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NZ IMPORT DATABASE R – S

'Rachel Of Aram' OGB- (E. S. Fankhauser, R. 1989). Sdlg. ABM 18-81-A. AB, 18” (45 cm), Early bloom. Standards fawn, blended and splashed red brown; Falls rich red, narrowly edged yellow buff; brown beard. 'Cherry Garden' X 'Ben Hassan'. Tempo Two, 1989/1990.

'Radiant' (Carl Salbach, R. 1936). TB. Midseason bloom. Color Class S9M. 'Klamath' X seedling. Salbach 1936.

'Radiant Apogee' (James Gibson, R. 1964). Sdlg. 50-OPN. TB, 38" (97 cm), M. Color Class- W2Y, S orange-yellow; F white ground, light orange-yellow markings. 'Henna Stitches' X 'Wild Ginger'. Cooley 1966.

Stitches' X 'Wild Ginger'. Cooley 1966. photo courtesy of Robyn Powell photo courtesy of Bluebird

photo courtesy of Robyn Powell

Ginger'. Cooley 1966. photo courtesy of Robyn Powell photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo

photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

Cooley 1966. photo courtesy of Robyn Powell photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy

photo courtesy of Mike Unser

'Radiant Energy' (Maryott's Gardens, R. 1986). Sdlg. G128BST. TB, 37" (94 cm). Midseason bloom. Heavily ruffled deep yellow; deep yellow beard. E97A: (Gatty D66-1:

(''Shining Light' x 'Honey Rae') x C149A: ('Gypsy Belle' x 'Victorian Days')) X 'Hindenburg'. Maryott's Gardens

1986.

'Radiation' (David Hall, R. 1946). TB, Midseason bloom, Color Class R4L. Raspberry colored sdlg. x 'Premier Peach'. HC 1947; HM 1948; AM 1950.

'Rafa' (Donald Spoon, registered 1997). Seedling 90-54A. TB, height 32" (81 cm), mid season bloom. Ruffled lavender blue, deeper area in center of all petals, short white rays around beards; beards white, hairs tipped yellow. 'Honky Tonk Blues' X 'Queen Dorothy'. Winterberry 1997.

Tonk Blues' X 'Queen Dorothy'. Winterberry 1997. photo courtesy of Raukawa Irises photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of Raukawa Irises

Winterberry 1997. photo courtesy of Raukawa Irises photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of irisparadise.com

Winterberry 1997. photo courtesy of Raukawa Irises photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of bluejiris.com

photo courtesy of bluejiris.com

'Ragtime' (Melba Hamblen, R. 1982). Sdlg. H74-64. TB, 36" (91 cm). Early to late bloom. Standards yellow (RHS 1 lA), deepening toward hafts and continuing partway down Falls; Falls violet blue (91A), bordered tan, ruffled; yellow orange beard. 'Star Spangled' X 'Betty Simon'. Mission Bell 1983.

'Rainbow Gold' ( Gordon Plough, R. 1959) Sdlg. 55-5-25. TB, 34" (86 cm), Early, midseason, late bloom. Intense buttercup-yellow self; tangerine-orange beard. 'Butterscotch Kiss' X (Innes: ( 'Ruth' x 'Rainbow Room') x 'Mary Randall'). Eden Road 1960. Honorable Mention 1960, Award of Merit 1962

'Rainbow Hues' (Richard Ernst, R. 1993). Sdlg. AFD-88. TB, 34" (86 cm), Midseason late bloom. Standards violet pink infused amber, warm brown inner rim; Falls pale lavender, darkening toward warm brown rim; beards white, thin; ruffled. 'Afternoon Delight' X self. Cooley 1992.

ruffled. 'Afternoon Delight' X self. Cooley 1992. photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris

X self. Cooley 1992. photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris photo courtesy of bluejiris.com photo courtesy

photo courtesy of bluejiris.com

self. Cooley 1992. photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris photo courtesy of bluejiris.com photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of Raukawa Irises

'Rainbow Room' (Jacob Sass, 1945). TB, Late bloom season. Color Code S7D. Sass-H.P. #56-36 (yellow blend) x 'Matula'.

'Rainier Valley' RB (Fred Crandall, R. 1954). Sdlg. 48-52A. AB, EC, 30” (76 cm), Early bloom. Medium blue self. I. hoogiana X 'Shining Waters'. Tell's Iris Garden, 1955

'Raku Blaze' (J. Terry Aitken, registered 1996). Seedling 88T9D. TB, height 34" (86 cm), mid to late season bloom. Standards amber yellow; falls light lavender, deep lavender blaze, copper brown hafts and rim; beards gold. 'Warrior King' X 'Walking Tall'. Aitken's Salmon Creek 1996.

X 'Walking Tall'. Aitken's Salmon Creek 1996. photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of photo

photo courtesy of irisparadise.com

Aitken's Salmon Creek 1996. photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Elladan McLeester

photo courtesy of

Aitken's Salmon Creek 1996. photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Elladan McLeester

photo courtesy of Elladan McLeester

'Raku Rogue' (J. Terry Aitken, R. 2000). Sdlg. 88T9A. TB, 36" (91 cm), ML. S. butterscotch; F. iridescent red violet blending to chocolate brown rim and hafts; beards amber yellow. 'Warrior King' X 'Walking Tall'. Aitken 2000.

'Ramblin' Rose' (Schreiner, R. 1993). Sdlg. Z 494-B. TB, 37" (94 cm), Medium to Late Bloomer. Lightly crinkle-laced raspberry rose (RHS 70B); beards tangerine. T 1771-1: (L 512-3:

((('Fairy Rose' x 'Cashmere') x B 887- 1) x 'Meghan') x 'Lovely Jan') X 'Mulled Wine'. Schreiner 1993.

'Rameses'. (Hans Peter Sass, R. 1928). Midseason to late bloom. Color Class S9L. "Standards deep olive buff to avellaneous; Falls deeply flushed argyle purple, the conspicious haft strontian yellow; beard also conspicious, orange; 40 inches. Widely branched,; Standards arching, a bit floppy; falls drooping; styles, broad, over-arching. 'King Tut' X 'Baldwin'. H. P. Sass 1929. Honorable Mention AIS 1931-from Mike Lowe's original HIPS website; also known as Ramses. American Dykes Medal 1932.

website; also known as Ramses. American Dykes Medal 1932. photo courtesy of Nola’s Iris Garden photo

photo courtesy of Nola’s Iris Garden

Dykes Medal 1932. photo courtesy of Nola’s Iris Garden photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris photo

photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris

photo courtesy of Nola’s Iris Garden photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris photo courtesy of Bluebird

photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

'Rampage' ( Chet Tompkins, R. 1959) Sdlg. 56-3A. TB, 36" (91 cm), M-L. Dark ruby-red self. ('Great Day' x ('Ebony Echo' x 'Defiance')) X 'Moulin Rouge'. Fleur de Lis 1959.

'Rancho Grande' ( Joseph Ghio, R. 1987) Sdlg. 83-7-D3. TB, 35" (89 cm), EM. S. mocha brown; F. honey mocha; honey beard. (('Financier' x 'Temple Gold') x 'Speculator') X 'Speculator'. Bay View Gardens 1988.

'Rancho Rose' (James Gibson, R. 1974). Sdlg. 41-1A. TB, 38" (97 cm). Midseason. Standards magenta rose, serrated; Falls daphne red markings on salmon rose ground; white beard, nasturtium red tip. 6-9E X 'Osage Buff'. Gibson 1975.

red tip. 6-9E X 'Osage Buff'. Gibson 1975. photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell

photo courtesy of

6-9E X 'Osage Buff'. Gibson 1975. photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell photo courtesy

photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell

6-9E X 'Osage Buff'. Gibson 1975. photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell photo courtesy

photo courtesy of Robyn Powell

'Ranger' (Rudolph E. Kleinsorge, R. 1943). Tb, 36", Midseason bloom Color Class R7D. R Sdlg#240 x 'Garden Magic'. Honorable Mention 1944; Award of Merit 1946.

'Ransom Note' (Joseph Ghio, R. 2000). Seedling 94-118H3. TB, 38" (97 cm), Late to very late bloom season. Standards mahogany; falls deep mahogany, shoulders with

blackish red thumbprints, blaze neon violet; beards yellow; laced. Sibling

to 'Different Flavors'. Bay View

2001. Honorable Mention 2003.

'Rapture in Blue' ( Schreiner, R. 1990). Sdlg. W 440-A. TB, 36" (91 cm), M. Heavily ruffled light blue (RHS 100D); beards white. N 57-A:

(( 'Sailor's Dance' x G 30-A: (( 'Pacific Panorama' x 'Parisian Blue') x

'Sapphire Hills')) x ('Sapphire Hills' x

D 136-G: ('Parisian Blue' x (( 'Blue

Linen' sib x (J 274-A x 'Violet Harmony')) x ( 'Swan Ballet' x 'Snowy Heron'))))) X 'Tide's In'.

Schreiner 1990. HM 1992, AM 1994.

X 'Tide's In'. Schreiner 1990. HM 1992, AM 1994. photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

1992, AM 1994. photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy of Schreiner’s Iris Gardens

photo courtesy of Schreiner’s Iris Gardens

photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy of Schreiner’s Iris Gardens photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of Colleen Modra

'Rare Find' (Joseph Ghio, registered 2002) Seedling U97-19S. TB, height 37" (94 cm), mid to late season bloom. Standards cream, salmon midrib and veining extending to edge; falls coral orange, faint purple speckles, hairline coral edge; beards red. Parentage unknown. Bay View 2003. Honorable Mention 2005.

'Rare Treat' (Schreiner, R. 1987). Sdlg. S 796-W. TB, 34" (86 cm). Early to midseason bloom. Ruffled white ground plicata, 1/4" cornflower blue (HCC 742) stitching around edge of Standards and Falls; blue (742) beard. 'Blue Staccato' X N 1180-3: ('Quiet Times' x 'Socialite'). Schreiner 1987.

'Raspberry Fudge' (Keith Keppel, R. 1988). Sdlg. 82-7T. TB, 36" (91 cm), Early to Medium Bloomer. S. old mauve (M&P 46-I-5), almost solid suffusion on near pinard yellow (9-H-2) ground; F. near pinard yellow (9-H-2) ground, small white area near beard, perilla purple (47-J-3) 3/4" margin and hafts; white based beard, perilla purple midsection, burnt orange tip. 'Gigolo' X 'Columbia The Gem'. Keppel 1989.

'Gigolo' X 'Columbia The Gem'. Keppel 1989. photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell photo courtesy of Matilija

photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell

The Gem'. Keppel 1989. photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell photo courtesy of Matilija Nursery photo courtesy

photo courtesy of Matilija Nursery

Gem'. Keppel 1989. photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell photo courtesy of Matilija Nursery photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of Robyn Powell

'Raspberry Ribbon' (Rbt. Schreiner, R. 1951) TB, 34" (86 cm), EM. White and rose-purple plicata. Hans Sass sdlg. x unknown. Schreiner 1951. Honorable Mention 1951; Award of Merit 1955.

'Raspberry Ripples' (O. David Niswonger, R. 1967). Sdlg. 4-66. TB, 36" (91 cm), Midseason bloom. Color Class-RVlD, Deep rose-purple self.

('Pink Fulfillment' x 'Orchid Jewel') X 'Rippling Waters'. Cape Iris, Top O' The Ridge 1969. President's Cup

1971.

'Raven's Roost' ( Gordon Plough, R. 1980) Sdlg. 74-9-1. TB, 45" (114 cm), Midseason late bloom. Fluted and lightly ruffled purple black; dark blue beard tipped mustard. 'Black Market' X 'Patent Leather'. Eden Road 1981.

Market' X 'Patent Leather'. Eden Road 1981. photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy

photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

Eden Road 1981. photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy of Don McQueen photo

photo courtesy of Don McQueen

Eden Road 1981. photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy of Don McQueen photo

photo courtesy of Mike Unser

'Ravishing' (Lynda Miller, R. 1993). Sdlg. 4489. TB, 29" (74 cm), Midseason late bloom. Standards orange, midrib with pink cast; Falls orange, pink cast around tangerine beard; laced; slight musky fragrance. 'Can't Elope' X 'Copper Classic'. Miller's Manor 1995.

'Real Delight' (Waters, R. 1958). Sdlg. FW-156. TB, 36" (91 cm), M. Color Class-YO4P, S. pink shaded deep apricot; F. deep cream, edged same as S.; red beard. 'Frances Kent' X 'Top Flight'. Schreiner 1960.

'Real Gold' OB- (Lloyd Austin, R. 1952). Sdlg. # N/A. AB, EC, 20” (51 cm), Midseason bloom. Golden buff with deeper veins; golden bronze beard. 'Golden Majesty' X 'Capitola'. Rainbow Hybridizing Gardens, 1952. Honorable Mention 1960; White Award 1964.

Gardens, 1952. Honorable Mention 1960; White Award 1964. photo courtesy of J Ross photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of J Ross

Mention 1960; White Award 1964. photo courtesy of J Ross photo courtesy of C & T

photo courtesy of C & T Iris Patch

courtesy of J Ross photo courtesy of C & T Iris Patch from the Aril Society

from the Aril Society archives from HIPS via AIS Encyclopedia

'Rebecca Perret' (Jean Cayeux, R. 1993). Sdlg. 84109K. TB, 39" (100 cm), Early to Medium Bloomer. S. pure white; F. white, edged light blue lavender; beards tangerine. ('Condottiere' x 'Delphi') X ('Alizés' x ('Condottiere' x 'Lunar Rainbow')). Cayeux 1992.

'Recurring Dream' ( Ben Hager, R. 1992). Sdlg. RE5174HgV. TB, 32" (81 cm), M & RE. Medium purple self; beards blue white. 'Winds Of Change' X RE5058RV: ('Mother Earth' x 'Feed Back'). Melrose 1993.

'Red Amber' (Dr. P. A. Loomis, 1942) TB. Midseason bloom. Color Class R4M.

P. A. Loomis, 1942) TB. Midseason bloom. Color Class R4M. photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell photo

photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell

bloom. Color Class R4M. photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell photo courtesy of Iris City Gardens, Nashville

photo courtesy of Iris City Gardens, Nashville

bloom. Color Class R4M. photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell photo courtesy of Iris City Gardens, Nashville

photo courtesy of

'Red Flare' (Carl S. Milliken, 1932) TB. Midseason bloom. Color Class

R9D.

'Red Gleam' (Elbridge Lapham, R. 1937) TB. Midseason bloom. Color Class-R6M. Medium fragrance. ('Bruno' x 'Sherbert') x ('Redwing' x 'King Tut'). Cooley 1939. HM 1940, AM 1941.

'Red Hawk' (Schreiner, R. 1995) Sdlg. BB 891-1. TB, 36" (91 cm), L. Heavily ruffled deep red (RHS 60A), base of S. midrib yellow; beards red, yellow in throat; pronounced sweet fragrance. 'Play With Fire' X 'Garnet Velvet'. Schreiner 1995. HM 1997.

X 'Garnet Velvet'. Schreiner 1995. HM 1997. photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Mike Unser photo

photo courtesy of

Velvet'. Schreiner 1995. HM 1997. photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Mike Unser photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of Mike Unser

Velvet'. Schreiner 1995. HM 1997. photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Mike Unser photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of irisparadise.com

'Red Hot Lover' (Schreiner, R. 2003) Sdlg. AA 755-A. TB, 38" (97 cm), M. Ruby red (RHS 60A) self; beards old gold. 'Warrior King' X 'Chief Quinaby'. Schreiner 2003.

'Red Reward' (S. Stevens, R. 1980) Sdlg. 76-12-18. TB, 35" (89 cm), M Ruffled mahogany red; mahogany beard. 'Red Raven' X 'Post Time'. Roderick Iris 1983. HM 1986.

'Red Torch' (Hans Peter Sass, 1945) TB. Late season bloom. Color Class S9M. 'Rouge Bouquet' x 'Prairie Sunset'.

S9M. 'Rouge Bouquet' x 'Prairie Sunset'. photo courtesy of The Iris Boutique photo courtesy of photo

photo courtesy of The Iris Boutique

Sunset'. photo courtesy of The Iris Boutique photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris

photo courtesy of

Sunset'. photo courtesy of The Iris Boutique photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris

photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

'Red Valor' (Col. Jesse Nicholls, 1939). TB, Late bloom season. Color Code R7D. 'Joycette' x 'Red Robe'.

'Refreshing' (J. Hoage, R. 1972) Sdlg. H 66-21 A. TB, 34" (86 cm), M Chartreuse (Munsell 5GY 8/8) self; bronze-green beard. 'Green Quest' X 'Blue Miller'. Brown's Sunnyhill Gardens 1972.

'Regalaire' (Schreiner, R. 1969) Sdlg. Y 243-F. TB, 34" (86 cm), EM. Rich deep shade of blue-violet self; blue beard. Pod parent tracing to 'Melissa', 'Harbor Blue' and 'Blue Sapphire' X pollen parent to 'Seafarer', 'Pierre Menard', 'Blue Ensign' and 'Down Beat'. Schreiner 1969. High Commendation 1968; Honorable Mention 1971.

1969. High Commendation 1968; Honorable Mention 1971. photo courtesy of photo courtesy of photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of

Commendation 1968; Honorable Mention 1971. photo courtesy of photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Schreiner’s Iris

photo courtesy of

Commendation 1968; Honorable Mention 1971. photo courtesy of photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Schreiner’s Iris

photo courtesy of Schreiner’s Iris garden

'Regent's Row' (Don Denney, R. 1978). Sdlg. D74-22-3. TB, 38" (97 cm), Early bloom. Gentian blue (RHS 94D) self; blue-white beard tipped yellow in throat. 'Pop O Sha' X McWhirter J71-27: ('Sterling Silver' x 'Babbling Brook'). Cottage Gardens

1979.

'Regina Maria' (Hinkle, R. 1951) TB, 36" (91 cm), M. Wisteria-blue self. 'Azure Skies' X 'Pierre Menard'. Craig 1955. Honorable Mention 1955; Award of Merit 1957

'Rehobeth' (Fred DeForest, R. 1953). TB, 36" (91 cm), M. Color Class- B1P, Pale-blue self. 'Snow Flurry' X 'Lake Shannon'. Irisnoll 1953.

Flurry' X 'Lake Shannon'. Irisnoll 1953. photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy

photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

Irisnoll 1953. photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Bluebird

photo courtesy of

Irisnoll 1953. photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Bluebird

photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

'Reiterate' (John Nelson, R. 1988). TB, 36" (91 cm), E-L & RE. S.

pinkish raspberry; F. same, blending

to apricot at hafts; tangerine red

beard. Sdlgs. inv. 'Burnished Rose', 'Flame and Sand', 'Buffy', 'Tinsel Town', 'Wenatchee Valley', 'Coral Comments' and 'Pink Taffeta'. Pacific Coast Hybridizers 1988.

'Rejoice' (Dubes, R. 1957). TB, 36" (91 cm), EM. Color Class-W1, White self. Sdlg. 49-26-i x Arctic Splendor. Soo Preme 1958.

'Rejoice And Sing' (Donald Spoon, R. 2000) Sdlg. 92-165A. TB, 36" (91 cm), ML Ruffled, lightly laced white with pink cast; beards baby ribbon

pink; slight sweet fragrance. 'Caption'

X 'Supreme Lady'. Winterberry 2000.

X 'Supreme Lady'. Winterberry 2000. photo courtesy of Matilija Nursery photo courtesy of photo

photo courtesy of Matilija Nursery

Lady'. Winterberry 2000. photo courtesy of Matilija Nursery photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Robyn Powell

photo courtesy of

Lady'. Winterberry 2000. photo courtesy of Matilija Nursery photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Robyn Powell

photo courtesy of Robyn Powell

'Relentless' (Paul Cook, R. 1948) TB. Midseason bloom. Color Class R1M. Parentage not given.

'Renoir' (Bryce Williamson, R. 1988). TB, 34" (86 cm). Midseason bloom. Lightly ruffled pastel blending of pink apricot, cream and orange, pinkish white area below coral red beard. ('Words Of Love' x 'Georgia Girl') X 'Sunrise Sunset'. Pacific Coast Hybridizers 1988.

'Reta Fry' (C. Terrell, R. 1964) Sdlg. T60-79-6. TB, , M. Large yellow self. From involved line of Sass sdlgs. Melrose 1966. High Commendation 1965; Honorable Mention 1967; Judges Choice 1968; Award of Merit

1970.

Mention 1967; Judges Choice 1968; Award of Merit 1970. photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of irisparadise.com

Award of Merit 1970. photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of Exline Iris Garden photo courtesy

photo courtesy of Exline Iris Garden

of Merit 1970. photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of Exline Iris Garden photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of irisparadise.com

'Return Address' (Joseph Ghio, registered 1999) Seedling 93-98J3. TB, height 38" (97 cm), late season bloom and rebloom. Standards orange; falls white, banded orange; beards orange tangerine. 90-21Y, pod parent of 'Blonde Bombshell', X 91- 121D2: (88-105X, pod parent of 'Heaven', x 88-100U, 'Reality' sibling). Bay View 2000. Honorable Mention 2002.

