(SPEC) Iris bulleyana Dykes
1910, botanical author Dykes
Iris bulleyana Dykes
(William Rickatson Dykes, 1910, Western China); Section Limniris
; Series Sibericae
; 14-18" (35-45 cm), B3M; Standards violet, falls violet at the tips, streaked and dotted with violet on a white ground;
References: The Gardeners' Chronicle
418. 25 June 1910; Dykes,The Genus Iris, Tab. 6, 30. 1913, illustrated in color; Wal. 1916; Bennett 1929; Vilm. 1938; Mathew believes it maybe a natural hybrid between Iris forrestii
and Iris chrysographes
. synonym. Hollowstem Iris.
2n=40, Simonet, 1932.
- Iris bulleyana_ cultivars: 'Bulleyana Alba', 'Red Emperor', 'Splashdown'.
- Iris bulleyana_ crosses: (crosses within the subseries Chrysographes are often called Sino-Siberians)
Iris bulleyana X Iris chrysographes : 'Bullegraphes', 'Jenkinsii'.
Iris chrysographes X Iris bulleyana: 'Chrysogana Purpurea'.
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