■(SIB) 'Harpswell Snowburst'

1991, McEwen

'Harpswell Snowburst' ( Currier McEwen, R. 1990). Seedling T(6)83/37(3). SIB (tet.), 36" (90 cm), Early midseason bloom. Standards blue violet (RHS 94C) veined darker (95B); Falls same, edged silver, large stippled white signal. T(5)75/83(1): (T(4)72/10(1), inv. 'White Swirl', 'Snowy Egret', 'Pirouette', 'Morning Magic', 'Fairy Dawn', McGarvey pink seedling x ( 'Sally Kerlin' x 'Cambridge')) X 'Windwood Spring'. Pope's Perennials, Seaways 1991

See below:
harpswell02.jpgharpswell03.jpgharpswell04.jpgHarpswell Snowburst.jpgHarpswell Snowburst16.jpgharpswellsnowburst.jpgHARPSWELLSNOWBURST01.jpgHARPSWELLSNOWBURST02.jpgHARPSWELLSNOWBURST03.jpgHARPSWELLSNOWBURST04.jpgharpswellsnowburst21.JPGHarpswellSnowburst4.JPGharpswellsnowburst5.jpegharpswellsnowburst5.jpgharpswellsnowdrift5.jpg


From AIS Bulletin #280 January 1991 Introducing HARPSWELL SNOWBURST: T6 83/37/(3), Tetraploid, 36", E-M. The outstanding feature of these nicely shaped flowers are the dramatically stippled white signals which appear to burst out on the medium blueviolet (RHS-94C) silver-edged falls. 1 branch and 3 buds. $35. Seaways Gardens/Pope's Perennials.

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 - 2010-01-09
Topic attachments
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
HARPSWELLSNOWBURST01.jpgjpg HARPSWELLSNOWBURST01.jpg manage 141 K 04 Mar 2017 - 03:40 Main.TLaurin Photo by Schwertilienoase Klaus Burkhardt-Germany
HARPSWELLSNOWBURST02.jpgjpg HARPSWELLSNOWBURST02.jpg manage 158 K 04 Mar 2017 - 03:42 Main.TLaurin Photo by Schwertilienoase Klaus Burkhardt-Germany
HARPSWELLSNOWBURST03.jpgjpg HARPSWELLSNOWBURST03.jpg manage 140 K 22 Aug 2018 - 15:44 Main.TLaurin Photo by Schwertlilienoase Klaus Burkhardt-Germany
HARPSWELLSNOWBURST04.jpgjpg HARPSWELLSNOWBURST04.jpg manage 128 K 22 Aug 2018 - 15:46 Main.TLaurin Photo by Schwertlilienoase Klaus Burkhardt-Germany
HarpswellSnowburst4.JPGJPG HarpswellSnowburst4.JPG manage 22 K 28 Jul 2013 - 15:55 Main.TLaurin Photo by Fieldstone Gardens
Harpswell_Snowburst.jpgjpg Harpswell_Snowburst.jpg manage 52 K 15 May 2010 - 22:19 Main.wilsonjh photo by Jim Wilson, Kentucky
Harpswell_Snowburst16.jpgjpg Harpswell_Snowburst16.jpg manage 56 K 25 Aug 2016 - 15:53 Main.Betsy881 Detail of photo by Betsy Higgins
harpswell02.jpgjpg harpswell02.jpg manage 65 K 28 Jun 2015 - 16:30 Main.TLaurin Photo by Barry Blyth-Australia
harpswell03.jpgjpg harpswell03.jpg manage 48 K 28 Jun 2015 - 16:33 Main.TLaurin Photo by Barry Blyth-Australia
harpswell04.jpgjpg harpswell04.jpg manage 44 K 28 Jun 2015 - 16:35 Main.TLaurin Photo by Barry Blyth-Australia
harpswellsnowburst.jpgjpg harpswellsnowburst.jpg manage 45 K 15 Jun 2018 - 03:20 Main.TLaurin Photo by Eartheart Gardens
harpswellsnowburst21.JPGJPG harpswellsnowburst21.JPG manage 45 K 22 Jan 2012 - 06:18 Main.htb ©2005 Laurie Frazer
harpswellsnowburst5.jpegjpeg harpswellsnowburst5.jpeg manage 18 K 21 Sep 2013 - 18:59 Main.TLaurin Photo by Portes Des Iris-Switzerland
harpswellsnowburst5.jpgjpg harpswellsnowburst5.jpg manage 74 K 09 Jan 2010 - 05:06 Main.htb ©2005 Laurie Frazer
harpswellsnowdrift5.jpgjpg harpswellsnowdrift5.jpg manage 601 K 15 Aug 2017 - 15:47 Main.TLaurin Photo by Les Jardin du Chateau Vullierens-Switzerland
Topic revision: r20 - 15 Nov 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