'Revolution' (Pierre Anfosso, R. 1988). Sdlg. P82 14. TB, 36" (90 cm), Early bloom. Standards bluish white; Falls blue; tangerine beard. (( 'Flamingo Blues' x 'Caro Nome') x 'Actress') X (( 'Wedding Vow' x 'Flamingo Blues') x ('Flamingo Blues' x 'Caro Nome')). Iris en Provence

1989.

'Rhein Nixe' (Goos & Koenemann, 1910) TB 30" Midseason late bloom. Color Class W9. Standards pale lavender white; Falls blue-purple with distinct white edges; light yellow beard. Pleasant fragrance. A.M.

white edges; light yellow beard. Pleasant fragrance. A.M. photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris photo courtesy

photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris

fragrance. A.M. photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris photo courtesy of Robyn Powell photo Wikimedia Commons,

photo courtesy of Robyn Powell

of Country Delight Iris photo courtesy of Robyn Powell photo Wikimedia Commons, by Kor!An (Андрей

photo Wikimedia Commons, by Kor!An (Андрей Корзун)

'Rhonda Fleming' (Ron Mullin, R. 1992). Sdlg. 84-7X. TB, 34-35" (86- 89 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards white center blending to lilac; style arms darker lilac; Falls white, narrow solid lilac band; beards white; ruffled, lightly laced; slight spicy fragrance. 'Go Around' X 'Laced Cotton'. MAD Iris 1993. Honorable Mention 1995; Award of Merit 1997; President's Cup 1999; Wister Medal 1999.

'Rhythm King' (Harold Stahly, R. 1992) Sdlg. 86-8. TB, 35" (89 cm), Midseason bloom.Heavily ruffled deep blue violet (RHS 86A); beards deep blue; slight sweet fragrance. 'Deep Pacific' X 81-9: (('Ivy League' x 'River Patrol') x 'Navy Strut'). Stahly 1992.

'Ribands' (Graeme Grosvenor, R. 1993). Sdlg. R27-1. TB, 38" (97 cm), Early midseason bloom. Standards pink; Falls pink, lighter center, apricot hafts; beards red; ruffled. 'Snow Cream' X 'First Movement'. Rainbow Ridge 1993/94. Australian Dykes Medal 1998.

Rainbow Ridge 1993/94. Australian Dykes Medal 1998. photo courtesy of Raukawa Irises photo courtesy of Jeanette

photo courtesy of Raukawa Irises

Dykes Medal 1998. photo courtesy of Raukawa Irises photo courtesy of Jeanette Graham photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of Jeanette Graham

Dykes Medal 1998. photo courtesy of Raukawa Irises photo courtesy of Jeanette Graham photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of Raukawa Irises

'Ribbon Round' (Chet Tompkins, R. 1962) Sdlg. 60-2. TB, 40" (102 cm), E-ML. White ground edged sky blue. 'Crown Point' X 'Caroline Jane'. Fleur de Lis 1963. High Commendation 1961; Honorable Mention 1964; Judges Choice 1964, 1965; Award of Merit 1966.

'Ride The Wind' (Schreiner, R. 1991) Sdlg. W 450-2. TB, 38" (97 cm). Midseason bloom. Standards white (RHS 155D); Falls blue (95A), slightly ruffled white edge; beards lemon, tipped white. 'Pledge Allegiance' X N 39-B: (H 201-T:

((inv. 'Harbor Blue', 'Blue Sapphire', 'Celestial Snow', 'First Violet', 'King's Choice', 'Allegiance') x ('Rococo' x 'Prince Indigo')) x H 173-B:

('Margarita' sdlg. x (('Salem' x 'Cahokia' sdlg.) x (('Broadway Star' x 'Whole Cloth') x 'Blue Mountains')))). Schreiner 1991. Honorable Mentiion 1993, Award of Merit 1996 .

'Right Royal' (Jesse Wills, R. 1950). Sdlg. 70-47. TB, 36" (91 cm), M/VL. Color Class-RM1, Rose-red self. 'Prairie Sunset' X 'Lancaster'. Fairmont 1954.

Sunset' X 'Lancaster'. Fairmont 1954. photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy

photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

Fairmont 1954. photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy of Robyn Powell photo courtesy

photo courtesy of Robyn Powell

Fairmont 1954. photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy of Robyn Powell photo courtesy

photo courtesy of

'Rimfire' (Chet Tompkins, R. 1960) Sdlg. 55-157. TB, 38" (97 cm), M-L. S rose-red; F snow white, even rose- red border. 'Starkist' X 'Cinnamon Toast'. Fleur de Lis 1960. High Commendation 1957; Honorable Mention 1960.

'Ring Around Rosie' (Richard Ernst, R. 2000). Seedling QKF125-14A-10. TB, height 35" (89 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards white, yellow gilt rim; style arms white, yellow accents; falls white ground, purple sanded pattern, 1/4"-3/8" yellow rim; beards yellow and orange. KF125-14A: (( 'Edna's Wish' x 'Wild Jasmine') x sibling) X KF125-32E: (('Edna's Wish' x 'Wild Jasmine') x sibling). Cooley 2000. Honorable Mention 2002; Award of Merit 2004; Wister Medal 2007.

'Ringo' (George Shoop, R. 1979). Sdlg. 74-9. TB, 36" (91 cm). Midseason bloom. Standards white; Falls grape with 1/4" white rim; tangerine beard; lightly ruffled. From sdlgs. inv. 'Behold', 'Fanfare Orchid' and 'Royal Host'. Shoop 1979.

Orchid' and 'Royal Host'. Shoop 1979. photo courtesy of N Allen of Foxton photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of N Allen of Foxton

Host'. Shoop 1979. photo courtesy of N Allen of Foxton photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell photo

photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell

Shoop 1979. photo courtesy of N Allen of Foxton photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell photo courtesy

photo courtesy of irispaaradise.com

'Rio' (Keith Keppel, registered 2000). Seedling 96-50B. TB, height 38" (97 cm), Mid thru late bloom season. Standards maize (M&P 10-G-5), midrib faintly flushed peach (10-A- 5); style arms slightly deeper (10-IJ- 6); falls soft pinkish purple (53-J-1) wash on maize, lighter 1/8" edge and around beard; beards solid burnt orange (3-G-12). 'Braggadocio' X 93- 72W, 'Sharpshooter' sibling. Keppel 2001. Honorable Mention 2003; Award of Merit 2005.

'Rio Grande' (Rosalie Davis, 1936) TB. Early midseason bloom. Color Class B7M. 'Lewis Trowbridge' x 'Halfdan'.

'Rip City' (Schreiner, R. 1999). Sdlg. EE 280-1. TB, 39" (99 cm), Medium Late Bloomer. Bright red (RHS 59A); beards yellow. 'War Chief' X 'Mulberry Punch'. Schreiner 1999. Honorable Mention 2003.

Punch'. Schreiner 1999. Honorable Mention 2003. photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell photo courtesy of photo

photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell

1999. Honorable Mention 2003. photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Schreiner’s

photo courtesy of

Honorable Mention 2003. photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Schreiner’s Iris

photo courtesy of Schreiner’s Iris Gardens

'Rippling River' (Schreiner, registered 1995). Seedling BB 155-1. TB, height 36" (91 cm), Mid bloom season. Heavily ruffled medium navy blue self; beards blue. W 138-4: (R 33-B: ((('Shipshape' x 'Sailor's Dance') x 'St. Louis Blues' sibling) x 'Land O' Lakes') x R 40-1: (('Sailor's Dance' x (('Pacific Panorama' x 'Parisian Blue') x 'Sapphire Hills')) x ((G 1517-B x 'Neptune's Pool') x 'Royal Regency'))) X 'Jean Hoffmeister'. Schreiner 1995.

'Rippling Sea' (Rex Brown, R. 1968) Sdlg. 64-74-3. TB, 38" (97 cm). Early, midseason, late bloom. Lavender-blue self, ruffled, fluted; little lighter around light yellow beard tipped blue-white. 'Silver Wedding' X 'Rippling Waters'. Brown's Iris Gardens 1969.

'Rippling Waters' (Orville Fay, R. 1961) Seedling 58-7. TB, height 37" (94 cm), Midseason bloom. Blue- orchid and pink blended self; tangerine beard. (Sdlg. 51-29, sib to 'Native Dancer' x 51-50) X (51-43 x 'May Hall'). Fay 1961. High Commendation 1960; Honorable Mention 1962; Judge's Choice 1962, 1963; Award of Merit 1964; American Dykes Medal 1966.

1962, 1963; Award of Merit 1964; American Dykes Medal 1966. photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris

photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris

Dykes Medal 1966. photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Bluebird

photo courtesy of

Dykes Medal 1966. photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Bluebird

photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

'Rising Moon' (Schreiner, R. 1983) Sdlg. L 955-A. TB, 36" (91 cm), ML. Ruffled uniform barium yellow (HCC 503/2); mimosa yellow beard. G 744- 1: (B 960-AA x D 372-A) X 'Leisure Day'. Schreiner's 1983.

'Rising Tide' (Harold Stahly, R. 1980) Sdlg. 72-60-1. TB, 34" (86 cm), Midseason bloomStandards white; Falls medium blue; yellow beard tipped white; ruffled. Babbling Brook X Ivy League. Stahly 1980.

'Risque' (Joseph Gatty, R. 1974) Sdlg. A20-2. TB, 34" (86 cm). Midseason bloom. Ruffled and lightly laced white self; Chinese orange (M&P 9D12) beard. 'Ruffled Valentine' X ('Gala Gown' x ((('Pink Sensation' x 'June Meredith') x Jones 308-1: ('Frances Kent' x 'Mary Randall')) x Jones 432: (((('Spindrift'

x 'Jeb Stuart') x 'Courtier') x 'Spanish Whim') x 'Frost And Flame'))). Keppel 1975. Honorable Mention

1976.

And Flame'))). Keppel 1975. Honorable Mention 1976. photo courtesy of bluejiris.com photo courtesy of photo

photo courtesy of bluejiris.com

1975. Honorable Mention 1976. photo courtesy of bluejiris.com photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Exline Iris

photo courtesy of

1975. Honorable Mention 1976. photo courtesy of bluejiris.com photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Exline Iris

photo courtesy of Exline Iris Garden

'River Hawk' ( Gordon Plough, R. 1978). Sdlg. 73-63-7. TB, 34" (86 cm). Early to late bloom. Standards flax blue (642/3); Falls between royal purple (834) and victoria violet (738), slightly lighter blended edge; wistaria blue beard. 'Rain Shadow' X 'Tropical Night'. Eden Road 1979.

'Riverboat Blues' (Schreiner, R. 1991) Sdlg. W 472-C. TB, 38" (97 cm). Midseason late bloom. Ruffled medium blue (RHS 96D); beards white. 'Memphis Blues' X P 81-A:

((G 11-1, 'St. Louis Blues' sib, x (G 1517-B x 'Neptune's Pool')) x L 93-5:

(('Navy Strut' x E 1313-A) x ('Fuji's Mantle' x 'Matinata'))). Schreiner 1991. Honorable Mention 1993, Award of Merit 1995 .

'Robusto' (Paul Black, R. 1983). Sdlg. B81-141. TB, 36" (91 cm), LM. S. apricot with peach pink infusion up midrib; F. apricot pink; tangerine beard. 'Old Flame' X 'Instant Charm'. Mid-America Gardens 1984.

X 'Instant Charm'. Mid-America Gardens 1984. photo courtesy of C & T Iris Patch photo courtesy

photo courtesy of C & T Iris Patch

Gardens 1984. photo courtesy of C & T Iris Patch photo courtesy of The Iris Boutique

photo courtesy of The Iris Boutique

Gardens 1984. photo courtesy of C & T Iris Patch photo courtesy of The Iris Boutique

photo courtesy of J Ross

'Rock Star' ( Monty Byers, R. 1990). Sdlg. F16-1. TB, 30" (86 cm). Early midseason bloom. Standards apricot orange, almost completely overlaid with red violet mottling; Falls apricot orange, medium red violet stitched edge, deeper stitching over hafts; beards red orange, light orange horn speckled red violet; heavily ruffled; slight sweet fragrance. 'Lovebird' X 'Gigolo'. Moonshine 1991. Honorable Mention 1994.

'Rocket' (Mrs. C. Whiting 1945). Sdlg. 4215. TB. Midseason bloom. Color Class Y9D. ('Sandalwood' x 'Naranja') X 'Golden Spike'.

'Rococo' (Rbt. Schreiner, R. 1959). Sdlg. O-508-1. TB, 39" (99 cm). Early bloom. Color Class W2B.

Standards white stitched blue; Falls white bordered blue; inconspicuous beard. ('Caroline Jane' x 'Flying Saucer') x 'Belle Meade'. Schreiner

1960.

Saucer') x 'Belle Meade'. Schreiner 1960. photo courtesy of Pleasants Valley Iris Farm photo courtesy

photo courtesy of Pleasants Valley Iris Farm

Schreiner 1960. photo courtesy of Pleasants Valley Iris Farm photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

courtesy of Pleasants Valley Iris Farm photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of Exline Iris Garden

'Rococo Valley' (A. Johnson, R. 1972). TB, 40" (102 cm), E. S. white, stippled light blue; F. same; white beard tipped yellow. 'Utah Valley' X 'Rococo'. Rainbow Ridge 1982/83.

'Rodney' (Arthur J. Bliss, 1919) TB. Midseason bloom. Color Class B1M. A blue-violet self, strong grower, free flowering. 'Mme. Chereau' x 'Dalmatica'.

'Role Model' ( Don Denney by James McWhirter, R. 1988). Sdlg. D79-533. TB, 36" (91 cm), Early to midseason bloom. Standards melon rosy tan with peach influence; Falls same but darker with lighter area below tangerine beard; ruffled; slight fragrance. D78-11: ( 'Spectacular Bid' x 'Brandy') X 'All That Jazz'. Cottage Gardens 1988.

X 'All That Jazz'. Cottage Gardens 1988. photo courtesy of Halcyon Steppe Iris & Daylilly Farm

photo courtesy of Halcyon Steppe Iris & Daylilly Farm

Gardens 1988. photo courtesy of Halcyon Steppe Iris & Daylilly Farm photo courtesy of photo courtesy

photo courtesy of

Gardens 1988. photo courtesy of Halcyon Steppe Iris & Daylilly Farm photo courtesy of photo courtesy

photo courtesy of Colleen Modra

'Roman Palace' (Barry Blyth, R. 1985). Sdlg. R12-2. TB, 40" (102 cm), VE-M. S. ruffled butter-scotch gold; F. white ground, edged mid- brown, deeper brown dottings at hafts; vibrant gold beard. 'Michigan Pride' X 'Broadway'. Tempo Two

1985/86

'Roman Song' (Barry Blyth, R. 1993). Sdlg. Z72-1. TB, 36" (91 cm), EM. S. pastel pink; F. white ground, rosy lavender plicata stitching and rose centerline; beards pastel apricot; ruffled. 'Just Delicious' sib X 'Shiralee'. Tempo Two 1993/94.

'Romancer' (Barry Blyth, R. 2000). Seedling F176-1. TB, 36" (91 cm), Mid bloom season. Standards orchid lavender flushed orchid pink; falls creamy pink, 1/4" faint buff pink edge; beards white, tipped tangerine; pronounced sweet fragrance. 'Man About Town' X 'Come To Paris'. Tempo Two 2000/01.

Town' X 'Come To Paris'. Tempo Two 2000/01. photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell

photo courtesy of

To Paris'. Tempo Two 2000/01. photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell

To Paris'. Tempo Two 2000/01. photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of Colleen Modra

'Romantic Evening' (Joseph Ghio, R. 1994). Sdlg. 90-56W. TB, 36" (91 cm). Midseason late bloom. Standards lilac blue; Falls smooth blackish red purple; beards deep brick. 88-14: ((83-73-J2: ( 'Success Story' x ( 'Fancy Tales' x 'Alpine Castle')) x (( 'Persian Smoke' x 'Entourage') x (( 'Strawberry Sensation' x ( 'Artiste' x 'Tupelo Honey')) x 'Borderline' sib))) x 'Costa Rica') X 88-215: ( 'Witch's Wand' x 86-3, 'Costa Rica' sib). Roris 1996. Honorable Mention 1998; Award of Merit 2000.

'Romantic Mood' (Joseph Ghio, R. 1987). Sdlg. 82-135-C4. TB, 38" (97 cm), Medium Late Bloomer. S. pink; F. white, edged pink; tangerine beard. 'Just Married' X 'Caption'. Bay View Gardens 1988.

'Ron' (Melba Hamblen, R. 1979). Sdlg. H74-79F. TB, 36" (91 cm). Midseason bloom. Standards violet- blue (near RHS 96A); Falls slightly lighter with lighter center area; beard subtle blending of yellow and blue. 'Silent Majesty' X 'Neptune's Pool'. Mission Bell 1981.

X 'Neptune's Pool'. Mission Bell 1981. photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell photo courtesy of Lyn

photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell

Pool'. Mission Bell 1981. photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell photo courtesy

photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell

Bell 1981. photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell photo courtesy of Bluebird

photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

'Rondo' (Schreiner, R. 1972). Sdlg.

B 1324-D. TB, 36" (91 cm), Early to

Early Medium Bloomer. White ground plicata, stitched red-violet (RHS 77A); S. have definite white heart-shaped center area, edged red- violet; outer third of beard tinted purple; ruffled. 'Stepping Out' X 'Jolie'. Schreiner's 1973.

'Rosa Nova' (Schreiner, R. 1972) Sdlg. A 472-1. TB, 34" (86 cm), ML. Uniform ginger brown with red copper cast, slight intensification of old copper shadings toward haft; ruffled. S 781-C: ('Olympic Torch' x 'Dark Chocolate') X 'Applejack'. Schreiner 1973.

'Rosalie Figge' (Jane McKnew, R.

1991). Sdlg. 1-2. TB, 39" (99 cm), M

& RE. S. violet (RHS 86B); style

arms violet (85C) streaked darker (86A) on midline; F. dark violet (86A), white spray pattern around beard; beards white, tipped violet (86C), yellow in throat; pronounced sweet fragrance. 'Titan's Glory' X

‘VioletMiracle’. Rialto 1993. Award

of Merit 1999.

X ‘VioletMiracle’. Rialto 1993. Award of Merit 1999. photo courtesy of Colleen Modra photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of Colleen Modra

1993. Award of Merit 1999. photo courtesy of Colleen Modra photo courtesy of Amazing Iris Garden,

photo courtesy of Amazing Iris Garden, Katikati

1999. photo courtesy of Colleen Modra photo courtesy of Amazing Iris Garden, Katikati photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of Matilija Nursery

'Rose Garland' (Jesse Wills, R. 1952). Sdlg. 94-48. TB, 37" (94 cm), M. Color Class-R3, Rose bitone; medium rose and deeper rose, little brown at haft. 'Hoosier Sunrise' X ('Prairie Sunset' x 'Lancaster'). Fairmount 1954.

'Rosette Wine' (Schreiner, R. 1988). Sdlg. T 869-3. TB, 36" (91 cm). Early to late bloom. Standards petunia purple (HCC 32/1); Falls same with large white area below white beard. 'Lorilee' X L 559-A, 'Raspberry Frills' sib. Schreiner 1989.

'Rosy Picture' (Bernard Hamner, R. 1978). Sdlg. 73-97. TB, 34-36" (86- 91 cm), Midseason bloom. Ruffled raspberry-pink (RHS 63A) self; tangerine beard. From long line of Hamner seedlings. Hamner 1978.

beard. From long line of Hamner seedlings. Hamner 1978. photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

Hamner 1978. photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of The Iris Boutique

'Rosy Veil' (Hans Peter Sass, R. 1953). Sdlg. 48-162. TB, 36" (91 cm). Midseason bloom. Color Class W2, White ground, Standards lightly marked cobalt violet (Wilson) on lower part; Falls white lightly edged cobalt violet (Wilson 634), yellow beard. (Pink plicata sdlg. 44-6:

('Minnie Colquitt' x sdlg. 10-38, yellow plic.) x (pink plicata 43-7:

('Minnie Colquitt' x 'Jake'). Fleur de Lis 1953.

'Round Table' (Joseph Ghio, R. 1986) Sdlg. 82-113GG. TB, 38" (97 cm). Early midseason bloom. Standards mid-brown; Falls bright gold with brown stitching; yellow beard. 'Gigolo' X 80-58J: (((73-31-I:

(('Ponderosa' x 'Honey Rae') x ((('Commentary' x 'Claudia Rene') x 'Claudia Rene') x ('New Moon' x 'Ponderosa'))) x 'Osage Buff') x ('Vanity' x 'Anon')) x (('Flareup' x'Osage Buff') x ('Vanity' x 'Anon'))). Bay View Gardens 1987. Honorable Mention 1989.

