Japanese Iris (Iris ensata 'Lure') in the Irises Database

Common names:
Give a thumbs up Japanese Iris
Give a thumbs up Iris

Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Burtner
Year Of Registration: 1936
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): not introduced
Classification: Japanese (Ensata)

General Plant Information (Edit)
Life cycle: Perennial
Flowers: Showy

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
I need help, lots of questions by butterandjam Sep 5, 2019 11:39 PM 15
Summary of my iris season 2019 by Tienito Jul 18, 2019 1:38 PM 4
Mid-May at Mid-America by Lestv Sep 2, 2019 5:47 AM 87
What's the allure over Dusky Challenger? by lilpod13 Jul 1, 2019 8:20 PM 38
Iris international competition by ttkc4704 Jun 9, 2019 2:11 PM 18
My 2019 Northern Blooms by Lbsmitty Jun 29, 2019 10:06 PM 199
I'm...going to take a break. by UndyingLight May 9, 2019 3:21 PM 45
California Dreaming.... by evelyninthegarden Nov 9, 2019 4:05 AM 1,028
Bonnie's Bloomers a.k.a. Fellowship of the Garden by grannysgarden Oct 14, 2019 10:04 PM 1,392
How many of Joseph Ghio's irises do you have? by janwax Mar 22, 2019 9:00 PM 88
2019 Orders Already! by LizinElizabeth Jun 25, 2019 7:21 AM 833
Monty's Blue Ridge Gardens by UndyingLight Nov 11, 2019 6:18 PM 707
If and When by Tisha Sep 30, 2018 8:05 AM 29
How many varieties of iris do you grow? by TBMan Aug 22, 2018 9:49 AM 87
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
Can iris be too tiny? by flukybloom Jun 26, 2018 9:20 AM 17
Best Blue (Closest To True Blue) Iris by jmcbackyarddigger May 6, 2019 9:19 AM 25
Carolina Show and Tell - 2018 by Lestv Mar 17, 2019 3:34 PM 1,719
Bonnie's Bloomers 2018 by grannysgarden Mar 22, 2019 11:45 AM 1,782
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872

« Add a new plant to the database

» Search the Irises Database: by characteristics or by cultivar name

« See the general plant entry for Irises (Iris)

« Visit the Irises forum

« The Irises Database Front Page

« The Plants Database Front Page

Today's site banner is by mcash70 and is called "September at the lake"

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.