1896, A Double German Iris

The Garden p478, June 17, 1896

A double German Iris. — Mr. Chas. H. Cave sends us from Perran, Durdham Park, Bristol, a photograph showing a flower of Iris germanica Gracchus having six falls and six standards. It was a very perfect bloom. Have any of our readers noticed this freak ?

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

-- BobPries - 2014-11-06
Topic revision: r1 - 06 Nov 2014, BobPries
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