You are here: Iris Wiki>TbAthruE Web>TallBearded>TbBlueTulip (02 May 2018, TLaurin)Edit Attach

■ (TB) 'Blue Tulip'

1964, Knocke

'Blue Tulip' ( Frederick Knocke, R. 1962). Seedling K-S. TB, 38" (97 cm), Midseason bloom. Color Class-B1G, Fancy, blue self with green mid-ribs; tulip-shaped, no beard or anthers. 'Cliffs Of Dover' X 'Harbor Blue'. Tell 1964. a Novelty Iris

See below: * * References

BlueTulip01.jpgbluetulip01.JPGbluetulip02.JPGbluetulip03.JPGBlueTulip1BJ.JPGBlueTulip2BJ.JPGBlueTulip4.JPGBlueTulipAA.jpg

References:

From Tell’s Gardens catalog, 1964: BLUE TULIP (Dr. F. J. Knocke '64) M 38 in. (Cliffs of Dover x Harbor Blue) Here is an unusual novelty which many saw in Dr. Loomis' garden during the 1963 convention. A blue self with greenish midribs-tulip-shaped has no beard or anthers. An arrangers' delight. Plentiful stock. #K 5. $5.00
 

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 Tall Bearded Iris? Please visit the: Tall Bearded 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 - 2010-10-17
Topic attachments
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
BlueTulip01.jpgjpg BlueTulip01.jpg manage 62 K 20 Nov 2014 - 21:50 Main.TLaurin Photo by Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
BlueTulip1BJ.JPGJPG BlueTulip1BJ.JPG manage 75 K 29 Jan 2012 - 19:44 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Blue J Iris
BlueTulip2BJ.JPGJPG BlueTulip2BJ.JPG manage 72 K 29 Jan 2012 - 19:45 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Blue J Iris
BlueTulip4.JPGJPG BlueTulip4.JPG manage 18 K 27 Sep 2013 - 13:37 Main.TLaurin Photo by Trinity Garden & Design
BlueTulipAA.jpgjpg BlueTulipAA.jpg manage 23 K 14 Feb 2011 - 01:03 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Argyle Acres
bluetulip01.JPGJPG bluetulip01.JPG manage 682 K 02 May 2018 - 01:17 Main.TLaurin Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
bluetulip02.JPGJPG bluetulip02.JPG manage 478 K 02 May 2018 - 01:19 Main.TLaurin Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
bluetulip03.JPGJPG bluetulip03.JPG manage 463 K 02 May 2018 - 01:21 Main.TLaurin Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
Topic revision: r15 - 02 May 2018, TLaurin
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