Species Iris (Iris fulva 'Bayou Bandit') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Jeff Weeks by Farron Campbell
Year Of Registration: 1998
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1998
Classification: Species
Registered Height: 28-36 inches (71-91 cm)
Bloom Season: Early Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Tan
Bloom Color Description: Light chocolate, pink and lavender tones, silvery glaze, bright yellow crest signal on falls
Style Arm Color: Soft yellow, flushed chocolate
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2002
Award of Merit: 2004
Founders of SIGNA Medal: 2007

General Plant Information (Edit)
Life cycle: Perennial
Flowers: Showy
Parentage: Collected near Denham Springs, LA
Child plants: 2 child plants

Photo courtesy of Iris City Gardens

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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bonnie's blooms ~ 2015 by grannysgarden May 7, 2015 1:33 PM 425
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