See Show Calender


You are here: Iris Wiki>TbPthruT Web>TallBearded>TbPontiff (02 Nov 2020, TLaurin)Edit Attach

■(TB) 'Pontiff'

1984, Carr

'Pontiff' (Franklin Carr, R. 1981). Seedling# 74-70-B. TB, 42" (107 cm), Late midseason bloom. Lightly laced white with yellow veining on hafts; yellow beard tipped white; slight fragrance. 'Prized Possession' X 'Silver Shower'. Carr 1984.

See below:


From AIS Bulletin #252, January 1984 Introducing PONTIFF-Sdlg. 74-70-B. TB, 42" (107 em), ML. Lightly laced white with yellow veining on hafts. Yellow beards tipped white. Prized Possession X Silver Shower. $25.00. Franklin Carr.

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 - 2011-03-05
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Pontiff1.jpgjpg Pontiff1.jpg manage 55 K 25 Sep 2012 - 03:08 Main.davepote Taken in the late Margaret Wilson Thomas garden, Fairfax, VA, 2009
pontiff9.JPGJPG pontiff9.JPG manage 340 K 02 Nov 2020 - 03:26 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the 1989 Schreiners catalogue by Terry Laurin
Topic revision: r9 - 02 Nov 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