You are here: Iris Wiki>Sib Web>SiberianIrises>SibFourfoldLavender (14 Sep 2018, Betsy881)Edit Attach

■(SIB) 'Fourfold Lavender'

1982, McEwen

'Fourfold Lavender' ( Currier McEwen, R. 1982). Seedling T5/75/138(4). SIB (tet.), 28" (71 cm), Midseason bloom. Ruffled lavender (RHS 87C), 1/8" nearly white edge; white styles; yellow signal veined lavender (87B). T4 72/128: (( 'Orville Fay' sibling x 'Blue Brilliant' seedling) x ( 'Snowy Egret' seedling x 'Dreaming Yellow')) X unknown. Seaways Gardens 1982.

See below:


From AIS Bulletin #245 July 1982 Introducing FOURFOLD LAVENDER McEwen T,75/138(4)) Tetraploid, 28 If EM-LM. Our first tetraploid lavender introduction. Falls and standards are lavender with 1/8" edging of nearly white and white styles. Fertile. $25.00. Seaways Gardens.

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 Siberian iris? Please visit the: The Society for Siberian Irises 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.


-- LaurieFrazer - 2010-01-27
Topic attachments
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
FourfoldLavender01.jpgjpg FourfoldLavender01.jpg manage 20 K 28 Jul 2013 - 15:29 Main.TLaurin Photo by Fieldstone Gardens
FourfoldLavender0116.jpgjpg FourfoldLavender0116.jpg manage 10 K 22 Aug 2016 - 19:13 Main.Betsy881 Detail of photo by Betsy Higgins
Topic revision: r11 - 14 Sep 2018, Betsy881
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