'Royal Crusader' (Schreiner, R. 1985). Sdlg. R 142-A. TB, 35" (89 cm), E-M. S. clear light blue; F. rich deep blue; near white beard tinted light blue. I 295-1: (('Blue Chiffon' sib x 'Music Maker') x 'Study In Black') X 'Pledge Allegiance'. Schreiner 1985.

Black') X 'Pledge Allegiance'. Schreiner 1985. photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy

photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

Schreiner 1985. photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy of Robyn Powell photo courtesy

photo courtesy of Robyn Powell

Schreiner 1985. photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy of Robyn Powell photo courtesy

photo courtesy of J Ross

'Royal Dapper' (Jack Boushay, R. 1978). Sdlg. 71-CY-35. TB, 47" (120 cm), ML-L. Ruffled spectrum violet (Wilson 735) self; beard slightly more blue. 'Nobleman' X 'Matinata'. J. & J. Iris 1978.

'Royal Elegance' (Joseph Gatty, R. 1987) Sdlg. N57-1. TB, 36" (91 cm). Midseason bloom. Periwinkle blue (M&P 43-B-8) shaded lighter chicory blue (42-B-7); pale blue beard faintly tipped yellow, primrose yellow (10-J- 4) in throat; pronounced sweet fragrance. 'Winterscape' X 'Swirling Seas'. Keppel 1988. Honorable Mention 1991.

'Royal Fanfare' (Branch, R. 1961). Sdlg. 5740. TB, 36" (91 cm), M-L. Color Class-V1, Spectrum violet self, tangerine-red beard. Mary Randall X ((Harriet Thoreau x Hall sdlg.) x ((Harriet Thoreau x Hall sdlg.) x Hall 4913)). Soo-Preme Gard 1962.

Thoreau x Hall sdlg.) x Hall 4913)). Soo-Preme Gard 1962. photo courtesy of The Iris Boutique

photo courtesy of The Iris Boutique

Soo-Preme Gard 1962. photo courtesy of The Iris Boutique photo courtesy of Richmond Irises photo courtesy

photo courtesy of Richmond Irises

Gard 1962. photo courtesy of The Iris Boutique photo courtesy of Richmond Irises photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of NZIS Slide Library

'Royal Gold' (Melba Hamblen, R. 1964) Sdlg. H60-63. TB, 36" (91 cm). Early to late bloom. Intense buttercup-yellow self, green midribs; orange beard. ('Bright Forecast' x 'Glittering Amber') X ('Golden Valley' x Crosby 56-23: ('Gold Torch' x ('Tobacco Road' x 'Golden Spike'))). Mission Bell 1966. High Commendation 1963; Honorable Mention 1967; Judges Choice 1967, 1968; Award of Merit 1969.

'Royal Heritage' (Walter Luihn, R. 1967). Seedling 65-15. TB, height 36" (91 cm), Early Mid bloom season. Color Class-V1F, Rich violet self; self beard. ('Mary McClellan' x 'Allegiance') X self. Mission Bell 1968. High Commendation 1968; Honorable Mention 1969; Judge's Choice 1969; Award of Merit 1972.

'Royal Oak' (Charles C. Hall, R. 1962). Sdlg. M15-15. TB, 30" (76

cm), Midseason bloom. Color Class- O4V, Standards cigar brown; Falls bluish mauve, edged brown. 'Quechee' X 'Carnton'. Orpington

1964.

'Quechee' X 'Carnton'. Orpington 1964. photo courtesy of Mike Unser photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of Mike Unser

X 'Carnton'. Orpington 1964. photo courtesy of Mike Unser photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of irisparadise.com

X 'Carnton'. Orpington 1964. photo courtesy of Mike Unser photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of

'Royal Performance' (Elvan Roderick, R. 1996). Sdlg. 9301. TB, 36" (91 cm), ML. S. purple; F. fuchsia; beards tipped white. 'Silverado' X 'Glory Ballet'. Roderick Hillview Garden 1997.

'Royal Ruby' (Goodman, R. 1957). Sdlg. 207813. TB, 36" (91 cm), M. Color Class-R1, Medium to dark red self. 'Red Hussar' X 'Savage'. Goodman 1958.

'Royal Scot' (David Hall, R. 1944) TB. Midseason bloom. Color Class Y8D. 'Orloff' x 'Elsa Sass'.

Color Class Y8D. 'Orloff' x 'Elsa Sass'. photo courtesy of Shelly Ayres photo courtesy of Bluebird

photo courtesy of Shelly Ayres

x 'Elsa Sass'. photo courtesy of Shelly Ayres photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo

photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

Sass'. photo courtesy of Shelly Ayres photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of Mike Unser

'Royal Storm' (Richard Tasco, registered 2000). Seedling 95-TB-09- 12. TB, height 35" (89 cm), mid season bloomer. Standard pallid violet; style arms pale violet, midrib darker; falls dark royal purple, lower half slightly darker, white spray pattern around beard; beards tangerine, white at end; lightly ruffled; sweet fragrance. 'Tempting Fate' X 'Voodoo Blues'. Superstition

2001.

'Royal Tapestry' (Schreiner, R. 1963) Sdlg. R1053-l. TB, 38" (97 cm), M-L. Fuchsia violet, blended brown, deeper at edges; chrome

beard. ('Inca Chief' x 'Lady Albright') X ('Savage' x 'Oriental Glory'). Schreiner 1964. Honorable Mention

1965.

'Royal Touch' (Schreiner, R. 1966) Sdlg. W 1551-A. TB, 35" (89 cm). Late bloom. Dark marine blue-violet uniform color; navy blue beard. S 635-A ((J 219-A ('Blue Ensign' x ('The Admiral' x 'Great Lakes')) X Randolph 53-244-2 (('Pierre Menard' x ('Distance' x 'Sylvia Murray')). Schreiner 1967. Honorable Mention 1968; Judges Choice 1968, 1969; Award of Merit 1970.

Mention 1968; Judges Choice 1968, 1969; Award of Merit 1970. photo courtesy of Raukawa Irises photo

photo courtesy of Raukawa Irises

1969; Award of Merit 1970. photo courtesy of Raukawa Irises photo courtesy of bluejiris.com photo courtesy

photo courtesy of bluejiris.com

Award of Merit 1970. photo courtesy of Raukawa Irises photo courtesy of bluejiris.com photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of irisparadise.com

'Royal Trumpeter' (C. Reynolds, R. 1969) Sdlg. 75-64. TB, 29" (74 cm). Late bloom. Red self; brown-red beard. 61-44A ((59-27 ('Savage' x 'Ib- Mac') x 'Red Slippers')) X L.P. 65-03 ('Barbizon' x 'Fire Ruby'). Mission Bell 1971. High Commendation 1961, Honorable Mention 1972, Award of Merit 1977.

'Royal Viking' (E. Roderick, R. 1982). Sdlg. 7919. TB, 34" (86 cm), ML. Heavily ruffled deep indigo blue purple; blue beard. 'Ruffled Ballet' X 'Navy Strut'. Roderick Iris 1983.

'Ruban Bleu' ( Jean Cayeux by Richard Cayeux, R. 1997). Sdlg. 8461 F. TB, 33" (85 cm), ML. S. white; F. blue, large white heart; beards orange. 8245A: (7706A, 'Alizés' sib, x 'Love Bandit') X 8109

A: ( 'Condottiere' x 'Delphi'). Cayeux

1997.

A: ( 'Condottiere' x 'Delphi'). Cayeux 1997. photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of Don

photo courtesy of irisparadise.com

Cayeux 1997. photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of Don McQueen photo courtesy of Colleen Modra

photo courtesy of Don McQueen

Cayeux 1997. photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of Don McQueen photo courtesy of Colleen Modra

photo courtesy of Colleen Modra

'Rubistar' (Schreiner, R. 1989) Sdlg. T 1583-1. TB, 35" (89 cm), EM. Lightly ruffled ruby red (RHS 60A); golden yellow beard. 'Cairo Lyric' X 'Gallant Moment'. Schreiner 1989.

'Ruby Glow' ( Robert Schreiner, R. 1940). TB. Extra early bloom season. Color Class R7D. 'Grace Sturtevant' x 'I. graminea'). HM 1942; AM 1948. Schreiner 1941.

'Ruby Lips' ( Gordon Plough, R. 1959). Sdlg. 56-32-72. TB, 40" (102 cm), Midseason bloom. Color Class- W1, White self; red-tangerine beard. 'Pretty Gay' x 'Frost and Flame'. Eden Road 1960.

Gay' x 'Frost and Flame'. Eden Road 1960. photo courtesy of The Iris Boutique photo courtesy

photo courtesy of The Iris Boutique

Eden Road 1960. photo courtesy of The Iris Boutique photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of irisparadise.com

Eden Road 1960. photo courtesy of The Iris Boutique photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of irisparadise.com

'Ruby Mine' (Schreiner, R. 1961) Sdlg. 528-1. TB, 40" (102 cm), M-L. Rich red self, shot copper. (('Pacemaker' x 'Argus') x 'Inca Chief')) X 'Trim'. Schreiner 1962. High Commendation 1961; Honorable Mention 1963.

'Ruby Morn' (Schreiner, R. 2002) Sdlg. DD 619-1. TB, 39" (99 cm), EM. Ruby red (RHS 59A) self;

beards red to yellow in throat. 'Chief Quinaby' X Y 682-2, pollen parent of 'Diabolique'. Schreiner 2002. HM

2004.

'Ruffled Apache' (Wallace, R. 1954). Sdlg. 4889A. TB, 32" (81 cm), L. Color Class-R5, Laced and ruffled. Golden yellow standards; falls red blend; style arms horned. Midwest Gem x Matula. Wallace 1954.

style arms horned. Midwest Gem x Matula. Wallace 1954. photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of irisparadise.com

Midwest Gem x Matula. Wallace 1954. photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of Robyn Powell photo

photo courtesy of Robyn Powell

Midwest Gem x Matula. Wallace 1954. photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of Robyn Powell photo

photo courtesy of

'Ruffled Ballet'. (Elvan Roderick, R. 1973). TB, height 30" (76 cm), Mid to late bloom season. Standards blue- white; falls medium blue; heavily ruffled. 'Favorite Topic' X 'Tempo'. Roderick 1975. Honorable Mention 1976; Award of Merit 1979; American Dykes Medal 1983.

'Ruffled Heiress' (Reinhardt, R. 1956). Sdlg. 56-46. TB, 40" (102 cm), M. Color Class-W1, Oyster- white self, light yellow flush at haft, light orange beard. 'Oyster Pearl' x X273-18: ('Snow Flurry' x 48-38). Reinhardt 1959.

'Ruffled Organdy' (E. Brenan, R. 1951) TB, 40" (102 cm), M. Cream, overlaid chrome-yellow and bronze- yellow. Gilt Edge x (Snow Flurry x Nylon). Tell 1952. HM 1953; AM

1955.

Edge x (Snow Flurry x Nylon). Tell 1952. HM 1953; AM 1955. photo courtesy of irisparadise.com

photo courtesy of irisparadise.com

Tell 1952. HM 1953; AM 1955. photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of

Tell 1952. HM 1953; AM 1955. photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of irisparadise.com

'Ruffled Surprise' (Nate Rudolph, R. 1980) Sdlg. 77-20. TB, 29" (74 cm),

E. S. purple at base, blending to light

purple flushed yellow at top; F. antique white with wide chartreuse edge; lavender blue beard; heavily ruffled; light purple and yellow styles. 73-39: (((64-13 x 66-60) x Blocher 223) x 'Louise Watts') X 'Chartreuse Ruffles'. Klehm Nursery 1981. Honorable Mention 1985.

'Ruffles Supreme' (E. Roderick, R. 1982). Sdlg. 8003. TB, 32" (81 cm). Midseason late bloom. Heavily ruffled cream, brushed light yellow at hafts and extending halfway down edge of Falls; center of Falls lightly infused lavender, greenish veins radiating from yellow beard. 'Pleated Gown' X 'Kentucky Derby'. Roderick Iris 1983.

'Russet Mantle' (Robert Schreiner,

R. 1944) TB. Early midseason bloom.

Color Class R6D. Standards soft buff; falls rich garnet-brown. 'Wabash' x 'At Dawning'.

rich garnet-brown. 'Wabash' x 'At Dawning'. photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Robyn Powell photo

photo courtesy of

garnet-brown. 'Wabash' x 'At Dawning'. photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Robyn Powell photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of Robyn Powell

garnet-brown. 'Wabash' x 'At Dawning'. photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Robyn Powell photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of

'Russet Wings' (Jesse Wills, R. 1945) TB. 38". Midseason bloom. Color Class S4M. Blending of gold,

copper and apricot, a russet colored

self. 'Old Parchment' x 'Stardom'. HM

AIS, 1946; AM, 1952.

'Rustic Cedar' (Schreiner, R. 1981). Sdlg. K 1127-2. TB, 35" (89 cm),

ML. Lightly ruffled bright golden

copper tan, shading to lighter cordovan tan toward center of F.; golden copper tan beard. F 187-B:

(('Wild Ginger' x 'Taste Of Honey') x 'Dutch Chocolate') X 'Hi Top'.

Schreiner 1981.

'Rustic Dance' (James Gibson, R. 1979) Seedling 65-4C. TB, height 34" (86 cm), Mid bloom season. Yellow ground plicata, finely speckled red- purple (RHS 72B) on Standards, heavier speckling and striations of deeper red-purple (59A) on falls;

yellow-orange beard; ruffled and fluted. 22-2: ('Orange Plush' x 'Anon') X 25-2A: ('Orange Plush' x 14-9A). Gibson 1980. Honorable Mention

1982.

Plush' x 14-9A). Gibson 1980. Honorable Mention 1982. photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo

photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

Honorable Mention 1982. photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy of Robyn Powell photo

photo courtesy of Robyn Powell

Honorable Mention 1982. photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy of Robyn Powell photo

photo courtesy of

'Rustle Of Spring' (Graeme Grosvenor, registered 1998) Seedling V53-3. TB, height 34" (86 cm), early, mid, late season bloom. Rose tan; beards tangerine. 'Rustler' X 'Bogota'. Rainbow Ridge 1999/2000.

'Rustler' ( Keith Keppel, R. 1987). Sdlg. 81-95B. TB, 37" (94 cm), M. S. antique gold (M&P 12-L-8) flushed faded rose (5-KI-9); F. henna (6-J- 12), paling to antique gold at margin; florida gold (10-L-8) beard tipped chrome orange (10-K-2); slight sweet fragrance. 'Laredo' X 'Dazzling Gold'. Keppel 1988. Honorable Mention 1990; Award of Merit 1992.

'Ruth' (Robert Innes, R. 1949) TB, Midseason Bloom. Color Class Y6D. 'Ola Kala' x 'Gold Ruffles'.

Class Y6D. 'Ola Kala' x 'Gold Ruffles'. photo courtesy of C & T Iirs Patch photo

photo courtesy of C & T Iirs Patch

Ruffles'. photo courtesy of C & T Iirs Patch photo courtesy of Schreiner’s Iris Gardens photo

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'Ruth Black' (Paul Black, registered 1996). Seedling 8632AA. TB, height 32" (81 cm), late season bloom. Standards orchid violet center blending to buff pink, salmon buff edge; style arms salmon, orchid center; falls pearly violet center, blending to orchid violet, edges salmon buff; beards red orange; heavily laced and ruffled; slight spicy fragrance. 'Extravagant'' X Geniality'. Mid-America 1996.

'Ruth Couffer' (Tom Craig, R. 1956) TB, 36" (91 cm), ML. S. dahlia- carmine (M&P), F. M&P 55L2 to 4. 'Savage' X 'Cordovan'. Craig 1956.

to 4. 'Savage' X 'Cordovan'. Craig 1956. photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris photo courtesy of

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Craig 1956. photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris photo courtesy of 'Ruthie Girl' (James Ennenga, R.

photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris photo courtesy of 'Ruthie Girl' (James Ennenga, R. 1993). Sdlg.

'Ruthie Girl' (James Ennenga, R. 1993). Sdlg. E-85-16-1. TB, 30" (76 cm), E. S. white ground with wide edge, midrib and heavy stippling of amethyst violet (RHS 87A); style arms yellow, amethyst violet midrib and crest; F. white ground, blended darker amethyst violet on edge, with lighter center, heavy dark amethyst violet markings on hafts; beards white, violet at end, yellow in throat; pronounced sweet fragrance. Warburton 34-V-1: ('Singing Rain' x Keppel 64-45G: (('Full Circle' x 'Rococo') x 'Tea Apron')) X 'Pandora's Purple'. Ennenga Iris 1993 photo courtesy of

'Sable' (Paul Cook, R. 1936) TB. Midseason bloom. Color Class B1D. ((('Innocenza' x 'Blue Boy') x ('Cinnabar')) x (('Cinnabar')) x (('Innocenza' x 'Blue Boy') x ('Cinnabar') x 'Seminole' x 'Cinnabar')). HM 1937; CM Rome 1938; AM 1940. Longfield 1938.

'Sable Night'. (Paul Cook, R. 1950). TB height 36". Early to midseason Color code V1D. Black- purple self. ('Captain Wells' x

'Indiana Night') X (('Modoc' x 'Black Wings') x 'Sable'). Longfield 1952. Honorable Mention 1952; Award of Merit 1954; American Dykes Medal

1955.

'Saffron Charm' RB (D. E. Benbow, R. 1953). AB, EC, 28” (71 cm), Early bloom. Blend of saffron gray and lavender. I. stolonifera X TB seedling. Orpington, 1954

and lavender. I. stolonifera X TB seedling. Orpington, 1954 photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of

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'Saffron Robe' (Steve Moldovan, R. 1966). Sdlg. 65-37. TB, 38" (97 cm),

L. Color Class-Y5F, Old gold self; no marks; brown beard. 'Chinese Coral'

X 'Gypsy Jewels'. Moldovan 1968.

'Sail Master' (E. Burger, R. 1974). Sdlg. E-50. TB, 36" (91 cm), M-L. S. butterscotch; F. dark blue-violet, ruffled; violet beard tipped brown.

'Amigo's Guitar' X 'Milestone'. Gene

& Gerry's Iris 1974.

'Salamonie' (Paul Cook, R. 1946) TB 38". Midseason bloom. Color Class R6L. light pink blend richly colored; beard light cadmium. 'Majenica' x 'Pink Reflection'.

cadmium. 'Majenica' x 'Pink Reflection'. photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of

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x 'Pink Reflection'. photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of

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x 'Pink Reflection'. photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of

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'Salar' (Fred DeForest, R. 1939) TB 42”. Early thru Midseason bloom. Color Class S9M. Large flower on a well branched stalk. Blended tints of flesh, cream and salmon, with "rose" on the falls

'Salem' (Schreiner, R. 1957). Sdlg. K-590-B. TB, B1L. Light true-blue

self. 'Harbor Blue' X ('Blue Rhythm'

x 'Sylvia Murray')., Schreiner 1958. Honorable Mention 1958.

'Salmon Band' (Nate Rudolph, R.

1984). Sdlg. 82-02. TB, 34" (86 cm),

E S. salmon pink, flushed blue pink;

F. white, widely banded salmon, salmon stripe down midrib; salmon beard tipped pink; heavily ruffled and flounced; pronounced spicy fragrance. 80-19: (('Lilac Wax' x 'Lemon Crest') x ((('Fringed Taffeta' x 'Pink Angel') x 'Carved Pink') x 'Lemon Crest')) X 'Peach Band'. Klehm Nursery 1986.

Crest')) X 'Peach Band'. Klehm Nursery 1986. photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of

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Klehm Nursery 1986. photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of Robyn

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Klehm Nursery 1986. photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of Robyn Powell

photo courtesy of Robyn Powell

'Salmon Shell' (Tell Muhlestein, 1947) TB, Early bloom season; Color Class R4L. 'Midwest Gem' x Hall

#42-10.

'Salsa Rio' (Schreiner, R. 2000) Sdlg. FF 340-1. TB, 37" (94 cm), ML. Ruby red (RHS 59A), style arms with yellow in throat; beards yellow, hairs tipped wine. AA 503-1:

('Spellbreaker' x T 985-C: ('Visual Arts' x ('Buffy' x 'Fabulous Frills' sib))) X 'Wild Thing'. Schreiner 2000.

'Salutation' (Jack Boushay, R. 1975). Sdlg. 69-AM-5. TB, 32" (81 cm). Midseason bloom. Flax blue (Wilson 642/1) self; beard creamy white to white in throat; heavily ruffled. 'Pacific Panorama' X 'Babbling Brook'. J. & J. Iris 1975.

X 'Babbling Brook'. J. & J. Iris 1975. photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Robyn Powell

photo courtesy of

Brook'. J. & J. Iris 1975. photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Robyn Powell photo courtesy

photo courtesy of Robyn Powell

Brook'. J. & J. Iris 1975. photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Robyn Powell photo courtesy

photo courtesy of bluejiris.com

'Samurai Warrior' (Schreiner, registered 1981) Seedling I 755-2. TB, height 34" (86 cm), mid to mid late season bloom. Silky cherry red; self beard. 'Post Time' X G 889-A: (A 970-1 x B 676-1). Schreiner 1981. Honorable Mention 1983

'San Francisco' (William Mohr, R. 1927) TB 44" Midseason bloom. Color Class W8. Purple and white plicata. ( 'Conquistador' x 'Parisiana') X 'Esplendido'. American Dykes Medal 1927.

