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■(AB) 'Xerxes'

2010, Baumunk

'Xerxes' ( Lowell Baumunk, R. 2009) Oncogeliabred. Seedling #903. AB, height 25" (64 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards lavender blending to yellow at hafts, some beard hairs at inner hafts; style arms bright yellow; falls tan prominently washed red from small maroon signal to within ½" of edges; beards deep yellow. Shockey seedling 94-101-B: ('Turkish Pendant' x 'Energizer') X 'Turkestan'. Iris Colorado 2010. Honorable Mention 2012, Award of Merit 2014, White Medal 2016.

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Photo by Mid-America GardenPhoto by Lowell BaumunkPhoto by Will PlotnerPhoto by Mary Ellen ReedPhoto by Will PlotnerPhoto by Judy Schneider-The Shady SpotPhoto by Superstition Iris GardensPhoto by K. Brewitt at AIS National Convention 2012Photo by K. Brewitt at AIS National Convention 2012Photo by George Bacon-Breezeway Iris GardensPhoto by George Bacon-Breezeway Iris GardensPhoto by Jeff Bennett-Dry Creek GardenPhoto by Jeff Bennett-Dry Creek GardenPhoto by Donald EavesPhoto by John Baumfalk
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Hybridizer's Comment: Stately and bright.
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-- BobPries - 2010-01-13
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Xerxes.jpgjpg Xerxes.jpg manage 44 K 13 Jan 2010 - 13:57 BobPries Photo by Lowell Baumunk
Xerxes01.JPGJPG Xerxes01.JPG manage 65 K 24 Apr 2015 - 19:53 TerryLaurin Photo by Will Plotner
Xerxes02.JPGJPG Xerxes02.JPG manage 109 K 24 Apr 2015 - 19:56 TerryLaurin Photo by Will Plotner
XerxesDE.jpgjpg XerxesDE.jpg manage 30 K 09 Apr 2011 - 18:47 BetsyHiggins Photo by Donald Eaves
XerxesJB.jpgjpg XerxesJB.jpg manage 380 K 26 Apr 2011 - 00:55 BetsyHiggins Photo by John Baumfalk
xerses7.jpgjpg xerses7.jpg manage 60 K 17 Feb 2014 - 21:13 TerryLaurin Photo by Mid-America Garden
xerxes01.jpgjpg xerxes01.jpg manage 127 K 08 Aug 2019 - 02:04 TerryLaurin Photo by Mary Ellen Reed
xerxes09.jpgjpg xerxes09.jpg manage 155 K 15 Apr 2020 - 01:54 TerryLaurin Photo by Judy Schneider-The Shady Spot
xerxes4.jpgjpg xerxes4.jpg manage 58 K 21 May 2013 - 15:50 TerryLaurin Photo by Superstition Iris Gardens
xerxes5.JPGJPG xerxes5.JPG manage 78 K 30 Dec 2013 - 14:52 TerryLaurin Photo by K. Brewitt at AIS National Convention 2012
xerxes6.JPGJPG xerxes6.JPG manage 78 K 30 Dec 2013 - 14:55 TerryLaurin Photo by K. Brewitt at AIS National Convention 2012
xerxes7.JPGJPG xerxes7.JPG manage 221 K 17 Mar 2024 - 18:26 TerryLaurin Photo by George Bacon-Breezeway Iris Gardens
xerxes70.JPGJPG xerxes70.JPG manage 221 K 17 Mar 2024 - 18:26 TerryLaurin Photo by George Bacon-Breezeway Iris Gardens
xerxes9.JPGJPG xerxes9.JPG manage 175 K 22 Apr 2024 - 03:04 TerryLaurin Photo by Jeff Bennett-Dry Creek Garden
xerxes90.JPGJPG xerxes90.JPG manage 171 K 22 Apr 2024 - 03:06 TerryLaurin Photo by Jeff Bennett-Dry Creek Garden
Topic revision: r25 - 22 Apr 2024, TerryLaurin
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