Before 1907, Van Tubergen
RC ( C. G. Van Tubergen
before 1907). AR. Early bloom. 14". Medium blue and reddish toned blend. I. korolkowii
var. violacea X I. iberica
Van Houttei. Synonym: Iris. Van Tubergen, Grullemans, Lisse, Holland, before 1907. [21 chr.].
| From G. G. Whitelegg catalog, 1921: ISIS, A.M., R.H.S. Very large, with grand flowers of a ruby red self-colour with grey and purple veins, easily grown. This variety may be called one of the most beautiful of this new race.
| From The Court Of Iris catalog, 1961: ISIS ( Van T before '07 ) E 14" (I . korol. violaceae X iberica Van Houttei). Standards between carmine and fuchsia, while the falls are of light buff overlaid with maroon veins. Black signal patch. $1.25
| From Supplement To The Comprehensive Checklist of Aril and Arilbred Iris by Sharon McAllister, April 2000: ISIS AR (C. G. Van Tubergen, BRS). Sdlg # NIA. RC. Height and bloom season NIA. I korolkowii var. violacea X I iberica Van Houttei. AIS Color Class: S3M (blue squalens, with bitone pattern).'76 YB: Medium blue and reddish-toned blend. Court of Iris: "Standards between carmine and fuchsia, falls are light buff overlaid with maroon veins, black signal patch." Rainbow: E14". Standards "bright violet carmine" and falls "light maroon, heavily overlaid on a buff ground ... signal patches of blackish maroon . .. blackbeard." Valette: "S. violet carmine; F. light maroon; blackish signal and black beard." Syn: Iris. VanTubergen, Grullemans, Lisse, Holland, before 1907. Notes: Name approved; counted as a 21 -chromosome diploid, an RC in both systems. Ref: AIS '39, p. 286; ASI '76, p.45-B; ASI '78 YB, p. 64.
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