'Sandia' (E.B.Williamson, 1934) TB. Midseason bloom. Color Class-R7M.

(E.B.Williamson, 1934) TB. Midseason bloom. Color Class-R7M. photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy

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Class-R7M. photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo

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'Santa' (George Shoop by Keith Keppel, R. 1997). Sdlg. 89-26. TB, 34" (86 cm), Medium season Bloomer. S. blended cream (M&P 9- D-1) strongly flushed peach buff (9- B-5) in center; style arms deeper orange buff (9-E-6); F. warm white (9-AB-1), shoulders with large thumbprint overlay of pinkish salmon buff (10-F-9), petal reverse cream buff (9-E-2/3); beards poppy red (1-J- 12); ruffled; slight sweet fragrance. 'Tropical Magic' X sib. Keppel 1998.

'Santa Barbara' ( William Mohr- Sydney B. Mitchell, R. 1925) TB, Early bloom. Color Class B1L. Lavender-blue. I. mesopotamica x ('Kashmir White' x unknown).

'Santana' (Keith Keppel, R. 1976). Sdlg. 71-28F. TB, 36" (91 cm), M. S. mimosa (M&P 10-J-2) ground, heavily suffused brown (7-C-10); F. mimosa ground, white spot in center, solid edge of darker brown (8-J-7); dull yellow beard. 'Limerick' X 'Roundup'. Keppel 1978.

beard. 'Limerick' X 'Roundup'. Keppel 1978. photo courtesy of bluejiris.com photo courtesy of photo

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Keppel 1978. photo courtesy of bluejiris.com photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris

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'Santiago' (Joseph Ghio, R. 1989). Sdlg. 85-40K3. TB, 36" (91 cm), L- VL. Deep red orange; tangerine beard. 83-88N, 'Stratagem' sib, X 'Guadalajara'. Bay View 1990.

'Sapharine' (Barry Blyth, R. 1981). Sdlg. K11-1. TB, 36" (91 cm), M- ML. S. white, stitched soft pastel blue; F. white, stitched light violet; blue beard. 'Odyssey' X 'Soul Power'. Tempo Two 1981/82.

'Sapphire Hills' (Schreiner, R. 1971). Sdlg. A 147-3. TB, 36" (91 cm). Midseason bloom. Pure blue self; light lemon to white beard. S 640-D: ('Galilee' x 'Salem') X 'Parisian Blue'. Schreiner 1971

x 'Salem') X 'Parisian Blue'. Schreiner 1971 photo courtesy of C & T Iris Patch photo

photo courtesy of C & T Iris Patch

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Schreiner 1971 photo courtesy of C & T Iris Patch photo courtesy of Glanavon Iris Patch

photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell

'Sarah Lauren' (Rosa Belle Van Valkenburgh, R. 1992). Sdlg. VV4- 86. TB, 32" (81 cm), EM. S. dark blue purple; F. velvety dark blue purple, white patch below white beard. Victoria Falls X Titan's Glory. Maple Tree Garden 1995.

'Sarah Louise' (John D. Taylor, R. 1970) Sdlg. H.87/4. TB, 32" (81 cm). Late bloom. Red-brown; yellow beard. (Nesmith brown sdlg. x 'Olympic Torch) X ('Troutbeck' x 'Mary Todd'). Orpington Nurseries

1971.

'Saturday Night Live' (Schreiner, R. 1996) Seedling DD 607-1. TB, height 37" (94 cm). Early, midseason, late bloom. Burgundy wine (RHS 59A) self; beards bronze yellow; slight fragrance. 'Crimson Fire' X Y 682-2:

('Thriller' sibling x T 449-A: ('Master Touch' x J 483-4, sibling to pod parent of 'Spellbreaker) x (('Sailor's Dance' x F 142-1) x ((G 1517-B x 'Neptune's Pool') x 'Royal Regency' sibling)))). Schreiner 1996. Honorable Mention 1998.

sibling)))). Schreiner 1996. Honorable Mention 1998. photo courtesy of Colleen Modra photo courtesy of photo

photo courtesy of Colleen Modra

1996. Honorable Mention 1998. photo courtesy of Colleen Modra photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Country

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1996. Honorable Mention 1998. photo courtesy of Colleen Modra photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Country

photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris

'Saturnalia' (Ben Hager, R. 1982) Sdlg. T3461Ybi. TB, 37" (94 cm), M- L. S. bright clean yellow; F. pale orchid over white, blending to yellow edge, smooth orange buff hafts; yellow beard. DuBose AAXT#6: ('Ad Astra' x 'Tambourine') X T2634C: (G. Merrill K60XRCR, inv. 'Coffee Royal', x 'Tucson'). Melrose Gardens

1982.

'Savannah Sunset' (Schreiner, R. 2000). Sdlg. EE 813-3. TB, 38" (97 cm). Early to late bloom. Cadmium orange (RHS 23A) self; beards tangerine. Z 403-A: (S 656-1:

('Pinafore Pink' x ('Oraglow' x unknown)) x ('Something Else' x ((('Golden Ice' x 'Celestial Glory') x 'Flaming Star') x 'Gold Trimmings'))) x S 494-C: ('Vanity' x ((('Puriri' x 'Whole Cloth') x 'Prairie Clover') x 'Distant Chimes') x 'Loudoun Charmer'))) X 'Good Show'. Schreiner 2000.

'Scandia Delight' (Schreiner, R. 1989) Sdlg. T 110-8. TB, 39" (99 cm), EM. Ruffled sapphire blue (RHS 108D), lighter at center of F.; white beard. J 78-A: (G 1477-A: ('Cup Race' x 'Tufted Cloud') x 'Sailor's Dance') X 'Tide's In'. Schreiner 1989. Honorable Mention 1992.

In'. Schreiner 1989. Honorable Mention 1992. photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy

photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

Mention 1992. photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy of Raukawa Irises photo courtesy

photo courtesy of Raukawa Irises

photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy of Raukawa Irises photo courtesy of Bluebird

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'Scarlet O'Harlett' (James Gibson, deceased, by Cooley's Gardens, R. 2000) Sdlg. 9-2. TB, 34" (86 cm). Early midseason bloom. Standards red, midrib infused gold; style arms red and gold; Falls red; beards gold. Probably -- 'Chief Hematite' X 28-4I, 'Inspiration Point' sib. Cooley 2000.

'Scene Stealer' (Hooker Nichols, R. 1990). Sdlg. 8897C. TB, 36" (91 cm). Midseason late bloom. Standards laced white, violet midrib and base; Falls purple, edged white, large white zonal area; beards orange yellow and white; ruffled; pronounced fragrance.

'Diddler' X 'Song Of Spring'. Hillcrest

1998.

'Scented Bubbles' ( Monty Byers, R. 1985). Seedling B-9-3. TB, height 36" (91 cm), early to midseason bloom. Heavily ruffled bluebird blue (RHS 94B/94C); self beard lightly tipped yellow orange in throat, 1.5" blue horns and occasional spoons; pronounced sweet fragrance. 'Sky Hooks' X 'Victoria Falls'. Moonshine Gardens 1988.

X 'Victoria Falls'. Moonshine Gardens 1988. photo courtesy of bluejiris.com photo courtesy of Shelly

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Moonshine Gardens 1988. photo courtesy of bluejiris.com photo courtesy of Shelly Ayres photo courtesy of

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Gardens 1988. photo courtesy of bluejiris.com photo courtesy of Shelly Ayres photo courtesy of Schreiner’s Iris

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'Scented Nutmeg' (William Maryott, R. 1982). Seedling D83G. TB, height 36" (91 cm). Midseason bloom. Ruffled deep blue lavender; pronounced spicy fragrance. 'Full Tide X 'President Farnsworth'. Maryott's Gardens 1983.

'Schortman's Garnet Ruffles' (W. Schortman, R. 1980). Sdlg. 76-16. TB, 28" (72 cm), M. Heavily ruffled dark red; brown beard. Inv. several generations of 'Seeing Red' X 'Apollo Red'. Gibson 1981.

'Schubertiad' (Mitch Jameson, R. 1996) Sdlg. 1-87. TB, 34" (86 cm), EM. S. and style arms apricot; F. lavender violet, slight blue flash, hafts apricot; beards red orange; slight fragrance. 1-84: ('Cabaret Royale' x 'Son Of Star') X 'Song Of Spring'. Knee-Deep in June 1997.

X 'Song Of Spring'. Knee-Deep in June 1997. photo courtesy of C & T Iris Patch

photo courtesy of C & T Iris Patch

in June 1997. photo courtesy of C & T Iris Patch photo courtesy of Yarrabee Garden

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1997. photo courtesy of C & T Iris Patch photo courtesy of Yarrabee Garden & Iris

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'Scotch' (Mary Dunn, R. 1991) Sdlg. M84-901-4. TB, 36"(91cm), Late bloom. Ruffled golden butterscotch; self beards. 'California Classic' x 'Copper Classic'. M.A.D. Iris 1992

'Scotch Blend' (Joseph Gatty, R. 1981) Sdlg. H9-2A. TB, 36" (91 cm), M. S. ecru (M&P 11-C-2) blended darker (11-H-2) toward base; F. absinthe yellow (12-J-2), pyrethrum yellow (11-L-2) hafts, faint flush of lavender; golden yellow beard. C3-1:

('May Dancer' x 'Princess') X 'White Lightning'. Keppel 1981. Honorable Mention 1883.

'Screen Play' (Keith Keppel, R. 1995). Sdlg. 89-148A. TB, 38" (97 cm). Early bloom. Standards greyed rose orchid (M&P 52-C-7 to 52-D-8) near-solid suffusion on warm grey (12-A-2) ground; style arms rosy lavender; Falls pinkish ivory (10-AB- 3) ground, raisin purple (54-B-12) 1" plicata edge, hafts and partial centerline; beards soft pumpkin (10-I- 10), white base; ruffled. 'Film Festival' X 'Storyline'. Keppel 1996.

'Film Festival' X 'Storyline'. Keppel 1996. photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Glanavon Iris Patch

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X 'Storyline'. Keppel 1996. photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Glanavon Iris Patch photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of Glanavon Iris Patch

X 'Storyline'. Keppel 1996. photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Glanavon Iris Patch photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of Robyn Powell

'Sculptress' (Barry Blyth, R. 1985). Sdlg. P32-1. TB, 32" (81 cm), M-L. S. near white, faint pink flush; F. pastel pink, deeper wash intensifying at hafts; white beard tipped apricot. 'Chimbolam' X ''Wings Of Dreams'. Tempo Two 1985/86.

'Sea Lark' (Tell Muhlestein, R. 1945) TB. Early midseason bloom. Color Class B1M. Large violet-blue with flush of purple in the center of both standards and falls. 'Brunhilde' x 'Sable'. HM 1947.

'Sea Music' (Nora Scopes, R. 1987). Sdlg. 5/64. TB, 36" (91 cm), M. S. pale blue; F. ruffled pale blue, deeper in heart; deep blue beard. 'Song Of Norway' X 'Cobweb Morning'.

beard. 'Song Of Norway' X 'Cobweb Morning'. photo courtesy of Selina’s Iris Garden photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of Selina’s Iris Garden

'Cobweb Morning'. photo courtesy of Selina’s Iris Garden photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Glanavon Iris

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'Cobweb Morning'. photo courtesy of Selina’s Iris Garden photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Glanavon Iris

photo courtesy of Glanavon Iris Patch

'Sea Of Galilee' ( Neva Sexton, R. 1974). Sdlg. 54-67. TB, 36" (91 cm), M. S. light French blue; F. deep blue; blue-white beard. 'Babbling Brook' X ('Poet's Dream' x 'Mixed Emotions' sib). Sexton 1974.

'Sea Of Joy' (Schreiner, R. 1985). Sdlg. N 67-A. TB, 38" (97 cm), M. Ruffled blue; near white beard. 'Victoria Falls' X I 40-3: ('Miriam Steel' sib x 'Sailor's Dance'). Schreiner 1985.

'Sea Power' (Keith Keppel, registered 1998). Seedling 93-89B. TB, height 38" (97 cm), mid season bloom. Standards cornflower to campanula blue (M&P 42-10-E), paling to light chicory blue (42-B-7) toward edge; style arms cornflower to campanula blue; falls commodore blue (43-F-12), paling slightly toward edge, slight tan haft suffusion; beards blue white at end, light lemon in throat; heavily ruffled; pronounced sweet fragrance. 'Yaquina Blue' X 'Jazz Me Blue'. Keppel 1999. Honorable Mention 2001; Award of Merit 2003; Wister Medal 2005; American Dykes Medal 2006.

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photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell

'Seaborne' (Dorothy Palmer, R. 1963). Sdlg. 96-60B. TB, 36" (91 cm), Late bloom. Color Class-B1M, Light medium blue self. 'Celestia' X 'Butterfly Blue'. Palmer 1965.

'Seafair Ballet' (R. Brown, R. 1964). Sdlg. 59-50-2. TB, 48" (122 cm), M- L. Color Class-W1, Pure white self; white beard. Swan Ballet X Seafair Princess. Brown's Iris Gardens 1965.

'Seafair Parade' (Rex Brown, R. 1963). Sdlg. 58-93. TB, 29" (74 cm), M. Color Class-V5O,S plum brown; F plum brown, violet blaze, chocolate

brown at hafts; bronze beard. ('Limelight' x ('Cliffdel' x 'Quest')) X 'Beechleaf'. Brown's Iris Garden

1964.

X 'Beechleaf'. Brown's Iris Garden 1964. photo courtesy of photo courtesy of photo by Rosalie Figge,

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Brown's Iris Garden 1964. photo courtesy of photo courtesy of photo by Rosalie Figge, via AIS

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Brown's Iris Garden 1964. photo courtesy of photo courtesy of photo by Rosalie Figge, via AIS

photo by Rosalie Figge, via AIS Encyclopedia

'Seafair Pirate' (Rex Brown, R. 1962). Sdlg. 55-357-20. TB, 33" (84 cm), ML. Color Class-YO5D, S golden tan; F darker golden brown; bronze beard. ('Chantilly' x 'Cascade Splendor') X 'Pretty Quadroon'. Brown's Iris Garden 1963.

'Seafarer' (Stedman Buttrick, R. 1948) TB. Midseason bloom. Color Class B1M. 'The Admiral' x 'Great Lakes'.

'Seagull' (Robert Graves, R. 1937) TB. Midseason bloom. Color Class W1. 'San Francisco' x 'Gudrun'.

bloom. Color Class W1. 'San Francisco' x 'Gudrun'. photo courtesy of photo courtesy of photo courtesy

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'Seakist' (Schreiners, R. 1997). Seedling CC 1334-C. TB, height 38" (97 cm). Midseason late bloom. Standards and style arms creamy white (RHS 155A); falls white, with bluebird blue (94B) streaks and paler (94C) wash; beards yellow, white base; slight fragrance. 'Edith Wolford' X W 410-A: (S 311-1: ((('Breaking Dawn' x ('Amethyst Flame' x (('Lavanesque' x 'Opal Beauty') x 'Wonderment'))) x 'Navajo Blanket' sibling) x (G 1519-A x 'Distant Chimes')) x N 502-FF, sibling to pollen parent of 'Peach Picotee'). Schreiner 1997.

'Seashell Music' (Larry Ernst, R.

1964). Sdlg. 26-61. TB, 36" (91 cm). Midseason bloom. Color Class W2O. Standards burgundy-copper; Falls white edged burgundy-copper. 'My Honeycomb' X 'Fairy Fable'. Cooley

1965.

'Seashore' (Joseph Ghio, R. 1980). Sdlg. 75-170V. TB, 36" (91 cm), ML.Ruffled dark blue; greenish brown beard. 'Maestro Puccini' X 'Intuition'. Bay View Gardens 1981.

Puccini' X 'Intuition'. Bay View Gardens 1981. photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris photo courtesy of

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1981. photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris photo courtesy of Exline Iris Garden photo courtesy of

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'Seathwaite' (Harry Randall, R. 1951). TB 38" M. B1L. Pale blue

self. 'Helen McGregor' x 'Cahokia', Fairmount 1955. British Dykes Medal

1952.

'Secret Melody' (Schreiner, R. 1988). Sdlg. V 527-1. TB, 35" (89 cm), M.S. apricot (HCC 609/3); F. apricot ground, heavily stitched petunia purple; tangerine beard. 'Capricious' X 'Queen In Calico'. Schreiner 1988.

'Secret Plan' (Richard Ernst, R. 1990). Sdlg. B105-2. TB, 35" (89 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards watermelon blend; style arms and crests with yellow highlights; Falls deeper watermelon blend, white center stripe; beards deep yellow. 'Autumn Leaves' X 'Haviland'. Cooley 1990.

'Autumn Leaves' X 'Haviland'. Cooley 1990. photo by Rosalie Figge, via AIS Encyclopedia photo courtesy

photo by Rosalie Figge, via AIS Encyclopedia

Cooley 1990. photo by Rosalie Figge, via AIS Encyclopedia photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell photo courtesy

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Cooley 1990. photo by Rosalie Figge, via AIS Encyclopedia photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell photo courtesy

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'Seduction' ( Ferdinand Cayeux, 1933) TB. Midseason bloom. Color

Class W5M. 'Arlinde' x 'Ensorceleur' sdlg. AM 1937. Cayeux et LeClerc

1933.

'Seize The Sizzle' (J. Terry Aitken, R. 1997) Sdlg. 87F49B. TB, 36" (91 cm), L-VL Light red violet, F. with white around bright red beard; lightly ruffled. unknown X 'Persian Gown'. Aitken's Salmon Creek 1997.

'Select Circle' ( Joseph Ghio, R. 1996). Sdlg. 92-44T2. TB, 38" (97 cm), Early to Late Bloomer. S. blackish plum dotting and stitching on white; F. white, edges dotted and stitched blackish plum; beards brick, purple at end. 90-52L2, 'Epicenter' sib, X 90-65 tall, 'Somersault' sib. Bay View 1997.

sib, X 90-65 tall, 'Somersault' sib. Bay View 1997. photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of

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sib. Bay View 1997. photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris photo courtesy

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1997. photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris photo courtesy of Country Delight

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'Seminole' (Bertrand Farr, R. 1920) TB. Midseason bloom. Color Class- R9D. HM 1920. Farr 1920.

'Senorita' ( William Mohr- Sydney

B. Mitchell, R. 1928) TB. Color Class

S3L.

'September Song' (Melba Hamblen,

R. 1960) Sdlg. H7-23C. TB, 32" (81

cm). Early to late bloom. Golden apricot, light area in center of Falls; apricot beard. 'Bright Forecast' X 'Glittering Amber'. Mission Bell 1962. High Commendation 1960; Honorable Mention 1963; Judges Choice 1963, 1964.

1960; Honorable Mention 1963; Judges Choice 1963, 1964. photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of photo

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Honorable Mention 1963; Judges Choice 1963, 1964. photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of photo courtesy

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'Serengeti' (Barry Blyth, R. 1991). Sdlg. V101-4. TB, 34" (86 cm), ML.

S.

light biscuit, rosy midrib infusion;

F.

mulberry rose to burgundy, flared;

beards tangerine orange; musky fragrance. 'Street Dancer' X 'London Lord'. Tempo Two 1991/92.

'Serengeti Spaghetti' (Brad Kasperek, R. 1998). Sdlg. 94B-25A. TB, 32" (81 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards dawn pink (RHS 49A), streaked white (155C); style arms greyed orange, lightly laced; Falls dawn pink with muted white stripes, overlaying netted pattern of spiraea red (63D) to beetroot purple (71A); beards orange; broken color pattern; slight fragrance. 'Bewilderbeast' X 'Tanzanian Tangerine'. Zebra 1999.

'Shadow Magic' (Bernard Hamner R. 1976). Sdlg. 70-5. TB, 33" (84 cm). Early to midseason bloom. Standards lobelia blue (RHS 91D), hafts and midrib deepening to 90D;

Falls dark violet-blue (90A); self beard; lightly ruffled. 'Strange Magic' X 'Apropos' x 'Berceuse'). Hamner

1977.

X 'Apropos' x 'Berceuse'). Hamner 1977. photo courtesy of Barry Blyth photo courtesy of Robyn Powell

photo courtesy of Barry Blyth

Hamner 1977. photo courtesy of Barry Blyth photo courtesy of Robyn Powell photo courtesy of Bluebird

photo courtesy of Robyn Powell

Hamner 1977. photo courtesy of Barry Blyth photo courtesy of Robyn Powell photo courtesy of Bluebird

photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

'Shaft Of Gold' (Neva Sexton, R. 1976). Sdlg. 108-69. TB, 36" (91 cm). Midseason bloom. Standards antique gold; Falls white, antique gold border, gold plicata markings; gold beard. 'Radiant Apogee' X green plicata sdlg. Sexton 1976.

