Color Code R5 (Red blend, 1949 revision)

Historic Irises assigned the Color Code R5 are in the following Gallery below and those lacking images are in the list following the gallery. R5 was used as a code for Red iris feathered yellow tones in the 1939 checklist but the 1949 revision of the codes uses R5 for Red Blends
Red R5 ‘CentennialQueen’ (1954) TBCentennialQueen

Orange Red (Pinks were sometimes called OR5 or see also O1
Pinks! R5 ‘Dentelle Rose’ (1952) TBDentelle Rose

Yellow,Red, YR5 ‘Gracie Pfost’ (1958) TBGracie Pfost
‘Admiral Nimitz’ (1942) TBAdmiralNimitz

For more information on historic Irises visit the Historic Iris Preservation Society at

-- BobPries - 2015-08-25
Topic revision: r5 - 17 Jan 2016, BobPries
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