articles | gallery of plants | blog | tech blog | plant profiles | patents | mailing lists | top stories | links | shorturl service | tom clothier's archive0
Gallery of Plants
Tech Blog
Plant Profiles
Mailing Lists
    Search ALL lists
    Search help
    Subscription info
Top Stories
sHORTurl service
Tom Clothier's Archive
 Top Stories
New Trillium species discovered

Disease could hit Britain's trees hard

Ten of the best snowdrop cultivars

Plant protein database helps identify plant gene functions

Dendroclimatologists record history through trees

Potato beetle could be thwarted through gene manipulation

Hawaii expands coffee farm quarantine

Study explains flower petal loss

RSS story archive

Re: Photo of TB City of Lincoln
  • Subject: Re: Photo of TB City of Lincoln
  • From: robert sutton <>
  • Date: Sat, 26 Nov 2011 17:17:28 -0800


If your iris ever gets to the division stage, a very good friend of mine has a thing for varigatas similar to yours. I will give you her email address for future consideration- she may even have something to complement yours.

On Sat, Nov 26, 2011 at 8:06 AM, BJ <> wrote:

Thanks, Robert.  I never thought to look there.  I originally got it when our area was moved to region 21 of AIS.


Sent from BJ's iPad

On Nov 26, 2011, at 9:58 AM, robert sutton <> wrote:


Perhaps you might like the site-

On Sat, Nov 26, 2011 at 7:41 AM, robert sutton <> wrote:
I noticed several pics on the internet, they seem to agree with your photo. Cooley's catalogue of 1940 shows City of Lincoln HIP Sass 1936, TB 40" M Y9D "Brightest largest and surely the finest of all true varegatas. Clear golden yellow standards, broad fiery red falls, startling in their contrast". National Gardens catalogue 1942 further states " down falling falls of velvety bright chestnut-red, conspicuous bright orange beard"
So I think you have yourself a fine historical.

Other Mailing lists | Author Index | Date Index | Subject Index | Thread Index

 © 1995-2017 Mallorn Computing, Inc.All Rights Reserved.
Our Privacy Statement