'Shah Jehan' (W. W. Neel, 1932) Tb, 38", Late bloom. Color Class S9D. Standards buff suffused gray; Falls plum-red bordered buff with red-brown flush at throat; orange beard. 'Ambassadeur' x unknown. Award of Merit 1937.

'Shah's Court' (Barry Blyth, R. 1976). Sdlg. H158-4. TB, 38" (97 cm), E-L. S. light blue fading to white at midrib; F. white, edged violet; gold beard tipped blue. 'Odyssey' X ‘Foggy Dew’. Tempo Two 1976/77.

'Odyssey' X ‘Foggy Dew’. Tempo Two 1976/77. photo courtesy of C & T Iris Patch photo

photo courtesy of C & T Iris Patch

Tempo Two 1976/77. photo courtesy of C & T Iris Patch photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven

photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

courtesy of C & T Iris Patch photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy

photo courtesy of Sunshine Iris Nursery

'Shalako' (H. Shockey, R. 1984) Sdlg. 80-225-R. TB, 33" (84 cm), M.

S. medium mahogany brown flushed yellow on midrib; F. rich yellow with wide unprecise plicata-type blending of medium mahogany brown; bronze yellow beard; sweet fragrance. 'Rancho Rose' X 'High Life'. Arilian Acres 1984. Honorable Mention

1888.

'Shaman' (Sydney DuBose, R. 1979). Sdlg. TXBB. TB, 36" (91 cm), ML. S. gold; F. black-maroon; bronze beard. 'Tambourine' X 'Basic Black'. Melrose Gardens 1980.

'Shannopin' (T. Lloyd Pillow, 1936) TB. Late bloom season. Color Class- W9M. 'Redwing' x Y sdlg.

bloom season. Color Class- W9M. 'Redwing' x Y sdlg. photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Bluebird

photo courtesy of

Class- W9M. 'Redwing' x Y sdlg. photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

'Redwing' x Y sdlg. photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy

photo courtesy of Mike Unser

'Share the Spirit' (Graeme Grosvenor, R. 1998). Seedling V60-9. TB, 35" (89 cm), Late bloom season. Heavily ruffled blue violet, falls with lighter edge; beards pale blue; slight fragrance. 'Silverado' X 'Timescape'. Rainbow Ridge 1998/99.

'Sharpshooter' (Keith Keppel, registered 2000). Seedling 93-72B. TB, height 37" (94 cm), mid season bloomer. Standards pale lavender blue (M&P 41-AB-5/6), amber tan (12-J-4) basal suffusion; style arms pale lavender blue, crests edged amber; falls vatican purple (45-L-12), faint rubient (55-L-8) haft suffusion, narrow violet (41-J-9) edge, faint darker wire rim; beards navaho (10- C-12), slight violet base; ruffled. 89- 79D, 'Night Game' sibling X 'Romantic Evening'. Keppel 2000. Honorable Mention 2002; Award of Merit 2004.

'Shasta' ( William Mohr- Sydney B. Mitchell, R. 1927) TB. Midseason bloom. Color Class W1.

B. Mitchell, R. 1927) TB. Midseason bloom. Color Class W1. photo courtesy of C & T

photo courtesy of C & T Iris Patch

Color Class W1. photo courtesy of C & T Iris Patch photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell

photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell

Color Class W1. photo courtesy of C & T Iris Patch photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell

photo courtesy of irisparadise.com

'Sheba's Jewel' (Howard Shockey, R. 1994). Sdlg. 90-112-D. AB (OGB), height 28" (71 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards white, slight maroon basal flush; falls white, large sharp crescent-shaped maroon purple signal; beards light bronze; rounded form; slight sweet fragrance. 'Seraph's Jewel' X 'Queen Sheba'. Arilian Acres 1994. Honorable Mention 1996; Award of Merit 1998; White Medal 2000.

'Sheer Ecstasy' (Schreiner, R. 1996). Sdlg. AA 549-A. TB, 36" (91 cm), Early to Medium Bloomer. Lightly ruffled raspberry rose (RHS 71B) self; beards tangerine; slight fragrance. S 366-A: ('Enchanted World' x 'Lorilee') X 'Mulled Wine'. Schreiner 1996.

'Sheer Poetry' (Dorothy Palmer, R. 1978). Sdlg. 6274N. TB, 36" (91 cm), Midseason bloom. Ruffled and crimped blend of buff, lavender and yellow with tiny rim of light tan at edges of Standards and Falls; lavender on midribs and around yellow beard. 'Starring Role' X 'New Moon'. Echo Hill 1979.

Role' X 'New Moon'. Echo Hill 1979. photo courtesy of Robyn Powell photo courtesy of Robyn

photo courtesy of Robyn Powell

Moon'. Echo Hill 1979. photo courtesy of Robyn Powell photo courtesy of Robyn Powell photo courtesy

photo courtesy of Robyn Powell

Echo Hill 1979. photo courtesy of Robyn Powell photo courtesy of Robyn Powell photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of Country Delight iris

'Shepherd's Delight' (H. Fothergill, R. 1969). Sdlg. 63/8. TB, 38" (97 cm), M-L. Color Class-O1P, Clear pink self merging into yellow at base of F. (('True Rose' x ('June Meredith' x 'Viscount')) X sib. Orpington Nurseries 1970.

'Shiloh' (Jesse Wills, R. 1953) Sdlg. 242-48. TB, 35" (89 cm). Late bloom. Standards medium blue, Falls dark purple; yellow beard, tipped white. 'Vatican Purple' x 'Wabash'. Fairmount 1954. Honorable Mention

1957.

'Shine on Wine' (Lesley Blyth, R. 1986). Sdlg. RL3-2. TB, 38" (97 cm), E-M. S. honey to yellow gold; F. light red brown; gold beard. 'Broadway' X 'Show Biz'. Tempo Two 1987/88.

'Broadway' X 'Show Biz'. Tempo Two 1987/88. photo courtesy of Iris City Gardens photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of Iris City Gardens

Tempo Two 1987/88. photo courtesy of Iris City Gardens photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Selina’s

photo courtesy of

Tempo Two 1987/88. photo courtesy of Iris City Gardens photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Selina’s

photo courtesy of Selina’s Iris Garden

'Shining Waters' (Edward Essig, 1933). TB. Early midseason bloom. Color Class B1M. (('Caterina' x 'Marian Mohr') x ('California Blue')) x 'Uncle Remus' x 'Moa'. Introduced by Millikin 1933; Honorable Mention A.I.S. 1934; Bulletin A.I.S. 56: 29. March 1935; Award of Merit, A.I.S. 1936; Bulletin A.I.S. 60: 104. February 1936; pleasant sweet fragrance.

'Shipshape' ( Sanford Babson, R. 1968). Seedling Q46-11. TB, height 38" (97 cm). Midseason bloom. Color

Class B1, Medium blue self. 'Pacific Panorama' X 'Epic'. Melrose 1969. High Commendation 1968; Honorable Mention 1970; Award of Merit 1972; American Dykes Medal

1974.

'Shopper's Special' (Paul Black, R. 2002). Sdlg. C800D. TB, 33" (84 cm), L. S. pale blue white, slight violet midrib blush; style arms pale blue white; F. medium lilac, edge slightly darker, crystalline rim; beards gold, pale violet at end; heavily ruffled, lightly laced; slight spicy fragrance. Probably -- 'Born Beautiful' X A11C: ('Enchanting' x 'Born Beautiful'). Mid-America 2003.

x 'Born Beautiful'). Mid-America 2003. photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy

photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

2003. photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy of Colleen Modra photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of Colleen Modra

2003. photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy of Colleen Modra photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of The Iris Boutique

'Shortbread Creme' ( Barry Blyth, R. 1997). Sdlg. D62-1. TB, 38" (97 cm), M. S. peachy cream, pinkish midrib flush; F. peach cream, blended

pinkish to light tan overlay deepening toward haft; beards lemon tangerine, whitish at end; pronounced spicy fragrance. 'Chestnut Avenue' X B136-

2: ('Lover's Lane' x Z63-4, 'Aztec

Burst' sib). Tempo Two 1997/98.

'Showcase' (Schreiner, R. 1973). Sdlg. E 1550-4. TB, 35" (89 cm). Midseason bloom. Standards white, precisely marked cinnamon and pepper brown; Falls cream to yellow, moderately marked red; yellow- orange beard. (R 185-1: (('Custard' x

'Dancing Tiger') x 'Frolic') x M 1144-

1: (('Chippewa' x 'Firecracker') x

'Dancing Tiger')) X 'Radiant Apogee'. Schreiner 1975

'Showman' ( Glenn Corlew, R. 1980) Sdlg. 1006-8B. TB, 35" (89 cm), Midseason to late bloom. White; red beard. ((((( 'Snow Flurry' x 'Pink

Formal') x 'Frost And Flame') x sib) x 'Arctic Flame') x 'Murmuring Morn')

X 'Flaming Arrow'. Corlew 1983.

Honorable Mention 1985.

Arrow'. Corlew 1983. Honorable Mention 1985. photo courtesy of Colleen Modra photo courtesy of Exline

photo courtesy of Colleen Modra

1983. Honorable Mention 1985. photo courtesy of Colleen Modra photo courtesy of Exline Iris Garden photo

photo courtesy of Exline Iris Garden

1983. Honorable Mention 1985. photo courtesy of Colleen Modra photo courtesy of Exline Iris Garden photo

photo courtesy of

'Siegfried' (Hans Peter Sass, R. 1935). TB, Midseason late bloom, Color Class Y8L. Standards deep creamy Naples yellow, slight brown cast near edges; Falls yellowish white ground with brown stripes and border; yellow gold beard. 'Al-Lu- We' x ('Jubilee' x unknown). Honorable Mentiion 1936; Award of Merit 1938. Sass 1936.

'Sierra Blue'. (Edward Essig, 1930)

TB, Midseason

B1M (Medium blue self). 'Souv. de Mme. Gaudichau' X 'Santa Barbara'. Millikin 1932. Honorable Mention 1933; American Dykes Medal 1935.

Color Class

'Sierra Dawn' ( Larry Gaulter, R. 1970). Sdlg. 66-72. TB, 36" (91 cm), Early midseason bloom. Blended pink and rose self; tangerine beard; ruffled. (( 'Claudia Rene' x 'Glittering Amber') x sib) X 'Laurie'. Cooley's Gardens 1970.

x sib) X 'Laurie'. Cooley's Gardens 1970. photo courtesy of Mike Unser photo courtesy of Bluebird

photo courtesy of Mike Unser

Cooley's Gardens 1970. photo courtesy of Mike Unser photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo

photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

1970. photo courtesy of Mike Unser photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of The Iris Boutique

'Sierra Grande' (Schreiner, registered 1992). Seedling Y 71-B. TB, height 38" (97 cm), mid season bloom. Standards white (RHS 155C); falls blue (96B); beards light yellow, tipped white; ruffled. 'Pledge Allegiance' X 'Glistening Icicle'. Schreiner 1992. Honorable Mention 1994; Award of Merit 1996.

'Sierra Skies' (W. Schortman, R. 1952) Sdlg. 46-1-A. TB, 40" (102 cm), M. Medium-blue self. 'Chivalry' x light blue sdlg. from 'Sierra Blue'. Tell 1954. Honorable Mention 1954, Award of Merit 1956.

'Sighs And Whispers' (Paul Black, R. 1989). Sdlg. 85254AA. TB, 35" (89 cm), M. S. white with slight violet tint; F. white central area with medium violet blue marbling and shading beginning about halfway out and blending to wide violet blue edge; white beard. 'Divine Guidance' X 'Miss Personality'. Mid America

1990.

X 'Miss Personality'. Mid America 1990. photo courtesy of Colleen Modra photo courtesy of photo

photo courtesy of Colleen Modra

Mid America 1990. photo courtesy of Colleen Modra photo courtesy of photo courtesy of C &

photo courtesy of

Mid America 1990. photo courtesy of Colleen Modra photo courtesy of photo courtesy of C &

photo courtesy of C & T Iris Patch

'Silent Morn' (Evelyn Kegerise, R. 1981) Sdlg. 74-32-1. TB, 36" (91 cm), Early to late bloom. Ruffled mid-blue; white beard, yellow in throat; slight fragrance. 'Frost Line' X 'Full Tide'. Evelyn Kegerise 1982.

'Silicon Prairie' (Tim Stanek, R. 1991). Sdlg. 85-1. TB, 34" (86 cm), Early to Midseason Bloomer. S. light lobelia blue (RHS 97D), pronounced golden edge; F. light yellow ochre (160C) over green; self beards; laced; pronounced fragrance. 83-2A: ('Laced Cotton' x 'Storm Center') X 'Chartreuse Ruffles'. Eight Mile Grove 1991.

'Silk Brocade' (Keith Keppel, registered 1998). Seedling 91-88B. TB, height 35" (89 cm), early to mid season bloomer. Standards pinkish bishops violet (M&P 44-J-5), rayed grey white toward center; style arms pinkish lilac (44-I-2), salmon buff (10-C-5) margins; falls white ground tinted cream to pale peach, slightly redder and greyer bishops violet (44- K-6) 1" edging applied in near-solid strips of fine dots; beards indian orange (1-D-12), end hairs based white; ruffled, faintly laced; pronounced sweet fragrance.

white; ruffled, faintly laced; pronounced sweet fragrance. photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy

photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

fragrance. photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of irisparadise.com

fragrance. photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of bluejiris.com

photo courtesy of bluejiris.com

'Silk Degrees' (Barry Blyth, R. 1996). Sdlg. A110-3. TB, 36" (91 cm), VE. S. icy lavender; F. lavender, pink and tan blend giving shot silk effect, white spray pattern around beard, 1/4" faint blended icy lavender edge; beards burnt tangerine lilac; slight fragrance. Y6-11, 'Imprimis' sib, X 'Electrique'. Tempo Two

1996/97.

'Silkirim' (Paul Blyth, R. 1987). Sdlg. 5-19-A. TB, 36-38" (91-97 cm), Midseason to midseason late bloom. Standards old rose on white ground; Falls white, deeper rose edge; old gold beard. 'French Gown' X ('Woodwine' x 'Roundup'). Tempo Two 1987/88.

'Silver Shower' (Schreiner, R. 1973). Sdlg. B 805-A. TB, 36" (91 cm), M. Ruffled and lightly laced white self; flamingo tangerine beard. T1439-1: ('Amethyst Flame' x R113- E) X V 888-1: ('Arctic Flame' x 'Silvertone'). Schreiner 1974.

Flame' x 'Silvertone'). Schreiner 1974. photo courtesy of Barry Blyth photo courtesy of Robyn Powell

photo courtesy of Barry Blyth

Schreiner 1974. photo courtesy of Barry Blyth photo courtesy of Robyn Powell photo courtesy of Bluebird

photo courtesy of Robyn Powell

Schreiner 1974. photo courtesy of Barry Blyth photo courtesy of Robyn Powell photo courtesy of Bluebird

photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

'Silver Stitch' (Barry Blyth, R. 1987). Sdlg. T84-C. TB, 36" (91 cm), E-M. S. cream, stitched, veined and blended pastel grey violet; F. bright creamy white with precise edge of lavender grey stitching, rosy tan hafts; gold beard. 'Rustic Dance' X 'Etiquette'. Tempo Two 1987/88.

'Silver Wedding' (R. Brown, R. 1965). Sdlg. 60-32-8. TB, 38" (97 cm), EM. Color Class-W3, S white with pale blue tint; F white with tint of green. Eleanor's Pride x sdlgs. inv. Snow Flurry, Helen McGregor and Chivalry. Brown's Iris Gardens 1966.

'Silver Years' ( Ben Hager, R. 1979). Sdlg. T3l7lRevBi. TB, 38" (97 cm), M. S. very pale blue; F. white; pale yellow beard. 'Igloo' X T2590A: ((( 'Golden Stairs' x ( 'Queen's Lace' x (Babson E61-1 x 'Figurine'))) x 'Morning Breeze') x 'Dream Time'). Melrose Gardens 1980.

Breeze') x 'Dream Time'). Melrose Gardens 1980. photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy

photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

Gardens 1980. photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Bluebird

photo courtesy of

Gardens 1980. photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Bluebird

photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

'Silverado' (Schreiners, R. 1986). Seedling S92-D. TB, height 38" (97 cm). Midseason bloom. Ruffled butterfly blue (HCC 645/3); self

beard. K 440-5: ('Starina' x 'Navy Strut') X 'Carriage Trade'. Schreiner 1987. Award of Merit 1991; Wister Medal 1993; American Dykes Medal

1994.

'Simply Delicious' ( Ben Hager, deceased, by Cooley's Gardens, R. 2002). Seedling T5720RfLvBld. TB, 36" (91 cm), Mid bloom season. Standards blended and shaded lavender plum; style arms lavender plum; falls lavender plum, lighter area around beard; beards pale plum, blended yellow in throat; ruffled. RE5074Pk: ('Remember Spring' x SP3971RePk: (Keppel 76-120A, 'Goddess' sibling, x 'Moon Mistress')) X RE5173Pk: ('Spitfire' x 'Remember Spring'). Cooley 2002.

'Simply Pretty' (Joseph Gatty, R. 1985) Sdlg. L63-2. TB, 34"(86cm). Early midseason bloom. Light lemon yellow (M&P 9-G-1), deeper (9-K-1) hafts and paler (9-C-1) in center of Falls yellow (9-L-5) beard; slight sweet fragrance. H26-1: ('Bonbon' sib x 'Bonbon') x J49-3: ('Dream Affair' x 'Sun City'). Keppel 1986.

('Dream Affair' x 'Sun City'). Keppel 1986. photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell photo courtesy of Country

photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell

City'). Keppel 1986. photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris photo courtesy

photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris

Keppel 1986. photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of Counrty Delight Iris

'Sindjkha' (Grace Sturtevant, 1918) TB. Midseason bloom. Color Class-

S3M.

'Sing Along' ( Gordon Plough, R. 1962) Sdlg. 55-68-8. TB, 33" (84 cm), Early midseason to late bloom. Standards white, slight infusion of yellow at midrib; Falls canary yellow; saffron yellow beard. 'Gay Pal' X ( 'Pinnacle' x 'Party Dress'). Eden Road 1963. High Commendation 1962; Honorable Mention 1964.

'Sing Out' (James Gibson by Cooley's Gardens, R. 1994) Sdlg. 1- 5P. TB, 35" (89 cm), EM S. yellow cream ground evenly sanded rosy berry; F. yellow cream ground, berry plicata markings becoming more intense toward edge, pencil-line cream rim; beards reddish orange; ruffled. 'Gigolo' X 'Osage Buff'. Cooley 1994.

'Gigolo' X 'Osage Buff'. Cooley 1994. photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy

photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

Buff'. Cooley 1994. photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy of photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of

Buff'. Cooley 1994. photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy of photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of bluejiris.com

'Sinister' (Don Denney by James McWhirter, R. 1989) Sdlg. D79-16. TB, 38"(97cm), Early to midseason bloom. Rich cherry mahogany red, velvety Falls; mustard beard. 'Spectacular Bid' x 'Maroon Velvet'.

'Siva Siva' (James Gibson, R. 1961) Sdlg. 16-6-PT. TB, 36" (91 cm). Midseason bloom. Standards gold and reddish brown; Falls white ground, gold border, etched and speckled red spicy mahogany brown. 'My Honeycomb' X 33-4. Cooley 1962. Honorable Mention 1963.

'Six Pack' (George Slade, R. 1983). Sdlg. 79-8-1. TB, 35" (89 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards none; Falls (6) violet blue (near RHS 91A) with lighter area in center; orange beard tipped white; pronounced sweet fragrance. 'Millrace' X 'Mary Frances'. Slade's Iris 1984.

X 'Mary Frances'. Slade's Iris 1984. photo courtesy of Jan Lauritzen photo courtesy of Exline

photo courtesy of Jan Lauritzen

Slade's Iris 1984. photo courtesy of Jan Lauritzen photo courtesy of Exline Iris Garden photo courtesy

photo courtesy of Exline Iris Garden

Slade's Iris 1984. photo courtesy of Jan Lauritzen photo courtesy of Exline Iris Garden photo courtesy

photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell

'Sixtine C' (Richard Cayeux, R. 1995). Sdlg. 86106 A. TB, 41" (105 cm), Medium season Bloomer. S. pure white; F. white, 4/5" bright

violet blue veins along edge; beards orange red. 'Condottiere' X 8109B:

('Condottiere' x 'Delphi'). Cayeux

1994.

'Skating Party' (Larry Gaulter, R. 1983). Sdlg. 77-45. TB, 34" (86 cm). Midseason to late bloom. Fluted white; lemon beard tipped white. ('Portrait Of Larrie' x 'Carriage Trade') X sib. Cooley's Gardens 1983.

'Skier's Delight' (Schreiner, R. 1982) Sdlg. K 1278-C. TB, 36" (91 cm), Early midseason bloom. Ruffled and fluted pure white; white beard. 'Miriam Steel' X D 30-C: ((T 456-2:

'Sylvan Stream' x R 501-C) x (A 1088-2: 'Curl'd Cloud' x 'Florence Bellis')). Schreiner 1982. Honorable Mention 1984; Award of Merit 1988.

