You are here: Iris Wiki>Spu Web>SpuBlueZephyr (13 Jul 2017, Betsy881)Edit Attach

(SPU) 'Blue Zephyr'

1943, Washington

'Blue Zephyr' ( Thomas Washington, R. 1943). Light blue self, white area in falls. Chromosome #2n = 44 (Lenz - Day), a prior count 2n = 40. Parentage unknown. Fairmount (listed).

See below: * * References

Error: no images found


From Fairmount Gardens catalog, 1965: BLUE ZEPHYR (Washington 1946) M. Erect ruffled standards of clear blue color lightly veined with white. Falls are flaring with a base color of blue lightly veined with white. Style branches are blue over pollen that is usually fertile. Several buds. Late June. The whole effect of the flower is blue. 35 in. $3.50

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 Spurias? Please visit the: Spurias Iris Society 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: r6 - 13 Jul 2017, 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