Farm offers 250 varieties Frederick County teen’s interest in irises is blooming

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Posted: May 25, 2013

The Winchester Star

Colin Campbell looks over some Prince of Burgundy irises at Iris Hills Farm. The 14-year-old started the farm near Middletown two years ago. (Photo by Scott Mason/The Winchester Star)
Colin Campbell's cat Jet walks past some iris seedlings at the farm.
Colin checks the progress of some Daughters of Stars irises in his garden.

Middletown — When 14-year-old Colin Campbell talks about irises, his voice takes on an almost reverent tone.

Whether he is showing off blooms on display in all their glory or discussing the…

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