Schreiner 1982. Honorable Mention 1984; Award of Merit 1988. photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell photo courtesy

photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell

1984; Award of Merit 1988. photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell photo courtesy of Raukawa Irises photo

photo courtesy of Raukawa Irises

of Merit 1988. photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell photo courtesy of Raukawa Irises photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of

C & T Iris Patch

'Skipalong' (Joseph Ghio, registered 1995) Seedling 91-65L. TB, height 33" (84 cm), early to mid season bloom. Standards marbled rose heliotrope; falls white ground, lined dark heliotrope, center speckled; beards white, shading to tangerine in throat. 88-161K: ((82-113AA, 'Chuckles' sibling, x 81-50V:

(('Handiwork' x ('Gay Parasol' x

'Mystique')) x 'Goddess')) x ('Desert Fox' x 'Shenanigan')) X 'Filibuster'. Bay View 1996. Honorable Mention

1998.

'Skookumchuck' (James Gibson, R. 1982) Sdlg. 160-4A. TB, 34" (86 cm), ML & RE S. orange apricot ground, veined greyed red (RHS 180A); F. orange apricot ground, stitched and speckled red purple on edge, white signal; red (44A) beard. 'Honey Lace' sib X 'Sun Snap'. Gibson 1983

'Sky Above' (Paul Cook, R. 1952) Sdlg. 9547. TB, 36" (91 cm), M Light violet-blue self (wisteria blue, Ridgway). 'Distance' X ((blue self from: ('Sensation' x deep blue) x 'Great Lakes')). Longfield 1952. Honorable Mention 1953.

Lakes')). Longfield 1952. Honorable Mention 1953. photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris

Honorable Mention 1953. photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris photo

photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris

Honorable Mention 1953. photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris photo

photo courtesy of

'Sky And Sun' (Donald Spoon, R. 1997). Seedling 92-30. TB, 32" (81 cm), Mid bloom season. Ruffled sky blue self; beards golden yellow, large; flared. 'Navajo Jewel' X 'Clear Day'. Winterberry 1999.

'Sky Dancing' (Barry Blyth, R. 1995). Sdlg. A144-2. TB, 40" (102 cm), EM. S. icy blue white, deeper blue midrib infusion; F. pure icy white; beards white, tipped lemon in throat. 'Just Magic' X 'Honky Tonk Blues'. Tempo Two 1995/96.

'Sky Hooks' ( Manley Osborne, R. 1979). Sdlg. SA-1. TB, 38" (97 cm). Midseason bloom. Standards soft yellow pongee (RHS 160C); Falls soft yellow (160D/C), flushed lighter in center; gold beard ending in violet horns; ruffled. 'Wedding Vow' X 'Moon Mistress'. Melrose Gardens

1980.

Vow' X 'Moon Mistress'. Melrose Gardens 1980. photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell photo courtesy of Barry

photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell

Melrose Gardens 1980. photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell photo courtesy of Barry Blyth photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of Barry Blyth

Melrose Gardens 1980. photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell photo courtesy of Barry Blyth photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell

'Sky Hostess' (Melvina Suiter, R. 1956). TB, 48" (122 cm), Midseason late bloom. Color Class-R1L, Flamingo-pink self, deeper at hafts. (('Golden Eagle' x 'Buffawn') x (Muhlestein 47-72A x 'Pink Formal')) x 'Pandora'. Suiter 1957.

'Sky Maid' (Marion Walker, R. 1942) TB. Midseason bloom. Color Class B1L. 'Purissima' x 'Pacific'.

'Sky Ranger' (David Hall, R. 1946). TB, 54". Midseason bloom. Color Class B1M, Heavily ruffled medium blue, strong and vigorous. HM AIS, 1949; AM, 1952.Hall 1948.

medium blue, strong and vigorous. HM AIS, 1949; AM, 1952.Hall 1948. photo courtesy of photo courtesy

photo courtesy of

medium blue, strong and vigorous. HM AIS, 1949; AM, 1952.Hall 1948. photo courtesy of photo courtesy

photo courtesy of

medium blue, strong and vigorous. HM AIS, 1949; AM, 1952.Hall 1948. photo courtesy of photo courtesy

photo courtesy of

'Sky Search' (Larry Gaulter by Cooley's Gardens, R. 1993). Sdlg. 81- 179. TB, 38" (97 cm). Early midseason bloom. Lightly ruffled medium light sky blue, near-white zonal area around beard; beards blue white, tipped white; pronounced sweet fragrance. Inv. 'Portrait Of Larrie' sdlgs. Cooley 1992.

'Skyblaze' (Keith Keppel, R. 1986). Seedling 80-45E. TB, height 35" (89 cm), Mid bloom season. Standards near chicory blue (M&P 42-B-7); falls chicory blue; burnt orange to tomato red beard; pronounced sweet fragrance. 78-52C: ('Firewater' x (((Jones 743 x ('Marquesan Skies' x 'Babbling Brook')) x (('Morning Breeze' x 'Babbling Brook') x Jones 730-1)) x 'Intuition')) X 77-57A:

('Vivien' x ('Actress' x 'Firewater')). Keppel 1987.

'Skydiva' (Frederick Knocke, R. 1964). Sdlg. K-31. TB, 31" (79 cm), Mid bloom season. Color Class- W1Bcm, Standards white; falls white, blue blush on edges; yellow beard tipped white. 'Whole Cloth' X 'Cross Country'. Young 1965. President's Cup 1966.

Country'. Young 1965. President's Cup 1966. photo courtesy of Elladan McLeester photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of Elladan McLeester

Cup 1966. photo courtesy of Elladan McLeester photo courtesy of bluejiris.com photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of bluejiris.com

Cup 1966. photo courtesy of Elladan McLeester photo courtesy of bluejiris.com photo courtesy of irisparadise.com

photo courtesy of irisparadise.com

'Skyfire' (Schreiner, R. 1980) Sdlg. K 905-E. TB, 36" (91 cm), M. Tailored rich orange amber; self beard. 'Flaming Day' X C 933-1: ((0- 900 x 'Pretty Carol') x 'Claudia Rene'). Schreiner 1980. Honorable Mention 1982.

'Skylab' ( Neva Sexton, R. 1974). Sdlg. 89-66. TB, 36" (91 cm), M. S. blue-white; F. deep navy blue; blue- white beard. ('Pacific Panorama' x 'Celestial Snow') X 'Hidden Magic'. Sexton 1974. President's Cup 1975.

'Skylark's Song' (Schreiner, R. 1996). Sdlg. CC 126-A. TB, 36" (91 cm), ML. S. and style arms snow white (RHS 155C); F. light blue (97B); beards white, hairs tipped light yellow; ruffled; slight fragrance. 'Overnight Sensation' X 'Oregon Skies'. Schreiner 1996.

Sensation' X 'Oregon Skies'. Schreiner 1996. photo courtesy of Seagate Irises, UK photo courtesy of C

photo courtesy of Seagate Irises, UK

Schreiner 1996. photo courtesy of Seagate Irises, UK photo courtesy of C & T Iris Patch

photo courtesy of

C & T Iris Patch

Schreiner 1996. photo courtesy of Seagate Irises, UK photo courtesy of C & T Iris Patch

photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell

'Skywalker' (Schreiner, registered 1996). Seedling AA 88-B. TB, height 36" (91 cm), mid season bloom. Standards azure blue (RHS 97D), streaked creamy white; style arms azure blue wash; falls medium blue (96D) streaked azure blue, with creamy white band; beards light blue, yellow in throat, base yellow; heavily ruffled; slight fragrance. 'Altruist' X 'Honky Tonk Blues'. Schreiner 1996.

'Skywatch' (Cliff Benson, R. 1963). Seedling 60-23. TB, height 37" (94 cm). Midseason bloom. Color Class V1M, Orchid and lavender self. (

'Spanish Peaks' x 'Cloudless Sky') x 'Henry Shaw') X 'Van Cliburn'. C. Benson 1964. High Commendation 1960; Honorable Mention 1965; Judges Choice 1965, 1966; Award of Merit 1967; American Dyke Medal

1970.

'Slovak Prince' ( Anton Mego, R. 2002). Seedling AM-93/0038. TB, height 33" (85 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards white shaded orchid lavender, slight blue veining, 1/8" gold rim; style arms silver lavender veined blue, gold edge; Falls dark velvety blue purple, slightly lighter rim, white area around gold beard with purple veining changing to brown; ruffled; slight sweet fragrance. 'Edith Wolford' X 'Queen In Calico'. Aitken 2003. Honorable Mention 2005; Award of Merit 2007; Wister Medal 2009.

Mention 2005; Award of Merit 2007; Wister Medal 2009. photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris photo

photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris

Wister Medal 2009. photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of irisparadise.com

Medal 2009. photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of Lyn

photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell

'Smart Aleck' (Joseph Gatty, R. 1987) Sdlg. N26-1. TB, 36" (91 cm),

L.

S. colonial yellow (M&P 11-K-3);

F.

velvety red zanzibar (8-L-5);

mustard (11-J-3) beard; slight sweet/musky fragrance. K43-1A:

('Show Biz' sib x 'Show Biz') X K41- 1: ('Show Biz' x 'Villain'). Keppel 1988. Honorable Mention 1991.

'Smart Move' (Keith Keppel, R. 1994). Sdlg. 88-157A. TB, 38" (97 cm), L. S. rattan (M&P 11-K-5/6); F. blended tan-rose effect: monterey (5- J-12) with amber brown (13-K-12) hafts and narrow rim, rosy violet (44- L-6/7) flush strongest in center; beards light brown, base lavender; lightly ruffled; slight fragrance. 'Burgermeister' X 'Enchanting'. Keppel 1995.

'Smiling Angel' (Schreiner, R. 1994) Sdlg. AA 2011-1. TB, 37" (94 cm), ML. Laced pure white (RHS 155D); beards yellow, tipped white. V 515-2:

('Visual Arts' x R 687-2: (('Fabulous Frills' x (('Citron Crème' x 'Tinsel Town') x 'Cindy Ellen')) x (G 510-A x 'Fabulous Frills' sib))) X 'Song Of Angels'. Schreiner 1994.

sib))) X 'Song Of Angels'. Schreiner 1994. photo courtesy of J Ross photo courtesy of Bluebird

photo courtesy of J Ross

Of Angels'. Schreiner 1994. photo courtesy of J Ross photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

1994. photo courtesy of J Ross photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of Schreiner’s Iris Gardens

'Smiling Faces' (Keith Keppel, registered 1997). Seedling 92-59E. TB, height 30" (76 cm), mid season bloom. Standards warm white, faint lemon (M&P 9-C-1) center flush; style arms white; falls warm white overlaid light lemon, deepening toward edge to form blended lemon (9-J-1 to 10-K-1) band, warm white outer wire rim; beards cream at end, light yellow midsection, tipped chrome yellow in throat; heavily ruffled; pronounced musky sweet fragrance. 'Lucky Lemon' X 'Overjoyed'. Keppel 1998.

'Smiling Queen' (Rex Brown, R. 1964). Sdlg. 58-49-20. TB, 36" (91 cm), M-L. Color Class-Y1L, Light yellow self, lighter area in center of F; cream beard. 'Riveria' X 'Queen's Choice'. Brown's Iris 1965.

'Smoke Rings' (James Gibson, R. 1971). Sdlg. 23-7B. TB, 37" (94 cm). Midseason bloom. Standards smoky orchid veining on cream and mauve; Falls smoky orchid and mauve rim on creamy ground; yellow beard; ruffled. 30-5B: (35-1 PB1A: (23-4B x 'Rococo') x 'April Melody')) X 142- 4A: (86-2PF x 2-2 PL). Gibson 1972.

Melody')) X 142- 4A: (86-2PF x 2-2 PL). Gibson 1972. photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy

photo courtesy of irisparadise.com

4A: (86-2PF x 2-2 PL). Gibson 1972. photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of photo courtesy

photo courtesy of

4A: (86-2PF x 2-2 PL). Gibson 1972. photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of photo courtesy

photo courtesy of Robyn Powell

'Smooth Talk' (Lilly Gartman, R. 1981) Sdlg. 178-251. TB, 44" (112 cm), Early to midseason bloom. Standards pink orange (RHS 29A); Falls apricot (24D); orange beard. 'Carved Cameo' X 'Entourage'. Hillview Gardens 1982. Honorable Mention 1984.

'Sneak Preview' (John Nelson, R. 1980) Sdlg. 96-73R. TB, 36"(91cm), Very early to early bloom. Ruffled soft apricot orange; tangerine red beard. ((1068C: ('Wenatchee Valley' x 'Glacier Sunset') x 'Georgia Girl') x ('Buffy' x 1068C)) x ((1969A: 'Tinsel Town' x 'Wenatchee Valley') x 'Buffy') x (1068C x 'Georgia Girl')). Cottage Gardens 1980.

'Sneezy' (Keith Keppel, R. 1995). Sdlg. 89-126C. TB, 29" (74 cm), M. S. apricot buff (M&P 10-H-5); style arms buff orange (10-I-6); F. lemon apricot (9-G-2), allover fine dot-wash of rose violet (7-A-6), heaviest toward hafts; beards solid red orange (2-F-12); ruffled; pronounced musky fragrance. 'Light Show' X 86-4E:

((('Morocco' x 'Broadway') x ('Théâtre' x ('Anon' x 'Prediction' sib))) x (('Flamenco' sib x ('Roundup' sib x 'April Melody')) x 'Broadway' sib)). Keppel 1996

Melody')) x 'Broadway' sib)). Keppel 1996 photo courtesy of C & T Iris Patch photo courtesy

photo courtesy of

C & T Iris Patch

sib)). Keppel 1996 photo courtesy of C & T Iris Patch photo courtesy of Raukawa Irises

photo courtesy of Raukawa Irises

1996 photo courtesy of C & T Iris Patch photo courtesy of Raukawa Irises photo courtesy

photo courtesy of Yarrabee Garden & Iris

'Snoqualmie' (George Brehm, R. 1938) TB. Midseason bloom. Color Class W4. 'William Carey Jones' x Mitchell seedling.

'Snow Blanket' (Richard Ernst, R. 1991). Sdlg. F123-4. TB, 38" (97 cm). Early midseason bloom. Heavily

ruffled white, pale lavender infusion

at lower midrib of Standards; beards

tangerine, tipped yellow white; slight sweet fragrance. 'Afternoon Delight'

X 'Edna's Wish'. Cooley 1991.

'Snow Carnival' (Robert Graves, R. 1940) Tb. Midseason bloom. Color Class-WW. 'SantaBarbara' x 'Gudrun'.

Color Class-WW. 'SantaBarbara' x 'Gudrun'. photo courtesy of Mike Unser photo courtesy of Exline Iris

photo courtesy of Mike Unser

x 'Gudrun'. photo courtesy of Mike Unser photo courtesy of Exline Iris Garden photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of Exline Iris Garden

x 'Gudrun'. photo courtesy of Mike Unser photo courtesy of Exline Iris Garden photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of irisparadise.com

'Snow Cloud' (Schreiner, R. 1970). Sdlg. A 830-3. TB, 40" (102 cm), EM. S. blue-white; F. light blue; white beard; lightly ruffled. R 566-B:

('Blue Hawaii' x (('Harbor Blue' x ('Blue Rhythm') x 'Chivalry')) X V 781-A: ('Broadway Star' x ('Whole

Cloth' x 'Blue Mountains')). Schreiner

1970.

'Snow Cream' (Graeme Grosvenor, R. 1989). Sdlg. N17-1. TB, 36" (91 cm), M. S. creamy white, yellow at top; F. golden yellow, edged lighter; yellow beard tipped white. 'Beachgirl' X 'Light Years'. Rainbow Ridge

1989/90.

'Snow D'Or' (Barry Blyth, R. 1991). Sdlg. X130-1. TB, 34" (86 cm), Early midseason bloom. Standards white, faint lemon at midrib; Falls mustard yellow, 1/4" white edge on sides; beards orange. ('Alpine Journey' x 'Beachgirl') X ('Tomorrow's Child' x (('Champagne Snow' x 'Chimbolam') x 'Chinese Treasure')). Tempo Two

1991/92.

x 'Chinese Treasure')). Tempo Two 1991/92. photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy

photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

Two 1991/92. photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy of Glanavon Iris Patch photo

photo courtesy of Glanavon Iris Patch

photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy of Glanavon Iris Patch photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of Colleen Modra

'Snow Flurry' (Clara Rees, R. 1939). TB. Early midseason bloom. Color Class W1, Blue white, ruffled, sweet fragrance. 'Purissima' X 'Thaïs'. Salbach 1939.

'Snow Goddess' (J. Becherer, R. 1952). TB, 40" (102 cm), M. Color Class-W1, White self, blue flush.

'Snow Flurry' X 'White Goddess'. Tell

1955.

'Snow Shoes' ( Manley Osborne by Maryott's Gardens, R. 1995). Sdlg. 891. TB, 31" (79 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards white, blue (RHS 91B) center glow; style arms blue white, light blue lip; Falls white, white petaloid at end of wide blue white beard; slight sweet fragrance. 'Bubbly Mood' X 'Special Feature'. Maryott 1995.

Mood' X 'Special Feature'. Maryott 1995. photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy

photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

Maryott 1995. photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy of Raukawa Irises photo courtesy

photo courtesy of Raukawa Irises

1995. photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy of Raukawa Irises photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of Raukawa Irises

'Snow Spoon' (Ben Hager, R. 1982). Sdlg. SP3453Wh. TB, 38" (97 cm), Midseason bloom. White; yellow beard, white spoons. SP3228Wh: (D. Meek cream sdlg. x 'Lamia') X SP3094YSp: ((SP2638Hr: 'Spooned Blaze' x 'Caro Nome') x (SP2635Hr:

('Kingdom' x 'Spooned Blaze')). Melrose Gardens 1982.

'Snow Tracery' (Jesse Wills, R. 1956). Sdlg. 96-54. TB, 35" (89 cm), E. Color Class-W2, White stitched blue; white beard tipped gold; gold styles. Sass plicata sdlg. 49-134 X 'Belle Meade'. Fairmount 1959.

'Snowbrook' ( Keith Keppel, R. 1986). Sdlg. 80-131G. TB, 36" (91 cm), EM. S. white; F. white, columbine blue (M&P 42-G-10) hafts and precise 1/4" plicata edge; white beard, lemon yellow in throat; slight sweet fragrance. 76-126A: ((( 'Vaudeville' sib x 'Montage') x ( 'Vaudeville' x 'Charmed Circle')) x ((

'Montage' x ((( 'Gene Wild' x 'Majorette') x 'Rococo') x 'Vaudeville' sib)) x 'Vaudeville' x 'Charmed Circle'))) X 'Charmed Life'. Keppel

1987.

Circle'))) X 'Charmed Life'. Keppel 1987. photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell photo courtesy of Iris of

photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell

Life'. Keppel 1987. photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell photo courtesy of Iris of Sissinghurst photo courtesy

photo courtesy of Iris of Sissinghurst

Keppel 1987. photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell photo courtesy of Iris of Sissinghurst photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris

'Snowking' (Hans Peter Sass, 1931). TB. Midseason bloom. Color Class WW. Large pure white. 'Oriana' x 'Dominion'.

'Snowlight' (Barry Blyth, R. 1972). Sdlg. D227-1. TB, 36" (91 cm), E-L. S. snow white; F. lemon yellow; lemon beard. 'Rhythm And Blues' X 'Sunset Snows'. Sunnyside Gardens

1972/73.

'Snowline' (Schreiner, R. 1968) Sdlg. W 1016-A. TB, 36" (91 cm), EM. S.

clear white; F. creamy pink; tangerine beard. R 37-E (Stevens 3/D127 x N 28-1 (K18-B (I12-1 ('Buffawn' sdlg. x 'Cherry Flip') x 'Mallow Marvel') x L 275-A (I 638 ('Pink Cameo' x 'Pinnacle') x I43-C 'Bright Song' x 'Radiation') X R 38-M (Stevens 3/D127 x O 1-1 (L 12-1 x L 275-A). Schreiner 1968. Honorable Mention

1971.

(L 12-1 x L 275-A). Schreiner 1968. Honorable Mention 1971. photo courtesy of photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of

Schreiner 1968. Honorable Mention 1971. photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Selina’s Iris Garden photo courtesy

photo courtesy of Selina’s Iris Garden

1968. Honorable Mention 1971. photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Selina’s Iris Garden photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of Robyn Powell

'So Fine' (Schreiner, registered 1996). Seedling AA 1630-A. TB, height 37" (94 cm), mid late season bloomer. Standards and style arms lavender orchid (RHS 76A); falls royal purple (79A) with 1/4" lavender orchid rim; beards bright tangerine; pronounced sweet fragrance. W 325- 12: ('Latin Lady' x 'Bristo Magic') X 'Sweeter Than Wine'. Schreiner 1996.

