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New Iris Blooms

Posted by redthreaddiy 6a MI (My Page) on
Tue, May 8, 12 at 13:40

Does anyone know what varieties I have?

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Thanks!


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RE: New Iris Blooms

There are so many Iris varieties now that even experts have trouble telling them apart. Better no name than the wrong one.

Dee.


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RE: New Iris Blooms

  • Posted by remy 6WNY (My Page) on
    Tue, May 8, 12 at 22:22

As Dee said it is pretty much impossible to ID on pics alone. All of them except for #5 are quite old. They would be considered Historic Iris. The ones with the really long falls are the oldest. #5 has ruffling to the edges which shows it is more recent than the others. On the link below, you can check out pics of old irises. You'll see what I mean by being able to make a time frame of when an iris came from by the look of the flower.
Remy

Here is a link that might be useful: HIPS Iris Photos


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