Re: I. Pumila
I don't know anyone else who is growing this
> iris successfully as far south as Maryland and Virginia, and am fascinated.
> Would really like to be able to succeed with it, especially for breeding
> purposes....(I have always had to have people in the North send me pollen!
> And the potential use of this iris to create rebloomers when out crossed is
> great!) Clarence Mahan in Northern VA (P.S. If you are succeeding with it,
> are you sure it is I. pumila? My fingers are crossed for a "yes" answer.)
Ben Hager of Stockton, California is growing a number of selected clones
of I. pumila. If these can succeed in warm California they should do
good for you. If you need help in contacting him let me know.