Plant ID forum: Is this Japanese Sandman?

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Name: Jo Ann Gentle
Pittsford NY (Zone 6a)
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ge1836
Jun 21, 2012 5:03 AM CST
This iris has many huge blooms.I have had it for 3 years and this is the first year it bloomed. Worth the wait.
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Name: Calin
Weston-super-mare UK (Zone 7b)
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fixpix
Jul 2, 2012 12:28 AM CST
No idea which one it is, but congrats! It sure is a pretty one. And for your patience, too :)
Name: Jo Ann Gentle
Pittsford NY (Zone 6a)
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ge1836
Jul 2, 2012 3:17 AM CST
Thanks for your response. It bloomed and bloomed.
Name: Evan
Pioneer Valley south, MA, USA (Zone 6a)
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eclayne
Jul 3, 2012 4:01 PM CST

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Whatever it is Jo Ann that is gorgeous. I really like the way those standards have the white edge and flair. JS is 6 falls though. Yours is much nicer, imho. Does it have 2 branches?

http://wiki.irises.org/bin/view/Ji/JiJapaneseSandman
http://www.dvis-ais.org/gallery/Larry_2007_JI_closeups/Japan...
Evan
Name: Jo Ann Gentle
Pittsford NY (Zone 6a)
Charter ATP Member I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Cat Lover Heucheras Hellebores Container Gardener
Birds Region: New York Irises Garden Ideas: Master Level Avid Green Pages Reviewer Lilies
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ge1836
Jul 3, 2012 5:00 PM CST
Now I have no idea what it is. Thanks for the 6 falls clue.That changes the id for shure
Name: Evan
Pioneer Valley south, MA, USA (Zone 6a)
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eclayne
Jul 3, 2012 5:10 PM CST

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I hope you get it ID'd because it's beautiful and big and blooms for a long time and I need one. Green Grin!
Evan
Name: Jo Ann Gentle
Pittsford NY (Zone 6a)
Charter ATP Member I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Cat Lover Heucheras Hellebores Container Gardener
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ge1836
Jul 4, 2012 2:47 AM CST
It would have been from Polly K or ensata.
Name: Evan
Pioneer Valley south, MA, USA (Zone 6a)
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eclayne
Jul 5, 2012 8:33 PM CST

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It looks a lot like Peacock Dance. http://www.ensata.com/Japanese/PeacockDance.JPG
Evan
Name: Jo Ann Gentle
Pittsford NY (Zone 6a)
Charter ATP Member I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Cat Lover Heucheras Hellebores Container Gardener
Birds Region: New York Irises Garden Ideas: Master Level Avid Green Pages Reviewer Lilies
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ge1836
Jul 6, 2012 3:14 AM CST
Thanks sure looks like mine.

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