Aril Iris (Iris 'Leat') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: D. Shahak
Year Of Registration: 1981
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1983
Seedling Number: AMS 81/3
Classification: Aril
Registered Height: 27.5 inches (70 cm)
Bloom Season: Very Early
Bloom Color Classification: Purple
Yellow
Bloom Color Description: Light yellow standards, lightly dotted purple; greyed purple falls, dark purple signal
Beard Color: Dark purple

General Plant Information (Edit)
Life cycle: Perennial
Flowers: Showy
Parentage: (I. atropurpurea x I. hermona) X (I. atropurpurea x I. hermona)

Celebrating Winter Interest!Celebrating Winter Interest!
February 14, 2015

Pine cones, seed heads, winter bloomers, colorful red berries, and much more! Let's kick off Winter Interest Week with a look at the most popular plants in our database that give some kind of interest to our gardens in the winter. We also introduce a new gallery option in our database for winter interest, with bonus acorns this week!

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Magical Michigan 2018-Lindsay's Garden by Lbsmitty Jul 18, 2018 1:34 PM 340
Deformed iris by alilyfan May 5, 2018 10:59 AM 8
Carolina Show and Tell - 2018 by Lestv Dec 15, 2018 10:02 PM 1,653
The "Chisholm Trail " and the "Cow Town Capers" by tveguy3 Mar 14, 2018 1:10 PM 143
"Goners" 2018 by William Oct 19, 2018 6:44 PM 590
A Record Year by ARUBA1334 Apr 8, 2018 8:16 PM 818
Most floriferous, favorite SDBs and MDBs by William Feb 3, 2018 5:12 PM 203
I got a box!!! - 2017 by Dachsylady86 Apr 27, 2018 2:59 AM 1,414
Show your progress by Cuzz4short Apr 13, 2017 4:34 AM 470
Who is going to the AIS Region 3 Rhizome sale on July 16 at Jenkins Arboretum? by Misawa77 Jul 6, 2016 7:23 PM 28
Weeds by LynnG Jul 3, 2016 6:38 PM 28
Burseens - I'll show you mine if you show me yours!! by Lestv Apr 18, 2018 1:47 PM 182
do you keep a log/catalog of your irises by creativeclover Apr 10, 2016 4:59 AM 54
Looking forward to bloomtime 2016 by Zencat Mar 4, 2016 6:21 PM 608
What are your favorite color/colors in iris? by cbunny41 Jan 25, 2016 4:42 PM 152
Bloom Season 2015/2016 by ARUBA1334 May 17, 2017 9:56 PM 1,131
Did you get a box? by Misawa77 Nov 23, 2015 9:30 AM 1,507
Goners ! by crowrita1 Jun 17, 2015 3:14 PM 462
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Dec 18, 2018 11:47 AM 14,996
Show us your Colors - Part 2 by Muddymitts Feb 22, 2015 10:34 AM 819

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