'So Rare' (George Shoop, R. 1980) Sdlg. 75-5. TB, 36" (91 cm), M. S. peach; F. lavender rose blend; tangerine beard; ruffled. 'Blond Goddess' X 'Bright View'. Shoop 1980. Honorable Mention 1982.

'Soap Opera' ( Joseph Ghio, R. 1981). Sdlg. 76-240E. TB, 32" (81 cm), E-M-L & RE in mild climates. S. green tan bamboo blend; F. blue violet, edged color of S.; tan beard. 73-17G: (Blocher 223, 'Louise Watts' sib x 71-147P: (((( 'Commentary' x 'Claudia Rene') x 'Claudia Rene') x 'Ponderosa') x ('Ponderosa' x 'New Moon'))) X 'Actress'. Bay View Gardens 1982.

Moon'))) X 'Actress'. Bay View Gardens 1982. photo courtesy of Raukawa Irises photo courtesy of Robyn

photo courtesy of Raukawa Irises

Bay View Gardens 1982. photo courtesy of Raukawa Irises photo courtesy of Robyn Powell photo courtesy

photo courtesy of Robyn Powell

Bay View Gardens 1982. photo courtesy of Raukawa Irises photo courtesy of Robyn Powell photo courtesy

photo courtesy of Robyn Powell

'Soaring' (Barry Blyth, R. 1991). Sdlg. U108-A. TB, 40" (102 cm), ML. S. lemon cream; F. pastel blue; beards bright gold; slight sweet fragrance. 'Fly to Vegas' X 'Dutch Girl'. Tempo Two 1991/92.

'Soaring Kite' (Mrs. R. Nelson, R. 1957) Sdlg. 55-97-3. TB, 42" (107 cm), M-L. Palest primrose-yellow self, deeper primrose-yellow beard. 'Party Dress' x 'Snosheen'. Eden Road 1958. HM 1959, AM 1963.

'Social Event' (Keith Keppel, R. 1990). Sdlg. 84-175A. TB, 36" (91 cm), M. Buff peach (M&P 9-AB-4); beards flame (1-C-12); pronounced musky fragrance. 78-25D: (73-17C, 'Maraschino' sib, x 'Thelma Rudolph') X Gatty M8-2A, 'Satin Siren' sib. Keppel 1991. Honorable Mention 1993; Award of Merit 1997.

Keppel 1991. Honorable Mention 1993; Award of Merit 1997. photo courtesy of Sunshine Iris Nursery photo

photo courtesy of Sunshine Iris Nursery

Award of Merit 1997. photo courtesy of Sunshine Iris Nursery photo by Rosalie Figge, via AIS

photo by Rosalie Figge, via AIS Encyclopedia

courtesy of Sunshine Iris Nursery photo by Rosalie Figge, via AIS Encyclopedia photo courtesy of Country

photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris

'Social Graces' (Keith Keppel, R. 2000). Seedling 93-139L. TB, 38" (97 cm), Mid thru late bloom season.Standards rosy lilac (M&P 43- H-4); style arms blended laelia pink (43-G-2/4 to 3-B-8); falls blended orchid pink (43-F-2 to 43-G-3), creamy buff (10-AB-3) hafts and undertoning, fine slightly deeper orchid pink texture veining; beards carnelian red (2-L-11/12), pale melon at end; ruffled, heavily laced; sweet fragrance. Sibling to 'Happenstance'. Keppel 2000.

'Social Register' (Joseph Ghio, R. 1981). Sdlg. 76-79V. TB, 36" (91 cm), E-L. True light pink; tangerine beard. 74-117J: ('Pink Angel' x 'Happy Bride') X 'Entourage'. Bay View Gardens 1982.

'Society Page' (Joseph Ghio, registered 1999) Seedling 95-39-I2. TB, height 32" (81 cm), early, mid, late season bloom. Standards pale pink, deeper pink midrib; falls pale pink, edges and shoulders deeper pink; beards tangerine, tipped white. 'Haute Couture' X 'Boudoir'. Bay View 2000. Honorable Mention 2002; Award of Merit 2005.

Bay View 2000. Honorable Mention 2002; Award of Merit 2005. photo courtesy of J Ross photo

photo courtesy of J Ross

Mention 2002; Award of Merit 2005. photo courtesy of J Ross photo courtesy of C &

photo courtesy of

C & T Iris Patch

of Merit 2005. photo courtesy of J Ross photo courtesy of C & T Iris Patch

photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris

'Soft Caress' (Joseph Gatty, registered 1990) Seedling Q19-1. TB, height 35" (89 cm), mid to late season bloom. Polar bear (M&P 9-B-2); beards mikado orange (9-J-9); slight spicy sweet fragrance. 'Quiet Moment' X 'Simply Pretty'. Keppel 1991. Honorable Mention 1993.

'Soft Shoulders' (Jack Linse, R. 1958). Sdlg. Palomar #4. TB, 46" (117 cm), M-VL. Color Class-Y5L, Standards ivory, violet at base; Falls ivory, violet throat, golden olive shoulders; orange beard. 'Palomino' X 'Mary Randall'. Easy Breeze 1959.

'Solano' ( Walter Luihn, R. 1973). Sdlg. 71-1. TB, 36" (91 cm), VE-E. Lemon yellow self; self beard. 'New Moon' X (('Gracie Pfost' x 'Orange Parade') x 'Spanish Gift'). Luihn

1974.

Parade') x 'Spanish Gift'). Luihn 1974. photo courtesy of Shelley Ayers photo courtesy of photo

photo courtesy of Shelley Ayers

'Spanish Gift'). Luihn 1974. photo courtesy of Shelley Ayers photo courtesy of photo courtesy of irisparadise.com

photo courtesy of

'Spanish Gift'). Luihn 1974. photo courtesy of Shelley Ayers photo courtesy of photo courtesy of irisparadise.com

photo courtesy of irisparadise.com

'Solar Fire' (Richard Tasco, R. 2002). Seedling 96-TB-15-21. TB, Height 36" (91 cm), Mid bloom season. Standards golden yellow, golden bronze flush strongest near edge; style arms yellow, midrib golden orange; falls oxblood red (RHS 183B), yellow netting around beard; beards gold, oxblood red flounce or hairy horn; ruffled; slight fragrance. 'Thornbird' X 'Golden Panther'. Superstition 2003. Award of Merit 2007.

'Solid Mahogany' (Jacob Sass, 1943) TB. Late bloom. Color Class R4D. 'City Of Lincoln' X 38-13. High Commendation; Honorable Mention

1947.

'Solid State' (George Slade, R. 1975) Sdlg. 71-5-1. TB, 35" (89 cm), Midseason bloom. Medium blue self; blue beard. 'Sapphire Shore' X 'Gossamer Steel'. Slade 1979. Honorable Mention 1982.

Steel'. Slade 1979. Honorable Mention 1982. photo courtesy of Raukawa Irises photo courtesy of Bluebird

photo courtesy of Raukawa Irises

Honorable Mention 1982. photo courtesy of Raukawa Irises photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo

photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

Honorable Mention 1982. photo courtesy of Raukawa Irises photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo

photo courtesy of

'Sombrero Way' (Schreiner, R. 1996) Sdlg. BB 885-1. TB, 39" (99 cm), ML. S. gold yellow (RHS 163C); style arms yellow, red near lip; F. red (178A); beards rusty brown, hairs tipped golden yellow; ruffled; slight fragrance. 'Warrior King' X 'Vigilante'. Schreiner 1996.

'Some Are Angels' (Barry Blyth, R. 1996). Sdlg. Z62-A. TB, 36" (91 cm), M. Pure crystalline white; beards lemon yellow. W56-1: ('Lipstick Lies' x 'Light Beam') X 'Snowbrook'. Tempo Two 1996/97.

'Somersault' ( Joseph Ghio, R. 1994). Sdlg. 90-65K3. TB, 42" (107 cm), Medium Late Bloomer. S. deep plum over salmon ground; F. light salmon ground, wide edge of plum lines and dots, heart and shoulders heavily dotted deep plum; beards sienna. Involved parentage including 'Chuckles' sib, 'Gigolo', 'Anon', 'Hot Streak', 'Handiwork', 'Gay Parasol', 'Mystique', ‘Goddess', 'Gem Of Sierra', 'Ponderosa', 'Honey Rae', 'Commentary', ‘Claudia Rene', 'New Moon', 'Osage Buff', 'Vanity', 'Power Surge'. Bay View 1995.

'Vanity', 'Power Surge'. Bay View 1995. photo courtesy of Raukawa Irises photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of Raukawa Irises

Surge'. Bay View 1995. photo courtesy of Raukawa Irises photo courtesy of Selina’s Iris Garden photo

photo courtesy of Selina’s Iris Garden

1995. photo courtesy of Raukawa Irises photo courtesy of Selina’s Iris Garden photo courtesy of C

photo courtesy of C & T Iris Patch

'Son Of Star' (Gordon Plough, R. 1968). Sdlg. 64-48-2. TB, 36" (91 cm). Early, midseason, late bloom. Color Class YO1F. Standards cadmium orange (Wilson 8/1) with slightly pinker glow in center;

ruffled; Falls cadmium orange at hafts, pinker glow in center; ruffled; F cadmium orange at hafts, blending to buttercup yellow (5/1) in center radiating from marigold orange beard. 'Flaming Star' X 59-232-13 inv. 'Apricot Glory', 'Ballerina', 'Marilyn C', 'Palomino'). Eden Road

1969.

'Song Of Angels' (Schreiner, R. 1991) Sdlg. T 1017-1. TB, 36" (91 cm), L. White (RHS 155C), heavily laced borders gently tinted soft lavender (76D); beards white. 'Visual Arts' X'Cloud Cocktail'. Schreiner 1991. Honorable Mention 1995.

'Song Of Erin' (Lura Roach, R. 1969). Sdlg. 67-20A. TB, 36" (91 cm), Early midseason bloom. Color Class-YG3PLcm, Standards uranium green (RHS 63/3), texture veins and base 63/1; Falls sap green (62/3), blush at (haft 63/2, edge of Fall deepens to 63/2; beard mustard tipped blue. 64-49 ( 'Clancy' x 'Mixed Emotions') x (( 'White Ruffles' x 'Yussuf') x 'Burnt Cork')) X 63-20A ( 'Exotic Blue' x ((( 'Char-Maize' x (( 'Alta California' x 'Indian Chief') x 'Lucre')) x 'Clancy'))). Riverbank Gardens 1971.

x 'Clancy'))). Riverbank Gardens 1971. photo courtesy of Exline Iris Garden photo courtesy of C

photo courtesy of Exline Iris Garden

Riverbank Gardens 1971. photo courtesy of Exline Iris Garden photo courtesy of C & T Iris

photo courtesy of C & T Iris Patch

Gardens 1971. photo courtesy of Exline Iris Garden photo courtesy of C & T Iris Patch

photo courtesy of Jan Lauritzen

'Song Of Gold' (Edward Essig, R. 1937) TB 36”. Early midseason bloom. Color Class Y4M. A clear yellow self, nice form with semi- flaring falls. Strong fragrance. ((('New Albion') x ('Miss Willmott' x 'Sherbert')) x (('Ambassadeur' x 'Esplendido') x ('Cardinal')) x ('Alcazar' x 'Souv. de Mme. Gaudichau'). Essig, Salbach 1937. Honorable Mention 1939.

'Song Of Norway' (Walter Luihn, R. 1977). Seedling 76-5. TB, height 38" (97 cm). Midseason to late bloom. Ruffled silvery light powder blue self; deep bluebird blue beard tipped silver. 'Nobleman' X 'Blue Luster'. Luihn 1979. Honorable Mention 1981; Award of Merit 1983; American Dykes Medal 1986.

'Song Of Spring' (Melba Hamblen, R. 1982). Sdlg. H76-27B. TB, 34" (86 cm). Midseason late bloom. Heavily laced and ruffled violet blue (RHS 97D); tangerine orange beard. 71-44A: ('Flamingo Fling' x 'Lilac Flare') X 'Sugarplum Fairy'. Mission Bell 1983.

Flare') X 'Sugarplum Fairy'. Mission Bell 1983. photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris

photo courtesy of

Fairy'. Mission Bell 1983. photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy

photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

Mission Bell 1983. photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris

'Songster' (Glenn Corlew, R. 1974) Sdlg. 717-1A. TB, 31" (79 cm), Midseason bloom. Pink self with salmon undertone; tangerine beard. 'Pink Fringe' X 446-7A: ('Signature' x 'Flaming Heart'). Corlew 1975. Honorable Mention 1977.

'Sonrisa' (Fred DeForest, R. 1941) TB. Midseason bloom. Color Class R4L. A coppery pink with yellow undertone. Styles yellow, flushed pink. Beard orange yellow. Falls 3 x 3 inches, rounded wide at the haft. Standards three by 3 ½ inches, closed.Large flower with substance. 'Her Grace' x 'Prairie Sunset'.

'Sooner Serenade' (K. Shaver by Hooker Nichols, R, 1983). Seedling 77-30-2. TB, height 40" (102 cm). Midseason late bloom. Standards heavily ruffled red violet; Falls ruffled cherry black, bordered red violet; bronze beard; pronounced fragrance. (('Melodrama' x 'Wine And Roses') x ('Silver Peak' x 'Storm Warning')) X (('Edenite' x 'Picora Pink') x ('Majorette' x 'Memphis Lass')). Hillcrest Iris 1984.

x 'Memphis Lass')). Hillcrest Iris 1984. photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy

photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

Hillcrest Iris 1984. photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy of photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of

Hillcrest Iris 1984. photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy of photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell

'Sophistication' (Melba Hamblen, R. 1983) Sdlg. H78-27C. TB, 30" (76 cm). Midseason late bloom. Standards pink (RHS 56C), deepening at base; Falls near white, edged pink, laced; medium blue beard (may fade in hot sun), red orange in throat. 'Lovely Kay' X H76-26A:

('Sugarplum Fairy' x 'Heavenly Harmony'). Mission Bell 1984. Honorable Mention 1986.

'Soprano' (Graeme Grosvenor, R. 1989). Sdlg. N14-3. TB, 30" (76 cm), E-M. S. buff pink; F. darker buff pink; orange beard tipped pink. 'Goddess' X 'Words and Music'. Rainbow Ridge 1989/90.

'Sostenique' (Barry Blyth, R. 1975). Sdlg. G138-1. TB, 39" (99 cm), M- ML. S. apricot-pink; F. light veronica violet, deepening around edges; orange-tangerine beard. ('Lilac Champagne' x 'Bon Vivant') X 'Latin Tempo'. Tempo Two 1975/76. Australian Dykes Medal 1986

Tempo'. Tempo Two 1975/76. Australian Dykes Medal 1986 photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris photo courtesy

photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris

Dykes Medal 1986 photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris photo courtesy of Glanavon Iris Patch photo

photo courtesy of Glanavon Iris Patch

Medal 1986 photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris photo courtesy of Glanavon Iris Patch photo courtesy

photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell

'Soul Music' (Duane Meek, R/ 1977). Seedling 113-1-0. TB, height 38-40" (97-102 cm). Early to midseason bloom. Fluorescent dark red-violet self, solid bronze shoulders; lightly ruffled falls; bronze beard tipped violet. D121-1-8:

(('Coraband' x 'Spooned Blaze') x 'La Negra Flor') X 'Royal Heritage'. D. & J. Gardens 1978.

'Southern Comfort' (Georgia Hinkle, R. 1963). Sdlg. R-7. TB, 38" (97 cm). Midseason bloom. Color Class Y1P. Light cream self, lemon haft, cream to lemon beard. Magic Morn' X sib. Wild 1965.

'Southland Grape' (James Burch, R. 1977). Sdlg. 71-6B. TB, 34" (86 cm), Late bloom. Standards dark violet (RHS 83A); Falls dark violet with a gradual fading to full violet (86B) near tip of brilliant bronzy orange beard. 'Royal Heritage' X 'Black Swan'. Burch 1978.

'Royal Heritage' X 'Black Swan'. Burch 1978. photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy

photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

Burch 1978. photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of irisparadise.com

courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris

photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

'Souv. De Mme. Gaudichau' (Millet et Fils, 1914). Tb, 36", Early Midseason. Standards violet; Falls blackish purple; blue and gold beard. Fragrant.

'Souvenir de Loetitia Michaud' (Millet et Fils, 1923). TB. Midseason bloom. Color Class B1L. An even tone of soft lobelia-blue, yellow beard. 'Ricardi' x 'Corrida'. Listed as 'Souv. de Loetitia Michaud' in AIS Check list

'Space Blazer' (James Gibson, R. 1975) Sdlg. 48-1A. TB, 40" (102 cm), E Ruffled and lightly laced lobelia blue over white underlay; white beard tipped fire red. 82- 9WRL: 'Rippling Waters' x sdlgs.) X 81-9AWRL: (sdlgs. x 'Gaily Clad'). Gibson 1976. Honorable Mention

1979.

'Gaily Clad'). Gibson 1976. Honorable Mention 1979. photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of photo

photo courtesy of irisparadise.com

Gibson 1976. Honorable Mention 1979. photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of photo courtesy of bluejiris.com

photo courtesy of

Gibson 1976. Honorable Mention 1979. photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of photo courtesy of bluejiris.com

photo courtesy of bluejiris.com

'Space Viking' ( Ben Hager, R. 1988). Sdlg. T4219-6DkV. TB, 39" (99 cm), M. Dark violet; blue violet beard. T3717DkV: ('Big Valley' x 'Silent Majesty') X 'Titan's Glory'. Roris Gardens 1989.

'Spanish Affair' ( George Shoop, R. 1960) Sdlg. B55-22. TB, 36" (91 cm), M S orange-peach; F light lemon infused orange-peach, darker border; tangerine beard. (( 'Jeb Stuart' x 'Floradora' x ( 'Salmon Shell' x 'Apricot Glory')) X (('Jeb Stuart' x 'Floradora') x ('Salmon Shell' x 'Pink Formal')). Eden Road 1965. High Commendation 1960; Honorable Mention 1965; Judges Choice 1965.

'Spanish Fireball' (Bennett Jones, R. 1994). Sdlg. 88-5. TB, 38" (97 cm), M. S. cadmium orange (HCC 8); F. lemon yellow (4); beards deep carrot red; slight fragrance. 85-5: ((('Orange Chiffon' x (((Shoop 59-6-2 x (591-1 x 'Dream Fashion')) x 'Gypsy Rings' sib) x (918: (591: ('Spanish Affair' x 'Marilyn C') x ('Spanish Affair' x Shoop 58-18)) x Shoop 64-5))) x ((('Bright Butterfly' x 'Dream Fashion') x ('Bright Butterfly' x 'Spanish Gift')) x (((('Marilyn C' x 'Bright Magic') x 591-1) x Shoop 62- 5) x 918-3))) x 'Early Surprise') X 'Fame' Aitken's Salmon Creek 1995.

X 'Fame' Aitken's Salmon Creek 1995. photo courtesy of C & T Iris Patch photo courtesy

photo courtesy of C & T Iris Patch

Salmon Creek 1995. photo courtesy of C & T Iris Patch photo courtesy of photo courtesy

photo courtesy of

Salmon Creek 1995. photo courtesy of C & T Iris Patch photo courtesy of photo courtesy

photo courtesy of Exline Iris Garden

'Spanish Gift' (George Shoop, R. 1964). Sdlg. B60-16-l. TB, 36" (91 cm), M. Color Class-O1, Orange self; deep orange beard. 'Bright Magic' X B55-39. Shoop 1965.

'Spanish Leather' (Schreiner, R. 1985) Sdlg. R 815-B. TB, 35" (89 cm), Early midseason bloom. Lightly ruffled rose, copper, henna and maroon blend with golden dappling highlighting shoulders and broad hafts; old gold blended beard. I 910- 2: (D 824-AA x E 1068-A: ('Calypso Bay' sib x Y 866-A)) X K 891-B:

(('Lime Fizz' x 'Kingdom') x 'New Moon'). Schreiner 1985.

'Spanish Peaks' (Dr. P. A. Loomis, R. 1946) TB, 38". Pure white self, white beard. ('Purissima' x 'Dominion' white seedling) x seedling. Honorable Mention 1948; Award of Merit 1950.

x seedling. Honorable Mention 1948; Award of Merit 1950. photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

of Merit 1950. photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy of Raukawa Irises photo

photo courtesy of Raukawa Irises

of Merit 1950. photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy of Raukawa Irises photo

photo courtesy of Mike Unser

'Sparkling Dew' (Schreiner, R. 1992) Sdlg. S 460-1. TB, 36" (91 cm), L. Laced white (RHS 155C) softly tinted pale lavender; beards yellow, tipped white. 'Visual Arts' X 'Laced Cotton'. Schreiner 1992.

'Sparkling Fountain' (Paul Black, R. 1988). Sdlg. 8580D. TB, 36" (91 cm), M. S. white; white styles; F. medium blue; white beard tipped yellow; slight sweet fragrance. B81-35:

('Betty Simon' x 'Magic Candle') X 83311B: ('Tequila Sunrise' sib x 'Entourage'). Mid-America Gardens

1989.

