(Spx) 'Adriaan Backer'

1910, De Graaff

'Adriaan Backer' (De Graaff, 1910) Subgenus Xiphium; Dutch Iris; Color code B7M;

See below:

Error: no images found

References

De Graaff 1910; 1919; 1938; Barr 1923; 1928;
Flower Grower 17: 4 , 197. April 1930 illustrated
 
Scheepers 1929 catalog notes "Adrian Backer. Very large flowers of uniform purple-lilac. A beautiful novelty. $2.25 for 10, $20.00 per 100."
Ainsley 1932; Wayside 1936; Delkin 1938 catalog notes "Adrian Backer. Large pink-lavender, easy forcer"
Award of Merit Haarlem 1921; Award of Merit RHS 1931; Year Book the Iris Society of England 91: 1931; Bulbous trials 1933;

Please do not enter images that are not your own without owners' permission, this is against Wiki policy

"Although the Encyclopedia is free to all, it is supported by Emembership in AIS, If you would like to help sustain this reference, for $15 you can become an Emember, click here."

Interested in Iris Species? Please visit the: Species Iris Group of North America website.

To Report errors do not use comment box but contact the Iris Encyclopedia Photo Manager or Iris Encyclopedia Manager Comment box is reserved for added information about the topic.

Your Observations Are Valued. Please make note of bud count, branching, purple based foliage and bloom time, etc. Because these are affected by climate, note date, year and geographic location and write these and other comments in the comment box below.

 

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07
Topic revision: r5 - 12 Feb 2022, BobPries
This site is powered by FoswikiCopyright © by the contributing authors. All material on this collaboration platform is the property of the contributing authors.
Ideas, requests, problems regarding Iris Wiki? Send feedback