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■(SPU) 'Missouri Iron Ore'

1997, Niswonger

'Missouri Iron Ore' ( O. David Niswonger, R. 1996). Seedling #SP 5-94. SPU, height 42" (107 cm). Midseason bloom. Standards dark purple, infused red; style arms purple, infused red brown; falls red brown, infused purple. 'Mary's Beau Brummel' X 'Sultan's Sash'. Cape Iris 1997. Honorable Mention 2001; Award of Merit 2003; Nies Medal 2005.

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From AIS Bulletin #305 April 1997 Introducing MISSOURI IRON ORE (Niswonger'97) Sp 5-94: Mary's Beau Brummel X Sultan's Sash. Spuria, 4211 (107 cm), M. This name may not do this plant justice. It is a rich red-brown with purple infusion. The overall effect is a dark colored Spuria. It's a good grower and distinctive. Fertile. $30.00. Cape Iris.

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MissouriIronOre01.JPGJPG MissouriIronOre01.JPG manage 118 K 03 Apr 2018 - 13:59 Main.TLaurin Photo by Cascadia Iris Gardens
MissouriIronOre010.JPGJPG MissouriIronOre010.JPG manage 150 K 30 Dec 2023 - 15:10 Main.TLaurin Photo by Cascadia Iris Gardens
MissouriIronOre141108.jpgjpg MissouriIronOre141108.jpg manage 17 K 17 Oct 2010 - 21:58 ColleenModra Colleen Modra Photo
MissouriIronOre171105.jpgjpg MissouriIronOre171105.jpg manage 25 K 17 Oct 2010 - 21:58 ColleenModra Colleen Modra Photo
MissouriIronOre6.jpgjpg MissouriIronOre6.jpg manage 64 K 20 Jul 2013 - 02:04 Main.TLaurin Photo by Abbey Gardens
missouiironore6.JPGJPG missouiironore6.JPG manage 203 K 26 Feb 2022 - 13:35 Main.TLaurin Photo by Comanche Acres Iris Gardens
missouri_iron_ore---aitken.jpgjpg missouri_iron_ore---aitken.jpg manage 60 K 14 Oct 2009 - 12:42 UnknownUser 'Missouri Iron Ore' photo by Terry Aitken
missouri_iron_ore---pries_smaller.jpgjpg missouri_iron_ore---pries_smaller.jpg manage 64 K 14 Oct 2009 - 13:22 UnknownUser 'Missouri Iron Ore' photo by Bob Pries
missouriironore01.jpegjpeg missouriironore01.jpeg manage 256 K 16 Nov 2015 - 22:05 Main.TLaurin Photo by Svetlana Yakovchuk-Ukraine
missouriironore02.jpgjpg missouriironore02.jpg manage 172 K 24 Feb 2017 - 13:30 Main.TLaurin Photo by Comanche Acres Iris Gardens
missouriironore1.JPGJPG missouriironore1.JPG manage 774 K 20 Feb 2017 - 16:01 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the Glenn Corlew slide collection
missouriironore2.JPGJPG missouriironore2.JPG manage 769 K 15 Dec 2017 - 20:25 Main.TLaurin Photo by Cascadia Iris Gardens
missouriironore7.JPGJPG missouriironore7.JPG manage 60 K 21 Aug 2013 - 21:47 Main.TLaurin Photo by Aitken's Salmon Creek Garden
missourironore5.JPGJPG missourironore5.JPG manage 25 K 27 Feb 2013 - 23:19 Main.TLaurin Photo by Comanche Acres Iris Gardens
Topic revision: r25 - 30 Dec 2023, TLaurin
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