Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Schreiner
Year Of Registration: 1997
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1997
Seedling Number: DD 1300-1
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 33 inches (84 cm)
Bloom Season: Very Early
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Violet
Flower Patterns: Plicata
Bloom Color Description: Dark blue violet standards, white center marks; white falls, 1/2" stitched dark blue violet edge
Beard Color: Yellow, blue at end
Style Arm Color: Blue violet
Foliage: Purple Based
Fragrance: Slight
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1999
Award of Merit: 2003

General Plant Information (Edit)
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Flowers: Showy
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: Momentum X 1983 #1, unknown
Child plants: 10 child plants

Common names
  • Iris
  • Tall Bearded Iris

Photo Gallery
Location: Concord, NC zone 7
Date: 2021-04-13
Bloom shot
Location: Washington 8b
Date: 2020-05-09
Location: Willamette Valley Oregon
Date: 2014-05-02
Location: Schreiner's Gardens near Salem, OR
Date: 2015-05-14
Photo by mattsmom
Location: Concord, NC zone 7
Date: 2021-04-13
Clump image

Art Deco

At Schreiner's Iris Gardens
Location: Cisco, Tx 
Date: 2021-04-24
Location: Sussex, UK
Date: late May 2021
Art Deco is an early flowering stunner.
Location: Iowa
Date: 2022-06-01
Location: Willamette Valley Oregon
Location: Oklahoma City, OK
Location: Kannapolis, NC
Date: 2014-04-29
I'm always so glad to see this iris in bloom!

Date: 2012-04-17
Location: Poilly-Lez-Gien France
"Photo courtesy of Cayeux Iris. Used with permission."
Photo by mattsmom
Location: Vancouver,  WA 
Date: 2018-05-12
5 12 2018

Photo courtesy of Sutton's Iris Gardens

Photo courtesy of Blue J Iris Used with permission.

Photo Courtesy of Daylilies by the Pond. Used with Permission.
  • Uploaded by Joy

Photo courtesy of Iris City Gardens

Date: 2013-05-01
Photo courtesy of: jacinta lluch valero
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