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Safari Sunset--TB Iris - Blyth 2001 Safari Sunset--TB Iris - Blyth 2001   SAFARI SUNSET
 
Blyth 2001
TB - Early Midseason, 38"
Standards terracotta sienna; falls terracotta, glazed honey overlay spreading out from brilliant red beard, small blue blaze; slight sweet fragrance
Involved Parentage
Sailor's Dance - TB Iris - Schreiner 1972 Sailor'S Dance TB Iris - Schreiner 1972   SAILOR'S DANCE
 
Schreiner 1972
TB - Mid Lateseason, 35"
Ruffled solid medium blue; beards white, tinted blue
A 175-A X Y 203-A
  No photo available   SAILOR'S WARNING

Burseen 2011
TB - Midseason, 35"
Standards Spanish orange blended darker at edges, open, style arms nasturtium orange; falls buff orange blended nasturtium orange around edges, prominent red-purple veins and streaks; beards scarlet; wide, blocky, ruffled; pronounced spicy fragrance
Sure Enuff sib
Sambuca - TB Iris - Johnson 2001 Sambuca TB Iris - Johnson 2001   SAMBUCA 
 
Johnson 2001
HM 04
TB - Mid Lateseason, 38"
Purple black self; beards deep purple; slight sweet fragrance
Black Tie Affair X Mallory Kay
  No photo available   SAMMIE'S JAMMIES

Burseen 2010
HM 12, AM 14
TB - Midseason, 35"
Standards and style arms cadmium orange; falls yellow ochre, creamy yellow centers covered in red purple veins; beards tangerine orange; blocky, ruffled, laced; slight spicy frarance
Serious Sighs X Jaw Dropper
Samurai Warrior - TB Iris - Schreiner 1981 Samurai Warrior TB Iris - Schreiner 1981   SAMURAI WARRIOR
 
Schreiner 1981
HM83
TB - Mid Lateseason, 34"
Silky cherry red; beards self
Capricious X Queen In Calico
  Schortman's Garnet Ruffles TB Iris - Reblooms - Schortman 1981   SCHORTMAN'S GARNET RUFFLES
 
Schortman 1981
HM 85
TB - Reblooms - Midseason, 28"
Heavily ruffled dark red; beards brown
Seeing Red X Apollo Red
Seakist - TB Iris - Schreiner 1997 Seakist - TB Iris -  Schreiner 1997   SEAKIST
 
Schreiner 1997
HM 99, AM 01
TB - Mid Lateseason, 38"
Standards and style arms creamy white; falls white, with bluebird blue streaks and paler wash; beards yellow, white base; slight fragrancebeards yellow-white; fragrant
Involved Parentage
Sea of Joy - TB Iris - Schreiner 1985 Sea of Joy - TB Iris - Schreiner 1985   SEA OF JOY
 
Schreiner 1985
HM 87
TB - Midseason, 38"
Ruffled blue; near white beard
Victoria Falls X I 40-3: (Miriam Steel sib x Sailor's Dance)
  No photo available   SECOND HELPING

M. Sutton 2010
TB - Reblooms - Early M id Lateseason, 34"
Standards pink orange, buff orange edge; style arms cream yellow; falls palest cream edged yellow-orange; beard hairs white tipped yellow-orange; laced; pronounced sweet fragrance
Barbara My Love X Bride's Blush
Second Show - TB Reblooming Iris - Byers 1986 Second Show - TB Reblooming Iris - Byers 1986   SECOND SHOW
 
Byers 1986
TB - Reblooms - Early Midseason, 36"
Lightly ruffled creamy lemon yellow; yellow beard and horns; pronounced sweet fragrance
I Do X Sky Hooks
  Secret Melody - TB Iris - Schreiner 1988   SECRET MELODY
 
Schreiner 1988
TB - Plicata - Midseason, 35"
Standards apricot; falls apricot, heavily stitched petunia purple; beards tangerine
Capricious X Queen In Calico
Secret Rites - TB Iris - Keppel 2005 Secret Rites - TB Iris - Keppel 2005   SECRET RITES

Keppel 2005
HM 07, AM 10
TB - Midseason, 40"
Standards pale grey green, brighter chartreuse yellow edge shading, greyed violet center; style arms chartreuse yellow; falls chartreuse yellow shaded citron yellow and pyrethrum yellow; beards golden glow to deep chrome yellow; slight sweet fragrance
Mysterious Ways sib X Trade Secret sib
  No photo available   SECRET SERVICE

Keppel 2002
HM 04, AM 06
TB - Mid to Lateseason, 42"
Standards light plumbago blue heavily overlaid light bistre green; style arms bistre green, violet center; falls eggplant black; beards orange peel to orange rufous; foliage purple-based
Involved Parentage
Select Circle - TB Iris - Reblooms - Ghio 1997 Select Circle - TB Reblooming Iris - Ghio 1997   SELECT CIRCLE
 
