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1913, Botanical author Dykes (SPEC) Iris mesopotamica

_Iris mesopotamica_ Dykes. (William Rickatson Dykes, 1913, Mardin); Section Iris. TB; Midseason bloom. Height 36-48" (90-120 cm); Color Code-B7M; Medium purple self;

References: The Gardeners' Chronicle 73: 237' 21. Oct. 1922 illustrated; Scudder 1933; Oakhurst 1939; syn. Mardin Iris; In the trade often confused with Iris cypriana and with Iris trojana. See 'Ricardi'
Iris mesopotamica cultivars are;
  • 'Ricardi' 'Ricardi Alba'
  • Iris mesopotamica crosses
    • Iris lutescens X Iris mesopotamica 'Autumn Gleam'
    • IB X Iris mesopotamica 'Frieda Mohr'
    • Iris mesopotamica X Iris germanica 'Eglamour' 'Mme Claude Monet'
    • Iris germanica X Iris mesopotamica 'Father Time'
    • Iris mesopotamica X Iris pallida 'Andree Autissier' 'Blanc Bleute' 'Mlle Jeanne Bel' 'Mlle Schwartz'
    • Iris pallida X Iris mesopotamica 'Carthusian'
    • Iris mesopotamica X TB 'Algol' 'Amador' 'Arsace' 'Atolia' 'Clement Desormes' 'Cornuault' 'Cucamonga' 'Edith Cavell' 'Esplendido' 'Fismes' 'Flavesard' 'Gargantue' 'Gen. Gallieni' 'Hautefeuille' 'Jacinto' 'J. B. Dumas' 'Lepinoux' 'Leverrier' 'Marguerite Gaudichau' 'Marguerite Maron' 'Mauna Loa' 'M. Brun' 'Megus' 'Menetrier' 'Mme Durand' 'Mme Lamouche' 'Mons. Chaber' 'Mopsa' 'Nemo' 'Olivier Perthuis'
    • TB X Iris mesopotamica 'Balboa' 'Conquistador' 'Coronado' 'Crucible' 'El Capitan' 'Moonlight Dream'
    • Iris mesopotamica X Amas 'Magnifica'
    • Iris iberica X Iris mesopotamica 'Ib-Ric'
    • Regeliocyclus X Iris mesopotamica 'Allegria' 'Antinea' 'Micheline Charraire' 'Paliano' 'Peronne' 'Pont-A-Mousson' 'Pontassieve' 'Pontedera' 'Predappio' 'Primavera' 'Priverno' 'Professor Scheubel' 'René Denis' 'Renée De Laborde' 'Ricardi Fonce' 'Ric-Ib' 'Rosado' 'San Gabriel' 'Santa Barbara' 'Saul' 'Saul Of Tarsus' 'Souvenir de Lætitia Michaud' 'Trinidad' '27 Avril' 'Venosa'
    • ¼ Iris mesopotamica crosses MELDORIC OSPREY PURISSIMA
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