Categories History Nature Plants plants everywhere Plants in art Passing shepherds named him Iamus after the violet (ion) bed…….(source: wiki/Viola_odorata ) Post author By Tamara Jare Post date March 20, 2017 11 Comments on Passing shepherds named him Iamus after the violet (ion) bed…….(source: wiki/Viola_odorata ) Share this:EmailTweetPrintShare on TumblrPocketTelegramWhatsAppLike this:Like Loading... Related Tags botany, etimology, flowers, garden, sweet violet, violets By Tamara Jare Slovenian figurative painter. Love colors and light. View Archive → ← Magnolia stellata – birth of a flower → Magnolia stellata flower on a cloudy day 11 replies on “Passing shepherds named him Iamus after the violet (ion) bed…….(source: wiki/Viola_odorata )” Lovely for the first day of Spring! LikeLiked by 1 person Thanks- You got it the first 😉 LikeLike Where is your lovely home? LikeLiked by 1 person Slovenia, Ljubljana LikeLike oh, I live in the U.S. in California On our calendar, it is officially the first day of spring…perhaps not on yours. Your work is beautiful. LikeLiked by 1 person The same for whole northern hemisphere and you got it- It was the reason I posted violets 😉 LikeLike I love sweet violets! Happy Spring, Tamara! LikeLiked by 1 person Thank you Clare! Wish you Happy spring, too, -with a lot of violets! LikeLiked by 1 person Lovely! LikeLike How lovely to have sweet violets all around. Happy Spring. LikeLiked by 1 person Happy spring to you, too, Gallivanta and many beautiful flowers in your garden!! LikeLiked by 1 person Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email.