Hybridizer Igor Fédoroff (1933-2017)

France - Le Revest-les-Eaux, buried in La Valette-du-Var (Var)

Amateur gardener, also wrote about local history of water supply (Au fil du Béal - ISBN 2-845210-00-0). See Igor Fédoroff obituary (266 Ko), by Sylvain Ruaud, from IRIS et BULBEUSES, n°167, 2017, pp 70-72.
Award: 1999 - Société Nationale d'Horticulture de France medal (see: IRIS et BULBEUSES n° 134, automne 1999, p. 3).

See below:


Tall Bearded

Not registered

Tall Bearded
see pictures on SFIB Website.
  • "Abdullah", "Annecy", "Cotignac", "Jardins de Brocéliande", "Joyeux Drille" (not to be confused with 'Joyeux Drille' by Ferdinand Cayeux, 1959), "Mirasouléou", "Prince Vaillant", "Soleillade", "Sucre d'Orge".
  • 1985 : "Frivole" ('Fashion Fling' X 'San Leandro'); note: original garden name "Frivolité" changed, due to 'Frivolité' by Ferdinand Cayeux, 1929.
  • 1986 : "Aygade" ('Cambodia' X 'Magic Potion'), "Vallauris" ('Ballyhoo' X 'Milestone').
  • 1999: "Roucassié".

Iris publications

  • Fédoroff, Igor (1977) : Les Amœnas roses, IRIS et BULBEUSES, avril 1977, pp 13-14.
  • Fédoroff, Igor (1994) : Comment je cultive mes iris, IRIS et BULBEUSES n°114, automne 94, pp. 7-8.

Interested in French irises ? Please visit: France Iris | Société Française des Iris et plantes Bulbeuses (french language).

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