Spuria Popularity Poll 2013

The Spuria Iris Society conducted a poll of its members in 2013 to pick their favorite introductions. The top cultivars are listed in a table below the photos of the most popular. Their website has the 2012 and 2013 results here. See also the 2012 and 2014 favorites' photos.

'Zulu Chief' -#1 Zulu Chief 'Stella Irene'-#2
'Cinnamon Stick' - #3Cinnamon Stick 'Purple Concerto'- #4 Purple Concerto 'Rodeo Blue'-#5 Rodeo Blue
'Bay of Silk' -#6-TieBay of Silk 'Innovator'- #6-TieInnovator 'Ross Island' - #7- Ross Island 'Golden Ducat'- #8-Tie Golden Ducat 'Line Dancing'-#8-Tie Line Dancing
'Noble Roman'-#8-Tie
'Color Focus' - #9Color Focus 'Countess Zeppelin' -#10-Tie Countess Zepplin 'Midnight Rival' - #10-TieMidnight Rival 'Out of Dreams' - #10-TieOut of Dreams

2013 Votes Cultivar Name Hybridizer, Year
31 Zulu Chief Jenkins, 1992
18 Stella Irene Jenkins, 1995
17 Cinnamon Stick Niswonger, 1983
16 Purple Concerto Jenkins, 1993
15 Rodeo Blue Jenkins, 1994
14 Bay of Silk Blyth, 2003/04
14 Innovator Hager, 1991
13 Ross Island Price, 2012
12 Golden Ducat Cadd, 2004
12 Line Dancing Jenkins, 2007, by Comanche Acres
12 Noble Roman Blyth, 1993/94
11 Color Focus Jenkins, 1990
8 Countess Zeppelin Hager, 1987
8 Midnight Rival Johnsen, 1993
8 Out of Dreams Cadd, 2004


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-- WayneMesser - 2014-12-30
Topic revision: r17 - 19 Jan 2016, af.83
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