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Here are some of our favorite bearded iris, old and new. A number of the antiques were in Macey's grandfather's catalog in 1940 and for the most part we have used his descriptions.


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The far right column contains Awards received (if any), registered height and bloom season and price.

I. albicans (Lange 1860)
Collected species from Arabia. White with yellow flush at the hafts. Fragrant.
18" M
$7.00
I. germanica
As painted by Van Gogh, the authentic purple flag and the portrayed state flower of Tennessee.
24" VE
$7.00
ACHY BREAKY HEART (Sutton 2006)
Standards cream infused pale pink, styles creamy pink; Falls white overlaid and veined shades of bluebird blue; Beards orange. Rebloomer.
HM08
36" ML
$8.00
AGUA FRESCA (Schreiner 2010)
Heavily ruffled, true blue.

39" M
$8.00
ALICE HARDING (Cayeux 1933)
Yellow self with purple-based foliage.
DM33(F)
$7.00
ALPENVIEW (Keppel 2003)
Standards columbine blue, lighter 1/2" rim; falls white; beards white. Slight sweet fragrance.
AM07
41" EM
$7.00
AMETHYST FLAME (Schreiner 1958)
Amethyst-orchid self.
DM63
36" M
$7.00
ART DECO (Schreiner 1997)
Dark blue-violet and white in a plicata pattern. Falls are rimmed with a 1/2 inch blue-violet border.
AM03
33" VE
$7.00
AUTUMN JESTER (Chapman 2000)
Purple bitone, good rebloomer.

13" E
$6.00
AUTUMN TWILIGHT (Brown 1958)
Standards brownish yellow, falls light yellow. Rebloomer.

33" M
$7.00
BABBLING BROOK (Keppel 1969)
Light blue self.
DM72
38" M
$7.00
BABOON BOTTOM (Kasperek 1994)
Pink with streaks and swirls of purple in the splash pattern.
KM02
27" M
$7.00
BACKLIT BEAUTY (Tasco 2010)
Rosy violet standards, darker violet falls.
HM13
25" ML
$7.00
BALTIC BLUE (Niswonger 1998)
A vigorous light blue with olive green hafts and a bright dark blue beard.
14" M
$6.00
BANDED BEAUTY (Sass 1946)
Standards yellow, falls mustard yellow bands, white central line and edges.
M
$7.00
BARBARA MY LOVE (Maryott 1999)
Pale salmon standards are lightly ruffled with golden styles. Falls are white with 3/8" band of pale orange. Slight sweet fragrance.
AM05
36" M
$8.00
BEFORE THE STORM (Innerst 1989)
Black, black beard tipped bronze; slight fragrance.
DM96
36" M
$7.00
BELLE MEADE (Wills 1950)
White and blue plicata.
HM52
35" EM
$7.00
BEVERLY SILLS (Hager 1979)
Coral pink. One of the most popular irises of all time.
DM85
35" EM
$8.00
BLACK MAGIC WOMAN (Tasco 2008)
Dark red violet standards, satiny jet black falls; persimmon burnt orange beards; purple based foliage.
JCW14
34" EM
$10.00
BLUE RHYTHM (Whiting 1945)
A soft, medium cornflower blue.
DM50
38" M
$7.00
BLUE SAPPHIRE (Schreiner 1953)
Blue self.
DM58
40" E
$7.00
BLUSHING KISS (Schreiner 2002)
Hermosa pink with bright geranium pink beards.

37" M
$7.00
BOMBAY SAPPHIRE (Black 2007)
Tightly formed flowers are sky blue tinted turquoise. Falls have large turquoise spots that lighten toward edges. Beards are sky blue.
AM14
13" EM
$6.00
BOYSENBERRY BUTTERCUP (Lauer 1997)
Standards light creamy yellow, falls rich boysenberry. Sweet fragrance.
AM01
37" EM
$7.00
BRIDE'S HALO (Mohr 1973)
A classically formed white set off by a gold halo and narrow edging around the standards and falls. Ruffled, crimped and laced.
DM78
36" EML
$7.00
BROWN LASSO (Buckles-Niswonger 1975)
Standards deep butterscotch, falls light violet with sharp edging of medium brown; yellow beard.
DM81
22" EM
$8.00
BUCKWHEAT (Byers 1989)
Cream yellow standards, falls medium yellow with variable greenish ecru influence and dark brown lines at hafts to just below yellow beard. Slight sweet fragrance. Rebloomer.

