Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Frank Chowning
Year Of Registration: 1950
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1950
Classification: Louisiana
Registered Height: 27 inches (69 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Description: Copper rose, gold signals

General Plant Information (Edit)
Life cycle: Perennial
Flowers: Showy
Parentage: Louise Austin X Cardinalis

Common names
  • Louisiana Iris
  • Iris

  • Posted by scvirginia on Aug 2, 2020 11:19 PM concerning plant:
    Description from Sidney's Conger's 1952 catalog of Louisiana Iris, p.11:
    QUAPAW TRIBE. (Chowning, 1950). Hybrid of Cardinalis X Louise Austin. Large flowers of bright copper-rose with long gold signal patch on sepal. Three open flowers to a stem. Fast color, clean foliage, 20 to 24 inches. Hardy. Late Mid-season. $5.00.

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