See New TB Image Gallery


You are here: Iris Wiki>TbAthruE Web>TallBearded>TbContribution (21 Apr 2020, TLaurin)Edit Attach

■(TB) 'Contribution'

1991, Hager

'Contribution' (Ben Hager, R. 1991). Seedling# T5018FchPrLc. TB, 38" (97 cm), Midseason bloom. Ruffled and laced fuchsia purple; beards purple, tipped brown. Seedling# T4093FchPrBld: ('Mother Earth' sibling x (((Merrill seedling# K90-RCR, involving 'Coffee Royal', x 'Tucson') x ('Tambourine' x 'Gala Madrid')) x 'Cranberry Ice')) X seedling# T4242FchPr: ((((Babson seedling# M131-4: ('Golden Stairs' x ( 'Queen's Lace' x (seedling# E61-1 x 'Figurine'))) x 'Rippling Waters') x 'Warm Laughter') x 'Paris Opera') x ('Silver Flow' x 'Ruffled Ballet')). Melrose 1991.

See below:
Contribution1.jpgcontribution5.JPGContribution 1991 TB.jpgContributionSI.JPG


From AIS Bulletin #281 April 1991 Introducing CONTRIBUTION (Hager '91) TB. Flourescent fuchsia purple (or magenta) throughout. Well branched and many buds. Our gift to you on orders of $35.00 plus. Melrose 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 Tall Bearded Iris? Please visit the: Tall Bearded 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.


-- BetsyHiggins - 2010-11-09
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Contribution1.jpgjpg Contribution1.jpg manage 30 K 22 Mar 2013 - 15:45 Main.TLaurin The Iris Farm
ContributionSI.JPGJPG ContributionSI.JPG manage 297 K 08 Apr 2019 - 15:12 Main.TLaurin Photo by Sandy Ives.
Contribution_1991_TB.jpgjpg Contribution_1991_TB.jpg manage 69 K 30 Nov 2011 - 02:02 UnknownUser Photo by Pierre Anfosso - France
contribution5.JPGJPG contribution5.JPG manage 65 K 21 Apr 2020 - 19:17 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the 1995 Stockton Iris Gardens catalogue by Terry Laurin
Topic revision: r13 - 21 Apr 2020, TLaurin
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