Ghio 1997
HM 99, AM 03
TB - Reblooms, Early Mid Lateseason, 38"
Standards blackish plum dotting-stitch on white; falls white, edge dotted and stitched blackish plum; beards brick, purple end
Epicenter sib X 90-65 tall, Somersault sib
Serengetti Spagetti - TB Iris - Kasperek 1999 Serengeti Spagetti - TB Iris -  Broken Color - Kasperek 1999   SERENGETI SPAGHETTI
 
Kasperek 1999
TB - Midseason, 32"
Standards dawn pink, streaked white; style arms greyed orange, lightly laced; falls dawn pink with muted white stripes, overlaying netted pattern of spiraea red to beetroot purple; beards orange; broken color pattern; slight fragrance
Bewilderbeast X Tanzanian Tangerine
  No photo available   SERVIN' UP SPARKLE

Schreiner 2015
TB - Lateseason, 36"
Standards white; falls white, lavender tint; beards white
Involved Parentage
Shadows - TB Reblooming Iris - Blyth 2000/01 Shadows - TB Iris -  Reblooms - Blyth 2000   SHADOWS
 
Blyth 2000/01
TB - Reblooms - Early Mid Lateseason, 34"
Metallic plum slate, falls with lighter, creamier center and blue violet blaze; beards light burnt tangerine; pronounced sweet fragrance
Man About Town X D61-1, Poetess sib
Shirley Dugal - TB Iris - Hahn 1993 Shirley Dugal - TB Iris - Hahn 1993   SHIRLEY DUGAL
 
Hahn 1993
TB - Midseason, 30"
Medium brown; falls with lighter central area and lavender flush at tip of yellow beard
Involved Parentage
  No photo available   SHOW YOUR COLOURS

Blyth 2010
TB - Midseason, 40"
Standards honey aricot, slight rose infusion at midrib; falls soft rosy-violet, deep violet "V" blaze from tangerine beard to edge; pronounced sweet fragrance
Brazilian Art sib X (Hold My Hand X Decadence)
  No photo available   SILENT SCREEN STAR

Ghio 2006
HM 10
TB - Mid to Lateseason, 35"
Standards creamy golden-apricot; falls pale blue washed golden apricot, hairline cream edge; beards light tangerine
((Impulsive x Ocelot) x Revere sib) X Expose
Silken Trim - TB Iris - Schreiner 2012 Silken Trim - TB Iris - Schreiner 2012   SILKEN TRIM

Schreiner 2012
HM 15
TB - Lateseason - 36"
Standards purple; falls darker purple; beards dark yellow.
(HH 556-B: Dark Passion x Dynamite) X Brazilian Holiday
  No photo available   SILK ROAD

Keppel 2008
HM 10, AM 12
TB - Mid to Lateseason, 40"
Standards light greenish-yellow, base pyrethrum yellow, blue violet midrib stripe on inner surface; style arms light greenish yellow, lavender midrib and flush; falls violet blue, pale blue edge, shoulders quince yellow; beards deep chrome yellow, pale blue at end
Lydia Sanfan-Swiastyn X Sea Power
Silver Dividend - TB Reblooming Iris - Zurbrigg 1991 Silver Dividend - TB Reblooming Iris - Zurbrigg 1991    SILVER DIVIDEND
 
Zurbrigg 1991
TB - Reblooms - Midseason, 35"
Iridescent silvery white; beards white
Brother Carl X (Summer Holidays x Sister Helen)
  Silver Fizz - TB Iris - Hager 1991   SILVER FIZZ
 
Hager 1991
TB - Mid Lateseason, 36"
Standards sliver lavender; falls near-white around beard; beard white to silver edge; standards are laced silver lavender; falls are the same with a silver edge and a near white area around the white beards
Involved Parentage
Silverado - TB Iris - Schreiner 1987 Silverado - TB Iris - Schreiner 1987   SILVERADO
 
Schreiner 1987
HM 89, AM 91
Walther Cup 1989
Wister Medal 93
Dykes Medal 94
TB - Midseason, 38"
Ruffled butterfly blue; berds self
(Starina x Navy Strut)X Carriage Trade
Sing in Harmony - TB Space Age Iris - Jedlicka 2008 Sing in Harmony - TB Space Age Iris - Jedlicka 2008   SING IN HARMONY
 
Jedlicka 2008
TB - Space Age - Early to Lateseason, 33"
Standards medium peachy pink, ruffled, trace of lace; style arms peachy pink, serrated crests; large area of falls around peards medium peachy pink, veined darker, framed medium purple infusion blending lighter to pinkish edges; beards,extended by fuzzy tangerine horns /
 Sings So Softly X Lava Moonscape
Singing Rain - TB Iris - Dahling 1973 Singing Rain - TB Iris - Dahling 1973   SINGING RAIN
 
Dahling 1973
TB - Midseason, 36"
Blue with white overlay on falls; beards yellow
Stepping Out X (Roulette x Dot and Dash)
  Six Pack TB Iris - Novelty Flat  Form - Slade 1983   SIX PACK
 
