Louisiana Iris (Iris 'Monument') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Mary Dunn
Year Of Registration: 1977
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1978
Seedling Number: L9-73
Classification: Louisiana
Registered Height: 34-36 inches (86-91 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: White
Bloom Color Description: Warm white, yellow signals
Style Arm Color: Creamy
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1980
Other: Mary Swords Deballion Award:1984

General Plant Information (Edit)
Life cycle: Perennial
Flowers: Showy
Parentage: Charlie's Michele X Ila Nunn
Child plants: 11 child plants

Stop and Smell the IrisStop and Smell the Iris
May 15, 2015

My ongoing love affair with the iris began when I worked for a small bank in what was once a small town. There was a separate building called the annex, where I would go to fix the staff's computers. One spring my stroll was rewarded with something magical.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Jan's Rustic Garden by janwax Feb 16, 2020 6:28 PM 2,219
Recognizing the Hybridizers work. by Paul2032 Mar 13, 2018 5:36 PM 718
Let's See Some Historics by Henhouse Aug 19, 2018 12:05 AM 1,911
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Feb 15, 2020 4:47 PM 17,745
Show us your Colors................... by Muddymitts Feb 14, 2015 8:21 AM 1,821
Mindless chatter by Muddymitts Feb 14, 2020 5:56 PM 18,250
A practical reason to order new Irises.... by gemini_sage Oct 2, 2014 7:50 AM 10
Let's get this show on the road! by tveguy3 May 25, 2014 2:08 PM 1,561

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