Her irises were half silver.
Another was hunch-backed and dressed in heavy robes despite the heat of the day, and a third man barely taller than her had white irises and silvering hair.
His look was intent, the gold of his irises swirling.
The small man with white irises drew near her, his eerie, unblinking gaze making her uncomfortable.
Jonny opened his eyes, and the red ring around his irises was gone.
Her irises swirled again and her frown grew.
But instead of a rim of darker blue surrounding her irises, they were rimmed by a thick band of iridescent silver.
As she stared, the silver seemed to flare into a deep glow and swirl around her irises like cars around a racetrack.
Nearly all the species of plants which grow on these prairies are common to Europe (paeonics, Hemerocallis, asters, pinks, gentians, violets, Cypripedium, Aquilegia, Delphinium, aconites, irises and so on), but here the plants attain a much greater size; a man standing erect is often hidden by the grasses.
Of wild flowers the most common are yellow daisies, poppies, irises, asphodels and ranunculuses.
The epithet "violet-crowned," used of Athens by Pindar, is due either to the blue haze on the surrounding hills, or to the use of violets (or irises) for festal wreaths.
Flowering annuals are mainly aquatic. Water lilies, water hyacinths, which are an obstruction in many streams, and irises in rich variety give colour to the coast wastes and sombre bayous.
She leaned forward, staring at her irises.
His eyes were glazed, his pupils large enough to swallow the color of his irises.
Once more, the silver ring flared to life and spun around her cool green irises.
My purple irises are up and I'm most delighted with my lavender mountain lilies!
Plant irises now for flowering next May to July.
plant irises now for flowering next May to July.
Trugs and trowels: Elizabeth Seager's gardening notebook for June June is the month for irises.
Brown eyes can be flecked with golden, green or black hues in the irises.
Flaunt your golden hues with copper, rust and rich taupe shadows to highlight your golden irises.
If you have warm eyes with soulful black irises, you most likely have creamy skin that is either warm or fair.
Regardless of the shades found within your irises, brown eyed girls can pull off sexy eyes easier than any other eye color.
They are to the spring what Roses, Irises, and Lilies are to summer, what Sunflowers and Chrysanthemums are to autumn, and what Hellebores and Aconite are to winter.
Dutch Iris - A new race of bulbous Irises is known by this name.
These observations apply to the Spanish and English Irises as well as the rarer bulbous kinds.
Iris Bakeriana - This is one of the most beautiful of the spring-flowering Irises.
Kaempferi effect; Crusader-noblest of Irises and the bluest of the blues; Dominion-a Black Prince glorified: quite unique, as is also the prince, five guineas being asked for a plant; E.
Iris Histrioides - One of the most charming of the spring flowering bulbous Irises.
Rush-leaved Flag (Iris Juncea) - A lovely bulbous Iris, graceful in habit and with bright yellow flowers of a delightful fragrance, whilst it can be grown almost as easily as the English Irises.
If you look at your own irises, you'll notice that several different flecks of color are present there, too.
There are colored contacts for dark eyes that can take the appearance of your irises from dark brown to honey, gray, green, or even bright blue.
Just as the name suggests, these lenses really do fit over the whites of the eyes as well as the irises.
Please note that you can get contact lenses that cover the irises of your eyes or those that cover the whites of your eyes, as well.
Some are high end and will measure the customer's eyes, eyelids, irises and so forth to ensure that the artificial iris is a perfect fit.
Black, flat lenses that just cover the pupils and irises, leaving the whites uncovered for contrast.
You can purchase eye enhancing contact lenses that work with the natural color of your eyes or those that are meant to give your irises a whole new look while seeming "almost" natural.
Their eyes may be very sensitive to light (photophobia) because their irises allow stray light to enter their eyes.
In fact, people with albinism can have irises varying from light gray or blue to brown.
Additionally, the irises of the eye may be multicolored.
Some common household plants, like irises, are also poisonous.
If roses just don't work for you, poppies, irises and lilies are also grown throughout Italy, so you may select another bloom and still stay true to the Italian nature of your piece.
Scarlet Quince: You can find a beautiful cross stitch pattern of Monet's painting "Irises" at this site.
A clump of purple and blue irises and their spiky green leaves growing at the edge of Monet's pond in his garden at Giverny.
Other patterns located at this site include "Water Lilies", "Terrace at Sainte Adresse", "The Church at Vernon", "The Regatta at Argenteuil", "The White Water Lilies", and "Yellow Irises".
Betazoids have larger-than-human irises, which gives them a very intent, even seductive look.
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