Slade 1983
TB - Novelty - Flat Form - Midseason, 38"
No standards, falls violet blue wth lighter area in center; orange beard tipped white; pronounced sweet fragrance
Millrace X Mary Frances
Skating Party - TB Iris - Gaultner 1983 Skating Party - TB Iris - Gaultner 1983   SKATING PARTY
 
Gaultner 1983
HM 85, AM 89
TB - Mid through Lateseason, 34"
Fluted white; beards lemon tipped white
(Portrait of Larrie x Carriage Trade) X sib
  No photo available   SKY AND SUN
 
Spoon 1999
HM 01, AM 03
TB - Midseason, 32"
Sky blue self; beards golden yellow, large; flared
Navajo Jewel X Clear Day
Sky Blue Pink - TB Iris - Niswonger 1994 Sky Blue Pink - TB Iris - Niswonger 1994   SKY BLUE PINK
 
Niswonger 1994
HM 96
TB - Midseason, 34"
Standards pink; falls light pink; beards pink tipped blue
Pink Blue Genes X (Matinee Idol x Pink Ballerina)
Slapstick - TB Iris - Reblooms - Meek 1998 Slapstick - TB Iris - Reblooms - Meek 1998   SLAPSTICK
 
Meek 1998
TB - Reblooms - Early Midseason, 34"
Standards peach, upper midrib flushed rosy violet; falls light violet with deeper violet fine streaks, narrow peach rim, upper haft area ivory with minute red violet dotting; beards white, hairs tipped brick orange
Lingering Love X Shenanigan
  No photo available   SLOVAK PRINCE

Mego 2003
HM 05, AM 07
Wister Medal 2009
TB - Midseason, 33"
Standards white shaded orchid lavender, slight blue veiing, 1/8" gold rim; style arms silver lavender veined blue, gold edge; falls dark velvety blue purple, slightly lighter rim; white area around gold bead with purple veining changing to brown; ruffled; slight sweet fragrance
Edith Wolford X Queen in Calico
  No photo available   SMART MONEY

Ghio 2010
HM 12
TB - Midseason, 36"
Standards cream, deeper midrib; style arms cream; falls cream, yellow shoulders and band around edges, light violet lines and speckles in center; beards yellow
Involved Parentage
Smell the Roses - SDB - Byers 1987 Smell the Roses - SDB - Byers 1987   SMELL THE ROSES
 
Byers 1987
HM 90 AM 94
SDB -  Reblooms - Early to Lateseason, 13"
Medium violet blue, blended deeper rosy violet at hafts, much lighter small violet area around beard; medium violet blue beard lightly tipped frosty powder blue; pronounced sweet fragrance
Third Charm X Baby Blessed
  No photo available   SMOKE AND THUNDER

Blyth 2006
TB - Mid to lateseason, 38"
Standards blended champagne-honey-grey, slight violet influsion at midrib; falls light red-violet blending to violet and champagne toward edge, 1/4" imprecise edge of grey; beards burnt tangerine; pronounced sweet fragrance
Coffee Trader X (Twirl the Kilt x Brazilian Holiday)
Smoky Shadows - TB Iris - Tasco 2010 Smoky Shadows - TB Iris - Tasco 2010   SMOKY SHADOWS

Tasco 2010
TB - Lateseason - 34"
Standards brownish-brick red, slight old gold blush on lower midribs, very slight beech brown edge; style arms bright golden yellow side, slight reddish blush on ridge, brownish red crests; falls plush velvety dark cherry-black, more cherry with slightly darker veins around beard, slight yellow veining near back half of dark golden-bronze beard; heavily ruffled, medium purple base foliage; slight fragrance
Solar Fire X Secret Service
Sneezy - TB Plicata Iris - Keppel 1996 Sneezy - TB Plicata Iris - Keppel 1996   SNEEZY
 
Keppel 1996
HM 98, AM 00
TB - Plicata - Midseason, 29"
Standards apricot buff; style arms buff orange; falls lemon apricot, allover fine dot-wash of rose violet, heaviest toward hafts; beards solid red orange; ruffled; pronounced musky fragrance
Involved Parentage
Snow Fiddler - Historic MTB Iris -  Dunbar 1972 Snow Fiddler - Historic MTB Iris -  Dunbar 1972   SNOW FIDDLER
 
Dunbar 1972
MTB - Midseason, 19"
 Standards pure white; falls white with deep navy blue lines; white beard
Tom Tit X (I. variegata x unknown)
Snowy Wonderland - TB Iris - Brown 1979 Snowy Wonderland - TB Iris - Brown 1979   SNOWY WONDERLAND
 
Brown 1979
HM 81
TB - Early Midseason, 33"
Pure white with brushing of gold on hafts, lightly crimped edges; double wide orange beard
70-3F3: (Menemsha x (inv. orange sdlgs. x Celestial Glory Cindy Ellen
  Soap Opera - TB Iris - Reblooms - Ghio 1982   SOAP OPERA
 
Ghio 1982
HM 84
TB - Plicata - Reblooms - Early to Mid to Lateseason, 32"
Standards green tan blend; falls blue violet, edged color of standards; beards tan
Involved Parentage
Soaring Thunderbird - TB Iris - Jedlicka 2009 Soaring Thunderbird - TB Iris - Jedlicka 2009   SOARING THUNDERBIRD
 
