You are here: Iris Wiki>Sdb Web>StandardDwarf>SdbGarnetTreasure (13 Feb 2020, tomlwaters)Edit Attach

■(SDB) 'Garnet Treasure'

1953, Douglas

'Garnet Treasure' ( Geddes Douglas, R. 1953). SDB, 8-10" (20-25 cm), Midseason to late bloom. Standards light phlox-purple, Falls deep petunia-purple, wide border of phlox purple; white beard. 'Minnie Colquitt' X pumila violet. Fairmount, Brentwood 1953.

Note: Originally registered as an IB because the SDB class was not established until 1958.

See below:


From Melrose Gardens catalog, 1958: GARNET TREASURE (Douglas '53) 11" (Minnie Colquitt X violet pumila) S. light wine red, F. garnet bordered by the color of the standards. l.50
From Walter Marx Gardens catalog 1962: GARNET TREASURE (Douglas 1953) Each 1.50. Standards are light wine red while the falls are deep garnet, bordered in wine. Midseason to late. 10 inches.

Please do not enter images that are not your own without owners' permission, this is against Wiki policy

"Although the Encyclopedia is free to all, it is supported by Emembership in AIS, If you would like to help sustain this reference, for $15 you can become an Emember, click here."

Interested in Standard Dwarfs? Please visit the: Median Iris Society website.

To Report errors do not use comment box but contact the Iris Encyclopedia Photo Manager or Iris Encyclopedia Manager Comment box is reserved for added information about the topic.

Your Observations Are Valued. Please make note of bud count, branching, purple based foliage and bloom time, etc. Because these are affected by climate, note date, year and geographic location and write these and other comments in the comment box below.


-- BetsyHiggins - 2010-03-11
Topic attachments
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
GarnetTreasure01.jpgjpg GarnetTreasure01.jpg manage 74 K 12 Dec 2014 - 03:46 Main.TLaurin Photo by Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
Topic revision: r13 - 13 Feb 2020, tomlwaters
This site is powered by FoswikiCopyright © by the contributing authors. All material on this collaboration platform is the property of the contributing authors.
Ideas, requests, problems regarding Iris Wiki? Send feedback