36" E-ML
$7.00
CAMERA READY (Tasco 2009)
Bronze yellow standards, indian yellow falls with brown sanding; lightly ruffled with very light purple based foliage.
HM11
40" M
$8.00
CANTINA (Byers 1990)
Wine-purple bitone with falls edged wine. Rebloomer.

35" M
$7.00
CAPRICE (Vilmorin 1898)
Purple flower that smells like grape popsicle.

$7.00
CAT'S EYE (Black 2002)
Mauve rose standards with fine cherry veins; dark cherry red falls veined black and banded in rose; violet beards tipped brown.
CDM08
15" M
$6.00
CELEBRATION SONG (Schreiner 1993)
Soft pink standards, blue-lavender falls.
DM03
37" EML
$7.00
CELTIC WOMAN (Aitken 2009)
Ruffled pink standards, round and ruffled white falls with a magenta plicata band.
AM13
38" E
$8.00
CHAMPAGNE ENCORE (Aitken 1997)
Snowy white standards with peach falls. Rebloomer.
HM01
24" M
$7.00
CHEAP (Black 2008)
Medium apricot-peach standards; falls opalescent pearl-violet; dark orange beards.
HM12
32" EM
$8.00
CHERIE (Hall 1948)
Flamingo-pink self.
DM51
34" E
$7.00
CHIVALRY (Wills 1944)
Ruffled medium blue.
DM47
36" M
$7.00
CIRCUS STRIPES (Plough 1976)
Standards white, edged campanula violet, heavier at tips; falls white, overall veining of campanula violet-purple, yellow to white beard.
30" M
$7.00
CLAIM JUMPER (Sutton 2008)
Bright yellow standards; red falls with golden yellow blaze; yellow beards.

34" M-L
$8.00
CLARENCE (Zurbrigg 1991)
Blue-violet with white flash on falls. Sweet fragrance. Rebloomer.
JCW00
35" M
$7.00
COAL SEAMS (Scbreiner 2013)
Large, velvety near black.

41" M
$12.00
CONFEDERATE CAVALIER (McKnew 1999)
Laced and heavily ruffled grey with gold haft markings; faint gold trim on edges; beards gold tipped grey.

36" M
$7.00
CONFEDERATE ROYALTY (Moores 1997)
Standards greyed lavender; falls white ground, violet purple fancy plicata markings; beards mustard; lightly ruffled, slight sweet fragrance.
HM01
36" ML
$7.00
CONFETTI (Schreiner 1948)
White standards, falls pink on white plicata.
M
$7.00
CONJURATION (Byers 1989)
Bright white standards lightly infused pale violet-blue. Smooth wide blue-violet edging on white falls. Tangerine tipped white beards with white horns.
DM98
40" ML
$7.00
CORAL CHALICE (Niswonger 1983)
White standards, salmon pink falls fading to white toward edge; tangerine beards. Rebloomer

34" M
$7.00
CORALIE (Ayers 1932)
Standards rose-pink flushed lavender; Falls glowing shade of wine red. The pure golden beard enhances the beauty and adds to the dazzling effect.
DM33
34" M
$7.00
CORSAGE (Watkins 1955)
Pure satiny white, haphazardly splashed with brilliant yellow; no two petals alike.
30" M
$7.00
CRACKLING CALDERA (Aitken 2003)
Falls ruffled yellow with a bright orange rim; red beards. Standards orange.
JCW10
33" ML
$10.00
CRANAPPLE (Aitken 1995)
Wonderful cranapple red, rich velvet pile.
KM01
24" EM
$7.00
CREAM COCKATOO (Keith 1956)
Light yellow self, beards full yellow. Sweet fragrance, foliage from full green to variegated to white.

34" M
$8.00
CRICKET SONG (Silvers 2012)
Standards medium blue-purple; falls medium purple. Beards white, tipped orange with tiny amount of brown. Pronounced musky fragrance, rebloomer (reported rebloom in MD, TN, KY and CA). This diploid is a seedling of I. cengialtii from pollen of CLOWN PANTS (which is I. variegata X I. suaveolens var. mellita).

24" M
$7.00
CRIMSON KING (Barr 1893)
Red-purple standards, purple falls with white hafts and beards. Rebloomer with nice fragrance.
22" E
$7.00
CROWNED HEADS (Keppel 1997)
Wisteria violet standards, style arms light blue; falls light blue, beards blue. Slight sweet fragrance.
DM04
28" M
$7.00

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