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■(JI) 'Epimetheus'

1992, Innerst

'Epimetheus' ( Sterling Innerst, R. 1991) Sdlg. 3042-2. JI (6 F.), 40" (102 cm), Midseason late bloom. Wine purple, splashed and speckled white lavender-purple pink. 'Dark Sea' X 'Japanese Sandman'. Iris Pond 1992. Honorable Mention 1996, Award of Merit 2000, Payne Medal 2004.

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From AIS Bulletin #285 April 1992 Introducing EPIMETHEUS (Innerst '92). Sdlg. 3042-2,Japanese, M, 36", 6 falls, 2 branches, 6 buds. Deep maroon self with riotous array of white, lavender and purple splashes and speckles. Not for those who are timid, it is an iris of great splendor and elegance. An outstanding grower and marvelously floriferous. $35.00. The Iris Pond.

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Epimetheus3.jpgjpg Epimetheus3.jpg manage 217 K 25 Nov 2013 - 16:17 Main.TLaurin Photo by Sans Souci Nursery
Epthemius4.jpgjpg Epthemius4.jpg manage 168 K 31 Oct 2016 - 13:49 Main.TLaurin Photo by Pilmore Gardens
IMG_0134-X2_epimetheus.jpgjpg IMG_0134-X2_epimetheus.jpg manage 265 K 20 Feb 2016 - 05:20 BrockHeilman Please contact Brock Heilman for image use.
epimetheus01.JPGJPG epimetheus01.JPG manage 153 K 31 Aug 2015 - 20:13 Main.TLaurin Photo by Harbour Breezes Dayliles & Japanese Iris-Nova Scotia
epimetheus2.jpgjpg epimetheus2.jpg manage 31 K 15 Mar 2013 - 01:01 Main.TLaurin Aitken's Salmon Creek Iris Garden
epimethius.jpgjpg epimethius.jpg manage 19 K 15 Jun 2010 - 04:01 Main.wilsonjh photo by Carol Warner
epimethius02.JPGJPG epimethius02.JPG manage 1 MB 09 Dec 2017 - 16:32 Main.TLaurin Photo by Cascadia Iris Gardens
Topic revision: r15 - 24 Nov 2018, Betsy881
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