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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/

-- BobPries - 05 Sep 2017
Topic revision: r1 - 05 Sep 2017, BobPries
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