Re: iris info
> From: Loyd <email@example.com>
> seasons greetings,
> last fall I was lucky enough to be given irises with names and no other
> information about them..color, height, etc. I would greatly appreciate
> help you could give me .
Here is some information from the AIS Checklists.
> WABASH (Williamson, 1936) TB No height given, but was about 30" in
Kentucky. Blue toned bicolor
>TUXEDO (Schreiners, 1965) TB 37" M. Deep midnight blue-black. Self
>TRUMPET CONCERTO. (Zurbrigg, 1980) TB 42.5" L-VL. Standards light blue
violet. Falls medium blue, lighter edge. Orange influence at hafts.
Light blue violet flounce. White beards. Orange in throat.
>PRISSY PINK Could not find. Probably since 1990.
>OLYMPIC RINGS (W. Moores, 1989) TB 32" EM, Re. White with faint yellow
halo on standards. More pronounced golden halo on falls. Golden yellow
>MONACO (Brown, 1977) TB 30" ML. Lightly ruffled and laced light lavender
with lighter area around falls. Tangerine beard tipped white.
>LOS ANGELES (Mohr, 1927) TB Blue toned white. No height given.
>JUBILIARE. (Corlew, 1983) TB 32". M. Light yellow. Lighter center on
falls. Yellow beard.
>JILLARD. Could not find. Probably since 1990.
>HOWDY DO (Byers, 1986) TB 35" E-L. Ruffled silver white. Faint yellow
glow at hafts. Blue white beard tipped orange. 1" blue horns.
>HALL OF FAME (Sexton, 1972) TB 36" M. Salmon pink self. Self beard.
>FIRST BLUSH (Corlew, 1981) TB 33" E-M. Standards light pink. Falls
slightly lighter shading to color of standards at the hafts. Pinkish red
I hope this helps.
Mark A. Cook
Dunnellon, FL. Sunny and very windy.
> Thank you, yetta loyd