Jedlicka 2009
TB - Midseason, 34-38"
 Standards dark purple-black; style arms dark blue-violet and dark red-violet; falls dark purpleblack, black velvet edges, dark violet marks beside black violet beard; lightly ruffled and laced; slight sweet fragrance
Anvil of Darkness x Quite the Same
  No photo available   SOCIAL BLUSH

M. Sutton 2008
HM 10
TB - Reblooms - Late to Midseason, 36"
Standards and style arms neyron rose; falls French rose, white center, beards scarlet; laced; slight spicy fragrance
Bride's Blush X Social Graces
Social Graces - TB Iris - Keppel 2000 Social Graces - TB Iris - Keppel 2000   SOCIAL GRACES
 
Keppel 2000
HM 02
TB - Mid to Lateseason, 38"
Standards rosy lilac; style arms pink; falls orchid pink, creamy buff hafts and undertoning; beards red-melon; fragrant
Sib to Happenstance
  No photo available   SOFTLY WAITING

Blyth 2010
HM 10
TB - Mid to Lateseason, 38"
Standards rosy lilac; style arms blended laelia pink; falls blended orchid pink, creamy buff hafts and undertoning, fine slighty deeper orchid pink texture veining; beards carnelian red, pale melon at end; ruffled, heavily laced; sweet fragrance
Happenstance sib
Solid Mahogany - TB Historic Iris - Sass 1944 Solid Mahogany TB Historic Iris   SOLID MAHOGANY
 
Sass 1944
AM 47
TB - Historic
From Cooley's 1947 catalog: "This grand new red is one of the finest dark irises of recent years. Beautifully formed, the color is aptly described by the name. No haft venation and a deep bronze-gold beard accent the richness of the plush like falls."
City of Lincoln x sdlg 
Somsee Somsigh - TB Iris - Burseen 1991 Somsee Somsign - TB Iris - Burseen 1991   SOMSEE SOMSIGH
 
Burseen 1991

 
TB - Early Miseason, 36"
Ruffled and laced creamy apricot; beards orange, tipped white; slight fragrance
Vanity Skirt X Mandolin
Song of Norway - TB Iris - Luihn 1979 - Dykes Medal Song of Norway - TB Iris - Luihn 1979 - Dykes Medal   SONG OF NORWAY
 
Luihn 1979
HM 81, AM 83
Dykes Medal 1986
TB - Mid to Lateseason, 38"
Cool blue self; beards blue tipped silver
Nobleman X Blue Luster
  Song of Spring - TB Iris - Hamblen 1983   SONG OF SPRING
 
Hamblen 1983

 
TB - Mid Lateseason, 34"
Heavily laced and ruffled violet blue; tangerine orange beard
71-44A: (Flamingo Fling x Lilac Flare) X Sugarplum Fairy
Song of the Wind - TB Iris - Elliott 2009 Song of the Wind - TB Iris - Elliott 2009   SONG OF THE WIND
 
Elliott 2009
TB - Space Age - Early, Midseason and Lateseason, 34"
Standards pale lavender infused medium lavender at center; style arms palest lavender; falls blended medium violet-blue-lavender, lighter edges, ruffled; beards orange in throat, white in middle, lavender at end, horns, occasional flounces; pronounced sweet fragrance
Mesmerizer X unknown
  No photo available   SORBONNE

Keppel 2009
HM 11, AM 13
TB - Mid to Lateseason, 38"
Standards blackish red-brown outer area, speckled with light yellow in center; style arms dark red-brown; falls lemon gold to cream ground center, sanded and speckled red brown toward edge and partial center line, distal margin blackish red-brown lightening to red purple border, hafts near solid peppering on white ground; beards white tipped brown; plicata
High Octane pollen parent X Drama Queen
  No photo available   SORDID LIVES

T. Johnson 2009
HM 11, AM 13
TB - Early Midseason, 41"
Standards white, slight gold halo; style arms white, gold crests; falls blend from white to light yellow, centers wildly washed, mottled and dotted rose magenta shading to darker rose over centers, wide blended bands of off-white to yellow, hafts veined and sanded plum; beards gold; purple based foliage
Whispering Spirits X Impulsive
Soul Blossom - TB Iris - Baisch 2016 Intro - Ross Road Iris Soul Blossom - TB Iris - Baisch 2016 Intro - Ross Road Iris   SOUL BLOSSOM

Baisch 2017
TB - Early to Midseason, 36"
Sandards pale pearl-cream washed pale creamy yellow; style arms ligh yellowcream; falls pale pearl-cream blending toward creamy yellow-ochre at edges, deepening at hafts, ochre veining at throat; beards pale lavender, vivid yellow-orange in throat; pronounced pale lavender horns; diamond dus
Awesome Alex X Ice For Brice
  No photo available   SO UNUSUAL

