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■(TB) 'Free Bird'

2011, Schroetter

'Free Bird' (Jim Schroetter, R. 2009). Seedling# R99A19. TB, 36" (91 cm), Late midseason bloom. Standards red purple (near RHS 64A); style arms yellow, red purple midrib; falls maroon overlaid black near edge, brown (166A) haft marks over light yellow becoming grape over white starburst around beard, velvety; beards yellow orange (23A) in throat, base white hairs tipped maroon at end, prominent 1 inch fuzzy maroon horn; purple base foliage; pronounced musky fragrance. 'Thornbird' X 'Bewilderbeast'. Got Irises 2011.

See below:
Free Bird sm.jpgIris Free Bird 18.jpg


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-- Main.RPries - 2010-05-20
  • Introduced: Got Irises, 2011 (comment by hybridizer.) -- JimSchroetter - 2016-05-13
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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Free_Bird_sm.jpgjpg Free_Bird_sm.jpg manage 72 K 28 Jun 2010 - 02:14 Main.Irisarian Free Bird
Iris Free Bird 18.jpgjpg Iris Free Bird 18.jpg manage 1 MB 21 May 2018 - 00:34 Main.Irisarian Nice clump in spring, 2018.
Topic revision: r11 - 21 May 2018, Irisarian
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