1947; The Iris, An Ideal Hardy Perennial

Contents; Foreword, Richardson Wright.............................page 6

To All Gardeners, R. S. Sturtevant......................page 8 The Cast, Geddes Douglas................................page 10
  • The Bulbous Group..................................page 18
  • The Rhizomatous Group..............................page 22
    • Pseudo-regalia, Regelia and Oncocyclus..........page 23
    • Evansia or Crested..............................page 28
    • Apogon or Beardless Section.....................page 29
    • The Siberica Subsection, W.M. and Grace Kellogg.page 31
    • The Spurias, Eric Nies..........................page 36
    • The Californians, Lena Lothop...................page 39
    • The Louisianas, Caroline Dormon.................page 45
    • Japanese Irises, Dr. George M. Reed.............page 53
    • Pogon or Bearded Irises.........................page 69
  • Some Iris History, J. Marion Shull.................page 69
  • The Fourteen Points of Culture, A Compilation......page 80
  • Raising Iris from Seed.............................page 89
  • Mechanics of Pollenation, G. Douglas--L.F. Randolph.page 91
  • An Outline of Genetics, A. H. Sturtevant...........page 96
  • Suggestions on Hybridization, Jesse E. Wills.......page 117
  • Bud Development in Iris, J. Marion Shull...........page 128
  • The Use of Irises, R. S. Sturtevant................page 131
  • The Iris Rainbow, Franklin Cook....................page 149
  • Companions in the Iris Color Scheme................page 161
  • Irises on the Pacific Coast, Sydney B. Mitchell....page 165
  • The American Iris Society, John C. Wister..........page 180
  • Meet The American Iris Society of Today............page 183
  • Flower Photography, F. W. Cassebeer.................page 186
  • Judging Irises, Jesse E. Wills.....................page 192
  • Irises for Varying Soils and Sites.................page 210
  • An All American List of Varieties..................page 212
  • Varieties That Have Received the Dyukes Memorial Medal 213
  • For Garden Color, Selected Lists........................214
  • Index...................................................220
For more information on historic Irises visit the Historic Iris Preservation Society at http://www.historiciris.org/

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