Filardi 2014
TB - Midseason, 33"
Standards muted brown-gold washed pink-plum at base, random light blue neon markings towards edge, inside is a mixture of muted gold and lavender-blue; style arms muted gold, bright lavender stigmatic lip; falls pale lavender-blue, dark lavender-blue dart extending from beard, narrow gold rim, red-brown at hafts; beard hairs based light blue, tips light yellow; slight spicy fragrance; ruffled
American Maid X Pewter and Gold
  No photo available   SOUTHERN MORNING

Metler 2011
TB - Midseason, 37"
Standards peach pink slightly tinted shell pink at midribs and base; style arms light peach-gold; falls peach pink, slight gold infusion at hafts, small white flash below light venetian pink beards; slight musky fragrance
In Love Again X Romancer
Spanish Treasure TB Iris - NOT AIS Registered - Unknown Spanish Treasure -  NOID - Unknown TB Bi-Color Iris   SPANISH TREASURE
 NOID

 
Unknown
TB - Bi-Color
This iris was sold to me as an AIS Registered Iris, but I don't believe it is.
It is a lovely yellow/purple bi-color. Standards yellow; falls red-purple, green under; beards yellow
Parentage Unknown
Sparkling Sunrise - TB Iris - Schreiner 1970 Sparkling Sunrise - TB Iris - Schreiner 1970   SPARKLING SUNRISE
 
Schreiner 1970
HM 72
TB - Mid to Lateseason, 35"
Standards warm orange-apricot; falls cool gold with warm tint chartreuse; beards tangerine-red
Marilyn C X Celestial Glory
  Spartan - TB Iris - Historic - Schreiner 1973   SPARTAN
 
Schreiner 1973
HM 74, AM 76
TB - Midseason, 35"
Dark red self, clear red haft; beard same
Seedling X Fireball
  No photo available   SPICE TRADER

J. Painter 2010
HM 12, AM 14
TB - Midseason, 36-38"
Standards golden bronze, 3/8" topaz brown edge, brown veins from midrib to outer edge; style arms golden bronze; falls gold overlaid with bronze wash, pencil thin brown edge, violet blaze at beard, brown veins radiating from marigold beards toward outer edge
Golden Panther X (Rustler x Hearthstone)
  No photo available   SPIDERBABY

Spoon 2005
HM 07
SDB - Early Midseason, 9"
Standards and style arms light rosy pink; falls light rosy pink edges, webbed with darker veins and peppering on white ground; beards white at end, orange red in middle, deepest orange-red in throat, by hairs, base white tipped orange; ruffled, flared; slight sweet fragrance
Calico Lace X Paul Black sdlg #D-500A
  No photo available   SPIRIT IN THE SKY

T. Johnson 2007
TB - Early Season, 37"
Standards medium sky blue, slight buff red dotting at base; falls medium sky blue, white wah around beard; beards white tipped deep orange-red; ruffled, slightly laced; sweet fragrance
Grecian Skies X Fogbound
Spirit of Memphis TB Iris - Reblooms - Zurbrigg 1977 Spirit of Memphis -  TB Reblooming Iris - Zurbrigg 1977   SPIRIT OF MEMPHIS
 
Zurbrigg 1977
TB - Reblooms - Midseason, 34-36"
Ruffled and heavily laced brilliant medium yellow self; yellow beard
68-43-RYB: (Miss Illini x Grand Baroque) X Halloween Party
Spot of Tea - MDB iris - P Black 1989 Spot of Tea - MDB - Black 1989   SPOT OF TEA
 
P. Black 1989
HM 91, AM 93
Caparne-Welch Medal 1995
MDB - Early Season, 7"
Standards buff; buff styles; falls buff with well defined red brown spot, white haft markings and line at end of beard; white beard tipped cream
Pecan Spot X Eyebright
  No photo available   SPRING SOCIAL

Richardson 2008
TB - Midseason, 36"
Standards medium rosy-violet becoming lighter at edge; style arms lavender and pink; falls light pink, lavender cast; beards white tipped tangerine red; slight fragrance
Spring Tidings X (Social Event X Grace Whittemore)
Spuds and Butter - TB Iris - Headrick 2000 Spuds and Butter - TB Iris - Headrick 2000   SPUDS AND BUTTER
 
Headrick 2000
TB - Early Season, 28"
Standards and style arms pale lemon yellow; falls pure white, bright gold shoulders and trim; beards gold, white at end; ruffled; slight sweet fragrance
Catalyst X Persian Berry
Stage Lights - TB Iris - Ghio 1999 Stage Lights - TB Iris - Ghio 1999   STAGE LIGHTS
 
Ghio 1999
TB - Luminata - Midseason, 38"
Standards light peach, midrib flushed maroon; style arms light peach; falls medium maroon luminata wash, light peach veining and halo around peach beard, shoulders flushed orange
Involved Parentage
Stairway to Heaven - TB Iris - Lauer 1992 - Dykes Medal, Wister Medal Stairway to Heaven - TB Iris - Lauer 1992   STAIRWAY TO HEAVEN
 
