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 ■(TB) 'Rhein Nixe'

1910, Goos & Koenemann

'Rhein Nixe' (Goos and Koenemann, 1910) TB 30" Late midseason bloom. Color Class W9. Standards pale lavender white; falls blue-purple with distinct white edges; light yellow beard. Pleasant fragrance.

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From Fryer's catalog, 1912: Standards pure white; Falls deep violet-blue with white margin. Very free. 34". $1.00.
From Wing Seed catalog, 1919: RHEIN NIXE - (Am.) New. A charming Iris. S. pure white, very large; F. rich raspberry-purple with narrow but very distinct white edge. Thirty-six inches. Beautiful for massing. 50c.
From H. P. Simpson catalog, 1922: RHEIN NIXIE (G. & K., 1910) - S. pure white; F. raspberry purple, edged white. Vigorous grower and dependable bloomer. Tall and moderately large flower. 30-34 inches. $.35


Reinexe, Rheinnexe, Rheinixe, Rheine Nixe, Rhein Nixie, Rheinwehte.

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20170603_112559Rhein Nixe (2RS).jpgjpg 20170603_112559Rhein Nixe (2RS).jpg manage 165 K 05 Oct 2017 - 22:53 HollyJohnson2017-04-01 Photo taken by Holly Johnson at the Iris Society of Minnesota annual show, June3, 2017.
RheinNixe02.JPEGJPEG RheinNixe02.JPEG manage 10 K 10 May 2014 - 13:57 Main.TLaurin Photo courtesy of Mike Lowe from original HIPS website
RheinNixeRT.jpgjpg RheinNixeRT.jpg manage 33 K 22 Jan 2012 - 20:12 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Rick Tasco
RheinNixe_fl.jpgjpg RheinNixe_fl.jpg manage 64 K 19 Feb 2011 - 18:03 IrisP
Rhein_Nixe-5277.jpgjpg Rhein_Nixe-5277.jpg manage 63 K 01 Jun 2012 - 03:49 Main.bobgutowski May 16, 2012. Zone 7, Pennsylvania.
rheinnixe-jb.jpgjpg rheinnixe-jb.jpg manage 20 K 22 Feb 2013 - 22:41 Main.Harloiris photo by Mike Unser
rheinnixe.jpgjpg rheinnixe.jpg manage 67 K 26 Jan 2010 - 00:23 Main.htb ©2005 Laurie Frazer
rheinnixe02.jpgjpg rheinnixe02.jpg manage 176 K 07 Jun 2017 - 03:03 Main.TLaurin Photo by Eleanor Hutchison near Winnipeg,Manitoba,Canada-Z3
rheinnixe03.jpgjpg rheinnixe03.jpg manage 74 K 15 Mar 2017 - 19:30 Main.TLaurin Photo by Superstition Iris Gardens
rheinnixe1.jpgjpg rheinnixe1.jpg manage 139 K 12 Jun 2016 - 03:38 Main.TLaurin Photo by Eleanor Hutchison-Manitoba,Canada
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