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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Van Tubergen
Year Of Registration: introduced prior to registration system
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1908
Classification: Aril
Bloom Color Classification: Wine

General Plant Information (Edit)
Life cycle: Perennial
Flowers: Showy
Parentage: I. korolkowii var. violacea X I. susiana
Child plants: 6 child plants

photo from the 1936 catalog, Robert Wayman, Bayside, NY

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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I got a 2021 box by KyDeltaD Aug 26, 2021 7:42 PM 230
2021 Iris Season by Australis Jan 4, 2022 8:16 AM 1,910
2020 Bloom Season by ARUBA1334 Feb 22, 2021 9:41 PM 254
2020 Iris Virus Blooms by Lbsmitty Jul 20, 2020 11:56 AM 135
Mid-America Surplus Sale by cbunny41 Sep 23, 2019 10:47 AM 105
My Enchanted Garden 2019 by Dachsylady86 Oct 6, 2019 6:56 PM 444
My 2019 Northern Blooms by Lbsmitty Jun 29, 2019 10:06 PM 199
Nothin' Could Be Finer Than to Be In Carolina - 2019 blooms by Lestv Feb 7, 2021 10:53 AM 793
What white Irises do you have in your garden? by evelyninthegarden Mar 15, 2021 6:42 AM 84
Yellow iris by LilyStruck Jan 25, 2019 12:05 PM 21
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Mar 11, 2020 9:12 PM 2,568
2019 Orders Already! by LizinElizabeth Jun 25, 2019 7:21 AM 833
Monty's Blue Ridge Gardens by UndyingLight Oct 10, 2020 11:10 PM 871
poor form in standards becoming a trend? by DaisyDo Feb 25, 2019 11:54 AM 99
Starting Iris seeds.... by evelyninthegarden Jul 28, 2021 2:34 PM 695
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
A caterpillar in my iris by LynnDel Sep 22, 2018 12:18 PM 8
Magical Michigan 2018-Lindsay's Garden by Lbsmitty Jul 18, 2018 1:34 PM 340
My Enchanted Garden 2018 by Dachsylady86 Mar 28, 2019 7:04 PM 716
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872

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