Lauer 1992
HM 95, AM 97
Dykes Medal 1999
Wister Medal 2000
TB - Early through Midseason, 40"
Standards creamy off-white; falls medium blue with lavender undertones; beards white; fragrant
Edith Wolford X Breakers
Stare Stealer - TB Iris - Burseen 1994 Stare Stealer - TB Iris - Burseen 1994   STARE STEALER
 
Burseen 1994
TB - Midseason, 35"
Standards purple pink, toasted edge; falls golden amber washed cream pink in center, toasted edge; beards orange; heavily laced; musky fragrance
Lace Jabot X Feminine Wiles
Starring - TB Bi-Color Iris -  Ghio 2000 - Wister Medal - Walther Cup Starring - TB Bi-Color Iris -  Ghio 2000 - Wister Medal - Walther Cup   STARRING
 
Ghio 2000
HM 02, AM 04
Walther Cup 02
Wister Medal 2007
Dykes Medal 2008
TB - Bi-Color - Mid to Lateseason, 33"
Standards white; style white, gold-fringed crests; falls purple black; beards brick red
Involved Parentage
Starring Encore - TB Reblooming Iris - Spoon 2008 Starring Encore - TB Reblooming Iris - Spoon 2008   STARRING ENCORE
 
Spoon 2008
TB - Reblooms - Early Midseason, 35"
Standards raspberry, bases blended golden yellow; style arms edged golden yellow, raspberry crests and midlines, laced crests; falls distal 2/3 plum purple with lighter edges, basal 1/3 sun spray of cream grading to yellow at hafts, maroon veins; beards golden yellow, yellow orange in throat; ruffled; lightly laced; sweet buckwheat fragrance
Daughter of Stars X Starring
Stars and Stripes - TB Space-Age Iris - Byers 1992 Stars and Stripes - TB SpaceAge Iris - Byers 1992   STARS AND STRIPES
 
Byers 1992
TB - Space-Age - Mid to Lateseason, 36"
Standards smooth very pale violet; falls violet; beards white, tipped bright red, violet horn
Vanity X ((Sky Hooks x Condottiere) x Conjuration)
Starship Enterprise - TB Iris -  Schreiner 1999 Starship Enterprise - TB Iris - Schreiner 1999   STARSHIP ENTERPRISE

Schreiner 1999
HM 01, AM 03
TB - Mid to Lateseason, 36"
Standards crystalline white, midrib golden yellow; falls light creamy yellow to white, yellow shoulders, 2" rosy magenta marginal band; beards golden yellow
Involved Parentage
Starwoman - IB Reblooming Iris - Smith 1998 Starwoman - IB Reblooming Iris - Smith 1998   STARWOMAN
 
Smith 1998
HM  01, AM 03
Sass Medal 2005

Dykes Medal 2008
IB - Reblooms - Bi-Color Plicata - Midseason, 25"
 Standards black-purple, lavender grey marks at purple midrib; falls pearl, black violet rim; beards blue violet-yellow
Chubby Cheeks X (Snowbrook x sib)
Staying Alive - TB Iris - Lauer 2008 Staying Alive - TB Iris - Lauer 2008   STAYING ALIVE
 
Lauer 2008
TB - Early to Midseason, 34"
Standards rose pink, darker midrib and base; style arms shell pink; falls white ground, 1/2" lilac-puprle plicata rim, shoulder marks/lines across base; beards burnt orange; ruffled; slight sweet fragrance
(Role Model x Oriental Flair) X High Energy
Stepping Out - TB Plicata Iris - Schreiner 1964 Stepping Out - TB Plicata Iris - Schreiner 1964   STEPPING OUT
 
Schreiner 1964
HM 65, AM 67
Nelson Award 1968

Dykes Medal 1968
TB - Plicata - Mid to Lateseason, 38"
Large white areas sharply patterned edges of blue-black-violet
Parentage Unknown
Stop the Music - TB Plicata Iris - Schreiner 1985 Stop the Music - TB Plicata Iris - Schreiner 1985   STOP THE MUSIC
 
Schreiner 1985
HM 88
TB - Plicata - Midseason, 37"
Standards wine red; falls silver white stitched red; beards light gold
Roundup X ((Wild Apache x W 1316 AA) x T. Craig #32)
  No photo available   STORM RIDER

Tasco 2013
HM 16
TB - Midseason, 36"
Standards dark shiny plum-purple, black-purple highlights toward edge; style arms plum-purple, light bronze edges, fringed crest; falls velvety dark burgundy-black, faint tan veins near beard; beards dark red squirrel-brown, slightly darker at ends; lightly ruffled
Black Magic Woman X Drama Queen
  Storybook - TB Iris - Corlew 1980   STORYBOOK
 
Corlew 1980
HM 82
TB - Midseason, 28"
Full pink self; beards pinkish tangerine
Pink Sleigh X Datebook
Strawberry Love - IB Iris - Blyth 1985 Strawberry Love - IB Iris - Blyth 1985   STRAWBERRY LOVE
 
Blyth 1985
IB - Early to Midseason, 20"
Standards vivid rose pink; falls slightly deeper; saturn red beard
Involved Parentage
  No photo available   STRAWBERRY SORBET

