Where Have All The Flowers Gone

Giant blue irises in bloom in the swamp
The springtime blooms of giant blue irises draws hundreds of visitors to the Barataria Preserve each year. A changing landscape reduced the number of flowers---but their population is growing once again.

Last updated: May 1, 2021

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