the willow herbs ...... pretty if you have a large acreage, but if you have a more 'normal sized garden' I'd pull them out before they get the chance to seed ........ they spread everywhere!
Garden designers work for clients all over the world ... some do not want or cannot have lush greenery and flowers ... Chelsea is a chance for designers to showcase what can be done in more difficult environments.
I've had a PM from JS saying that he's posted some photos, but I can't see where ... anyone?
No aphids on this rose bush. Hasn't been sprayed ... not ever ...
Oh dear! I had a feeling that might be the case .......... keep a separate sprayer!!!
I don't spray any insects ... the birds, hoverflies, lacewings and ladybirds deal with them for me ....
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Drought? It takes a lot of moisture to produce a flower and it's been a very dry winter and spring.