M. Sutton 2009
HM 13
TB - Late to Very Lateseason, 37"
Standards cream veined golden tan, rose flush at midrib; style arms cream, golden tan crests; falls magenta rose, gold wire edge, golden tan area around orange beards; heavily ruffled; slight spicy fragrance
(Connie Sue  x Applause Line pollen TB -


parent sib) X Bride's Blush
  No photo available   STRICTLY JAZZ

Blyth 1999
TB - Early Midseason, 36"
Standards lavender blue, slightly deeper midrib; falls navy blue violet, 1/8" lavender blue band, heavy white striations halfway down petal; beards tangerine orange, base white; slight sweet fragrance
Crazy For You X About Town
  Strike A Pose - TB Iris - Johnson 2005   STRIKE A POSE
 
Johnson 2005
HM 07
TB - Lateseason, 35"
Standards apricot, slight violet dotting at base; style arms apricot; falls apricot ground, violet veins deepening to solid wine-purple wash; beards tangerine; ruffled; pronounced fragrance
Braggadocio X Prince George
  No photo available   STRIPED RED NEGLECTA

Morgan 1990
TB - Early Mid Lateseason, 36"
Standards lime; falls red with full length stripe, lime rim; beards yellow
Parentage Unknown
  No photo available   STROKE OF LUCK

Lauer 2004
TB - Mid to Lateseason, 33"
Standards orient pink; style arms salmon; falls apricot; beards nasturtium red end, capsicum red in throat; ruffled; pronounced sweet fragrance
Involved Parentage
Strozzapreti - TB Bi-Color Iris - Bianco 1999 Strozzapreti - TB Bi-Color Iris - Bianco 1999   STROZZAPRETI
 
Bianco 1999
TB - Bi-Color - Mid Lateseason, 32"
Standards garnet red; style arms mahogany and hazel; falls velvety near-black, garnet edge; beards bronze; slight spicy fragrance.
(Red Rose x Cherry Smoke) X (Jolt x Beachgirl)
Stud Book Stuffer - TB Iris - Burseen 2009 Stud Book Stuffer TB Iris - Burseen 2009   STUD BOOK STUFFER
 
Burseen 2009
TB - Early to Midseason, 37"
Standards and style arms light cornflower blue washed darker at midrib; falls dark cornflower blue, slightly lighter at edges, velvety; big beards light purple at end, turkey red in middle, darker turkey red in throat; ruffled
Stand in Awe X Jaw Dropper
  Study In Black - TB Historic Iris - Reblooms - Ploudh 1968   STUDY IN BLACK
 
Plough 1968
HM 69, AM 73
TB - Reblooms - Early to Midseason, 36"
Deep red-black self with lighter midribs; brownish hafts; velvety; beards brown-blue-violet
(Duke of Burgundy x Edenite) X Congo Song
  No photo available   STYLIZED

T. Johnson 2009
HM 12
TB - Mid to Lateseason, 35"
Standards white; style arms same, slight mustard on back of crest; falls white, 2/3 of center heavily and overall washed medium lavender blending paler to leave wide icy white band, plum hafts; beards near brown-black tipped smoldering dark orange; spiy fragrance
Blanket of Snow X Starring
Sugar Coated - TB Iris - Schreiner 2006 Sugar Coated - TB Iris   SUGAR COATED
 
Schreiner 2006
HM 08
TB - Mid Lateseason,39"
White blushed pink; beards yellow
Unknown X Queen Of Angels
Sugarplum Delight - TB Luminata Iris - Jedlicka 2009 Sugarplum Delight - TB Luminata Iris - Jedlicka 2009   SUGARPLUM DELIGHT
 
Jedlicka 2009
TB - Luminata - Early Midseason, 31"
Standards yellow heavily infused light red-purple, narrow yellow edge; style arms yellow and white; falls yellow ground, lighter by beard, covered with medium to dark red-purple luminata markings, narrow yellow edge, deeper yellow hafts, short white center stripe; beards orange in throat, bright yellow in middle, white at end; lightly ruffled and laced; luminata pattern; slight sweet fragrance
Bruneau Jasper X Fancy Woman
Sultry Lady TB Iris Sultry Lady TB Iris   SULTRY LADY
 
Nichols 2001
TB - Plicata - Early to Midseason, 37"
Standards pink with purple markings ; beards orange
Flights of Fancy X unknown
Sultry Mood - TB Iris  Schreiner 1989 Sultry Mood - TB Iris  Schreiner 1989   SULTRY MOOD
 
Schreiner 1989
HM 91
TB - Midseason, 36"
Cerise-purple self; lightly ruffled
Involved Parentage
Summer Olympics - TB Reblooming Iris - Smith 1980 Summer Olympics - TB Reblooming Iris - Smith 1980   SUMMER OLYMPICS
 
