Siberian Iris (Iris 'Steve Varner') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Harley Briscoe
Year Of Registration: 1976
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1978
Seedling Number: 70 53B
Classification: Siberian
Registered Height: 29 inches (74 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Bloom Color Classification: Light blue
Violet
Bloom Color Description: Lavender, falls veined lavender blue
Style Arm Color: Bright blue
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1980
Morgan-Wood Medal: 1987
Other: Morgan Wood Award: 1982

General Plant Information (Edit)
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Flowers: Showy
Flower Time: Spring
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: White Swirl X Barbara's Choice
Child plants: 4 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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I'm REALLY looking forward to this one!... by janwax Nov 21, 2018 10:00 PM 1,064
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Recognizing the Hybridizers work. by Paul2032 Mar 13, 2018 5:36 PM 718
Show us your Colors - Part 2 by Muddymitts Feb 22, 2015 10:34 AM 819
Most Wanted - photos of your Very Favorite One by janwax Jan 7, 2015 10:19 PM 656
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