Smith 1980
TB - Reblooms - Early Season, 30"
Standards brilliant greenish yellow; falls white, yellow hafts; beards orange
(6725AR x Winter Olympics) X (Rippling Waters x 121BR) x Winter Olympics)
Summertime Beauty - TB  Reblooming Iris - Nicholson 2001 Summertime Beauty - TB  Reblooming Iris - Nicholson 2001   SUMMERTIME BEAUTY
 
Nicholson 2001
TB -  Reblooms - Midseason, 34"
Standards soft grape; style arms yellow to gold; falls soft maroon, center lighter and haft darker, gold pencil rim; beards yellow, white base; ruffled; slight sweet fragrance
Over the Hill X Unknown
  Sun Ada Beach - TB Iris - Roberts 2004   SUN ADA BEACH
 
Roberts 2004
HM 07
TB - Very Earlyseason, 37"
Standards and style arms white; falls white zonal area with 3/4" blue band, yellow around beard changing to chocolate brown at haft; beards yellow, base white
Columbia Springs X Deltaplane
Sunrise Elegy - TB Iris - Schreiner 2012 Sunrise Elegy - TB Iris - Schreiner 2012   SUNRISE ELEGY

Schreiner 2012 
TB - Midseason - 39"
Standards bright yellow; falls cream with 1/3" halo in deeper yellow; bears yellow
Involved Parentage
Supreme Sultan - TB Iris - Schreiner 1988 Supreme Sultan - TB Iris - Schreiner 1988   SUPREME SULTAN
 
Schreiner 1988
TB -Midlate Season, 40"
Standards Indian yellow; falls chrysanthemum crimson; Indian yellow beard; ruffled and laced
Gallant Moment X Peking Summer
Surely White - TB Iris - Lauer 2000 Surely White - TB Iris - Lauer 2000   SURELY WHITE
 
Lauer 2000
TB - Early to Midseason, 37"
White; falls with brown shoulders; beards tangerine, small 3/8" horn; fragrant
Sib to April Jewel
  No photo available   SWEET GEISHA

Blyth 2005
TB - Early to Midseason, 35"
Standards milky lavender; falls milky lavender overlaid white, violet crescent coming 1/3 way down, crescent veined white; white tipped red beards
Gypsy Geena sib X Fogbound
  No photo available   SWEET LATTE

Sutton 2010
TB - Mid to Lateseason, 37"
Standards and style arms pale salmon blushed pink; falls center creamy salmon, 1" edge of pale slamon blushed pink; beards coral, blue at end; ruffled, moderately laced; slight musky fragrance
Lemon Frappucino X Decadence
Sweet Musette - TB Iris - Schreiner 1986 Sweet Musette - TB Iris - Schreiner 1986   SWEET MUSETTE
 
Schreiner 1986
HM 88, AM91
TB - Midseason, 37"
Standards light pink lavender; falls warm rose pink; tangerine beard; serrated and lightly laced
Involved Parentage
  No photo available   SWEETS

Sutton 2013
TB - Mid to Lateseason, 34"
Cadium orange self; beards orange; pronounced sweet fragrance; ruffled
Raspberry Swirl X Bride's Blush
Swerti - Dates from 1612 - Historic Iris Swerti - Dates from 1612 - Historic Iris   SWERTI
 
1612
Emanuel Sweerts, Dutch artist, botanist and merchant of rare plants, collected an iris on a flower-collecting excursion near Amsterdam. He dug it up, cultivated it, and eventually sold it as a rare and exotic flower. It came to be known as Sweerts' Iris.
Historic - VERY OLD - 400 Years Old
Iris Swertii, is an unromantic name for a very old, romantic looking flower. First catalogued in 1612. Swertii is recognized as one of the oldest iris which still in existence; second only to I. Florentina and I. Pallida which date from the 1500s.
Unknown Parentage of a natural hybrid
Swing and Sway - TB Iris - Messick 1994 Swing and Sway - TB Iris - Messick 1994   SWING AND SWAY

Messick 1994
TB  - Midseason - 37"
Standards near-white with blue-violet highlights; self beards tipped blue; ruffled, flared.
(Ron X Winterscape) X (Pacific Mist sdlg. x Bubbling Over)
Note: This iris doens't have the near-white standards, but it is consistent with images of it in the AIS Encyclopedia
Sylvan - TB Reblooming Iris - Byers 1990 Sylvan - TB Reblooming Iris - Byers 1990   SYLVAN
 
Byers 1990
TB - Reblooms - Mid to Lateseason, 37"
Standards light blue violet lightly suffused red violet at midrib, sprinkled overall with suffused gold underveining culminating in soft green gold edge at top; silvery styles, violet stigmatic lips; falls pale bluish silver, green gold texture veining at hafts, suffused green gold edge; medium violet blue beard tipped yellow, blue violet horns; lightly ruffled; pronounced sweet fragrance
Tudor England X Sky Hooks
Syncopation - TB Iris - Gatty 1984 Syncopation - TB Iris - Gatty 1984   SYNCOPATION
 
Gatty 1984
TB - Midseason, 38"
Standards tannish gold; falls aconite violet, cedarbark hafts, blended golden tan edge; dull yellow beard
Velvet Flame X Show Biz
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