'Sparkling Sunrise' (Schreiner, R. 1970) Sdlg. Y 1441-A. TB, 35" (89 cm), ML. S. warm rich orange- apricot; F. cool gold with warm tint, almost a hint of chartreuse; deep tangerine-red beard. 'Marilyn C' X

'Celestial Glory'. Schreiner 1970. HM

1972.

C' X 'Celestial Glory'. Schreiner 1970. HM 1972. photo courtesy of Don McQueen photo by Rosalie

photo courtesy of Don McQueen

Schreiner 1970. HM 1972. photo courtesy of Don McQueen photo by Rosalie Figge, via AIS Encyclopedia

photo by Rosalie Figge, via AIS Encyclopedia

1970. HM 1972. photo courtesy of Don McQueen photo by Rosalie Figge, via AIS Encyclopedia photo

photo courtesy of bluejiris.com

'Sparkling Waters' (Robert Schreiner, R. 1959) Sdlg. M-982-A. TB, 35" (89 cm), EM. Light-blue self, near butterfly blue, silvery sheen. ('Helen McGregor' x 'Cahokia') x 'Harbor Blue'. Schreiner 1960. Honorable Mention 1961, Award of Merit 1965.

'Spartan' ( Schreiner, registered 1972). Seedling C 436-1. TB, height 35" (89 cm), mid season bloom. Dark red self, clear red haft; beard same. Seedling X 'Fireball'. Schreiner 1973

'Spatzel' (Paul Blyth, R. 1986). Sdlg. 3-22-A. TB, 36-38" (91-97 cm), EM. S. red-violet; F. white, 3/4" red violet plicata markings on edge; white beard tipped violet. 'Palace Gossip' X 'Woodwine'. Tempo Two 1986/87.

Gossip' X 'Woodwine'. Tempo Two 1986/87. photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of irisparadise.com

Tempo Two 1986/87. photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy

photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy of N Allen

photo courtesy of N Allen of Foxton

'Speak Softly' (Muhlestein, R. 1959) Sdlg. 59-38. TB, 40" (102 cm), M-L. Ivory-cream self; soft-peach beard. (Sib to 'Utah Cream' x 'Spring Sunshine') X (('Gold Ruffles' x 'Pink Tower') x 'Raspberry Ice Cream'). Tell 1960. HM 1963.

'Spectacular Bid' (Don Denney, R. 1981). Sdlg. D74-62. TB, 36" (91 cm). Midseason bloom. Ruffled, smooth red black; self beard. 'Manuel' X 'Royal Trumpeter'. Cottage Gardens 1981.

'Speculator' (Joseph Ghio, R. 1982). Sdlg. 78-256V. TB, 36" (91 cm), ML. Bright maize gold; gold beard. 76- 247N: ('Coffee House' x ('Hi Top' x 70-53P: (('Ponderosa' x 'Travel On') x 'Peace Offering'))) X 'Well Endowed'. Bay View Gardens 1983.

X 'Well Endowed'. Bay View Gardens 1983. photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris

photo courtesy of

Endowed'. Bay View Gardens 1983. photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo

photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

Gardens 1983. photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy of Bluebird

photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

'Speed Limit' ( Larry Lauer, R. 1991). Sdlg. L88-48-1. TB, 38" (97 cm). Early midseason bloom and rebloom. Standards medium blue, white spot; Falls medium blue, white spot below white beard; ruffled, flared; slight fragrance. 'Up Periscope' X 'Marine Luster'. Cottage

1992.

'Spellbreaker' (Schreiner, R. 1991) Sdlg. T 983-2. TB, 36" (91 cm). Midseason late bloom. Ruffled cranberry violet (RHS 77A); beards white, bushy. J 483-1: (E 575-1: (Y 1735-AA: (('Alpenrose' x 'Anthem') x ('Amethyst Flame' x 'Melodrama')) x Y 1734-1: (('Alpenrose' x 'Brigadoon') x ('Amethyst Flame' x 'Melodrama'))) x 'Rondo') X 'Raspberry Frills'. Schreiner 1991. Honorable Mention 1994; Award of Merit 1996 .

'Spice Lord' (Barry Blyth, registered 2001). Seedling F125-2. TB, height 36" (91 cm), mid bloom season. Standards solid light red brown, slight greenish midrib cast; falls creamy white ground, 3/4" sienna red-brown stitched band; beards muted mustard. 'Copatonic' X 'Power Surge'. Keppel, Tempo Two 2002/03.

X 'Power Surge'. Keppel, Tempo Two 2002/03. photo courtesy of bluejiris.com photo Wikimedia Commons by

photo courtesy of bluejiris.com

Keppel, Tempo Two 2002/03. photo courtesy of bluejiris.com photo Wikimedia Commons by Kor!An (Андрей

photo Wikimedia Commons by Kor!An (Андрей Корзун)

of bluejiris.com photo Wikimedia Commons by Kor!An (Андрей Корзун) photo courtesy of C & T Iris

photo courtesy of C & T Iris Patch

'Spiced Custard' (John Weiler, R. 1987). Sdlg. 81-127-1. TB, 32" (81 cm), M-L. S. cream and yellow blend, yellow most prominent near veins; F. burnt orange and cinnamon brown blend; maraschino red beard. 79-83- 7: ( 'Misty Moonscape' x 'Miss Goldilocks') X 79-87-1: ( 'Trudy' x Roe D-10, greenish amoena). Rialto Gardens 1987.

'Spiced Honey' ( Bernard Hamner, R. 1975). Sdlg. 72-11. TB, 36-38" (91-97 cm), Midseason late bloom. Ruffled and lightly laced cinnamon bronze (RHS 165C) self, touch of blue on Falls; yellow-orange beard. 'New Moon' X 'Honey Nectar'. Hamner 1976.

'Spiced Orange' (Schreiner, R. 1986) Sdlg. J 532-1. TB, 32" (81 cm), M. Brilliant deep orange, slightly deeper velvety flush on F.; red orange beard. Unknown parentage. Schreiner 1986.

on F.; red orange beard. Unknown parentage. Schreiner 1986. photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell photo courtesy

photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell

parentage. Schreiner 1986. photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo

photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

1986. photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of Raukawa Irises

'Spiced Tiger' (Brad Kasperek, R. 1994). Seedling 91B-7E. TB, 31" (79 cm). Early bloom. Standards light brown sugar (RHS 165B), butter yellow (2B) at base, lightly splashed with silver white (155C); Falls mahogany (178A) with silver white streaking, shoulders butter yellow overlaid mahogany; beards golden brown; pronounced spicy fragrance; ruffled, crinkled edges. 'Hot Streak' X 'Tiger Honey'. Zebra 1996.

'Spindrift' (Dr. P. A. Loomis, 1929). TB, Midseason bloom. Color Class R4L. 'Seashell' x 'Morocco Rose'. Honorable Mention 1945.

'Spinning Wheel' (D. C. Nearpass, R. 1974). Sdlg. M-72-3. TB, 34" (86 cm), M.S. white ground, pale blue- violet tinted plicata markings; F. white ground, bordered with medium blue-violet plicata markings; bronze beard. J-69-22: ('Dancers Veil' x (('New Adventure' x ('Captured Heart' x 'Melodrama')) x 'Ribbon Round')) X 'Charmed Circle'. Nearpass 1976.

Round')) X 'Charmed Circle'. Nearpass 1976. photo courtesy of Exline Iris Garden photo courtesy of photo

photo courtesy of Exline Iris Garden

Nearpass 1976. photo courtesy of Exline Iris Garden photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven

photo courtesy of

Nearpass 1976. photo courtesy of Exline Iris Garden photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven

photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

'Spirit Raiser' (Schreiner, R. 1979). Sdlg. G 390-AA. TB, 36" (91 cm), Medium season Bloomer. Ruffled deep blue-black self; black-purple beard. A 607 X D 117-A: inv. 'Black Onyx, 'Storm King', 'Sterling Silver'. Schreiner 1979.

'Spirit World' (Keith Keppel, R. 1992). Sdlg. 86-18D. TB, 36" (91 cm), Early to Medium Bloomer. S. 1/8" to 3/8" irregular marguerite yellow (M&P 10-C-1) edge blending to thistle (42-J-7), deepening in center to english violet (44-K-9); F. 1/8" marguerite edge, blended coronation (46-L-8) to velvety cyclamen (47-L- 9) with paler veining, small white area by beards; beards golden poppy (9-L-12) to mikado (2-B-12), paler tip; pronounced sweet fragrance. Involved Parentage

'Splash O' Wine' (R. Vogel, R. 1973). TB, 35" (89 cm), Very Early to early bloom season. White ground, stitched rose-burgundy. 'Henna Stitches' X 'Crinoline'. Bob's Iris 1973. Honorable Mention 1975.

Bob's Iris 1973. Honorable Mention 1975. photo courtesy of N Allen of Foxton photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of N Allen of Foxton

Honorable Mention 1975. photo courtesy of N Allen of Foxton photo courtesy of Pleasants Valley Iris

photo courtesy of Pleasants Valley Iris Farm

1975. photo courtesy of N Allen of Foxton photo courtesy of Pleasants Valley Iris Farm photo

photo courtesy of Matilija Nursery

'Splash Of Raspberry' (Joseph Hoage, R. 1993). Sdlg. H85-14. TB, 36" (91 cm), ML. Raspberry red; beards red. 'Far Corners' X 'Mulled Wine'. Long 1995.

'Splashacata' (Richard Tasco, registered 1997). Seedling 93-41-15. TB, Height 35" (89 cm), mid season bloomer. Standards pallid violet; style arms same, midrib deeper; falls white ground, allover peppering of purple dots more concentrated at edge; beards white, pale violet cast at end, remainder with hairs tipped golden yellow; lightly ruffled. 'Purple Pepper' X 91-04: ('Snowbrook' x Jesse's Song). Superstition 1998. Honorable Mention 2000; Award of Merit 2002; Franklin Cook Cup 2003; Wister Medal 2004; American Dykes

Medal 2005.

'Spotlight' (Robert Schreiner, R. 1952) TB, 40" (102 cm), ML. Yellow self, gold-toned deep yellow, glint of white below beard. 'Goldbeater' x unknown. Schreiner 1952.

below beard. 'Goldbeater' x unknown. Schreiner 1952. photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris

Schreiner 1952. photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris photo courtesy of J Ross photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of J Ross

Schreiner 1952. photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris photo courtesy of J Ross photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of irisparadise.com

'Spreckles' (Schreiner, R. 1979). Sdlg. B2388-1. TB, 35" (89 cm), EM. S. coppery red flush on yellow ground; F. bright yellow ground with red plicata markings; orange beard. 'Cayenne Capers' X R 185-1:

(M1141-A x self). Schreiner 1971.

'Spring Festival' (David Hall, R. 1957). Sdlg. 54-45. TB 37" M. R3L. Standards light pink, Falls medium pink. Sdlg. 51-28 x 'May Hall', Cooley 1958. Honorable Mention

1958.

'Spring Image' ( Ben Hager, R. 1987). Sdlg. T37O8LcLtOc. TB, 32" (81 cm), M. Laced and fluted icy orchid; white beard. 'Pleasure Dome' X 'Monaco'. Roris Gardens 1988.

Dome' X 'Monaco'. Roris Gardens 1988. photo courtesy of J Ross photo courtesy of irisparadise.com

photo courtesy of J Ross

Roris Gardens 1988. photo courtesy of J Ross photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of irisparadise.com

Roris Gardens 1988. photo courtesy of J Ross photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of bluejiris.com

photo courtesy of bluejiris.com

'Spring Kiss' (Paul Black, R. 2000). Sdlg. C39G. TB, 36" (91 cm), EM. S. and style arms medium violet; F. medium violet, center aging to pearl violet, darker blended band, inner haft veined brass; beards gold, wide; ruffled, lightly laced; pronounced sweet fragrance. 'Spring Satin' X 'Goldkist'. Mid-America 2000.

'Spring Parasol' ( Richard Ernst, R. 1993). Sdlg. #F119A. TB, 38" (97 cm), Midseason late bloom. Ruffled, laced bright lavender pink, deeper veining, paler area at tip of light orange beard, slight tan shoulder infusion. 'Afternoon Delight' X Gaulter 81-099, inv. 'Glendale' . Cooley 1992.

'Spring Splendor' (Richard Ernst, R. 1991) Sdlg. F169-90. TB, 38" (97 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards ruffled lavender infused lemon yellow, yellow highlights on edge; Falls pale lavender, yellow laced edge and reverse; beards yellow; ruffled. 'Afternoon Delight' X C142-7: ( 'Ringo' x 'Cranberry Ice' x 'Grand Waltz')). Cooley 1991.

Ice' x 'Grand Waltz')). Cooley 1991. photo courtesy of J Ross photo courtesy of Raukawa Irises

photo courtesy of J Ross

Waltz')). Cooley 1991. photo courtesy of J Ross photo courtesy of Raukawa Irises photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of Raukawa Irises

Waltz')). Cooley 1991. photo courtesy of J Ross photo courtesy of Raukawa Irises photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of Robyn Powell

'Spring Tidings' (George Shoop, R. 1989). Seedling 82-10. TB, height 35" (89 cm). Midseason bloom. Standards ruffled lavender pink; Falls lighter in center, flushed lavender at edge; tangerine pink beard. 79-28 X 'Today's Fashion'. Shoop 1989.

'Squid Squirt' (Brad Kasperek, R. 2001) Seedling 95B-20A. TB, height 34" (86 cm). Midseason bloom. Phlox purple (RHS 75C), violet purple (77A) and beetroot purple (71A) splashes; beards red orange; lightly ruffled, laced; slight fragrance. 'Nigerian Raspberry' X 'Isn't This Something. Zebra 2002. Honorable Mention 2005.

'St. Helen's Wake' (Richard Ernst, R. 1983). Sdlg. R79-112. TB, 42" (107 cm), Midseason bloom. Ruffled and laced blue white, light yellow

shoulders; laced style crests; yellow beard tipped white. 'Millrace' X 'Cherry Jubilee'. Cooley's Gardens

1984.

X 'Cherry Jubilee'. Cooley's Gardens 1984. photo courtesy of Colleen Modra photo courtesy of Country

photo courtesy of Colleen Modra

Cooley's Gardens 1984. photo courtesy of Colleen Modra photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris photo courtesy

photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris

1984. photo courtesy of Colleen Modra photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris photo courtesy of Bluebird

photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

'St. Louis Blues' (Schreiner, R. 1979). Sdlg. G 11-A. TB, 35" (89 cm), L. Heavily ruffled rich medium blue, white area beside near white beard. T 652-A: ('Blue Mountains' x 'Sylvan Stream') X A 137-1. Schreiner 1979.

'Stairway To Heaven' (Larry Lauer, R. 1992). Seedling L87-48-3. TB, height 40" (102 cm). Early to Midseason bloom. Standards creamy off-white; Falls medium blue undertoned lavender; beards white; slight fragrance. 'Edith Wolford' X 'Breakers'. Cottage 1993. Honorable Mention 1995; Award of Merit 1997; Wister Medal 1999; American Dykes Medal 2000.

'Standing Ovation' (John Nelson by Bryce Williamson, R. 1995). TB, 34" (86 cm), M. Lightly ruffled deep watermelon pink self; beards coral red. Inv. 'Wenatchee Valley', 'Glacier Sunset', 'Buffy', 'Coral Comments', 'Pink Sleigh' and 'Pink Taffeta'. Pacific Coast Hybridizers 1990.

and 'Pink Taffeta'. Pacific Coast Hybridizers 1990. photo courtesy of Bluejiris.com photo courtesy of Lyn

photo courtesy of Bluejiris.com

Coast Hybridizers 1990. photo courtesy of Bluejiris.com photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell photo courtesy of Shelley

photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell

Coast Hybridizers 1990. photo courtesy of Bluejiris.com photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell photo courtesy of Shelley

photo courtesy of Shelley Ayers

'Star Fleet' (Keith Keppel, R. 1992). Sdlg. 86-32A. TB, 38" (97 cm). Midseason late bloom. Standards near mulberry purple (M&P 45-J-10); Falls near canterbury purple (43-J- 12), slightly redder on margins, dark rosy brown (47-E-3) haft suffusion; beards tomato red (3-I-12) to orange vermilion (2-G-12), tipped lavender. Involved parentage including 'Arctic Flame', 'Rippling Waters', 'Gypsy Lullaby', 'Touché', 'Marquesan Skies', 'Babbling Brook'), 'Firewater', 'Morning Breeze', 'Intuition', 'Orangerie', 'Lady Friend'. D. & J. Gardens 1993.

'Star Quality' ( Joseph Ghio, R. 1995) Sdlg. 91-132-J2. TB, 35" (89 cm), ML. Rosy garnet self; beards red. Involved parentage including 'Romantic Mood' sib, 'Paris Original' sib, 'Princess', 'Pink Sleigh', 'Opening Round', 'Champagne Music', 'Louise Watts', 'Ghost Story', 'Ponderosa', 'Louise Watts' sib, 'Commentary', 'Claudia Rene', 'New Moon', 'Crystal Dawn', 'Preface' sib, 'Lightning Bolt', 'Caption', 'Classico', 'Datebook', 'Actress'. Bay View 1996. Honorable Mention 2000.

'Star Sailor' (Schreiner, R. 1994). Sdlg. BB 169-2. TB, 36" (91 cm), Early to Late Bloomer. Ruffled light blue (RHS 100C) self; beards yellow, tipped white. W 90-D: (S 26-2:

('Land O' Lakes' x (G 11-1, 'St. Louis Blues' sib, x (D 39-F: ('Tufted Cloud' sib x (('Sparkling Waters' x 'Sierra Skies') x 'Music Maker')) x 'Sailor's Dance'))) x S 20-3: (M 21-1, 'Tide's In' sib, x unknown)) X 'Jean Hoffmeister'. Schreiner 1995.

x unknown)) X 'Jean Hoffmeister'. Schreiner 1995. photo courtesy of bluejiris.com photo courtesy of Country

photo courtesy of bluejiris.com

Schreiner 1995. photo courtesy of bluejiris.com photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris photo courtesy of J

photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris

Schreiner 1995. photo courtesy of bluejiris.com photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris photo courtesy of J

photo courtesy of J Ross

'Star Shine' (Jesse Wills, R. 1947). TB. Midseason/Late bloom. Color Class W6L. A coalition of pearly blue and deep cream and white with an overall iridescent gleam. ('Hermitage' x 'Hernani') x 'Song Of Gold'

'Star Spangled' (Melba Hamblen, R. 1972). Sdlg. H67-12A. TB, 36" (91 cm). Midseason to late bloom. Yellow (RHS 13A) self; beard slightly deeper. 'Royal Gold' x H60- 80: ('Orange Parade' x ('Orange Crush' x 'Glittering Amber')). Mission Bell 1974.

'Star Wars' (E. Roderick, R. 1980) Sdlg. PU7802. TB, 36" (91 cm). Midseason to late bloom. Ruffled indigo blue purple; blue beard. 'Ruffled Ballet' X 'Navy Strut'. Roderick 1981. Honorable Mention 1983, Award of Merit 1985.

Roderick 1981. Honorable Mention 1983, Award of Merit 1985. photo courtesy of Iris City Gardens photo

photo courtesy of Iris City Gardens

Award of Merit 1985. photo courtesy of Iris City Gardens photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris

photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

courtesy of Iris City Gardens photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy of Bluebird

photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

'Starburst' (Chet Tompkins, R. 1967) TB, 44" (112 cm). Midseason late bloom. Brilliant orange-red self with smooth blending of fiery copper throughout; ruffled. 'Donnybrook' X 'Brass Accents'. Fleur de Lis 1967. Honorable Mention 1968.

'Starched Fabric' (Leonard Brummitt, R. 1962) Sdlg. 13y9-l. TB, 36" (91 cm), Midseason to late bloom. Standards white, blue glow inside; Falls white, yellow haft and

beard. 'Cahokia' X 'Golden Alps'. Tell

1965.

'Stardom' (David Hall, R. 1939) TB. Midseason bloom. Color Class S7L. fragrant. ('Dauntless' x 'Rameses', Sass sdlg #3040) x 'May Day'. HM 1940; AM 1943. David Hall 1941.

x 'May Day'. HM 1940; AM 1943. David Hall 1941. photo courtesy of Exline Iris Garden

photo courtesy of Exline Iris Garden

1940; AM 1943. David Hall 1941. photo courtesy of Exline Iris Garden photo courtesy of photo

photo courtesy of

1940; AM 1943. David Hall 1941. photo courtesy of Exline Iris Garden photo courtesy of photo

photo courtesy of irisparadise.com

'Starfrost Pink' (James Gibson, R. 1975). Sdlg. 58-1B. TB, 38" (97 cm), M. Ruffled and laced China rose-pink self; white beard tipped Dutch vermillion. 'Lorna Lee' X 'Pink Taffeta'. Gibson 1976.

'Starina' (Schreiner, R. 1972) Sdlg. D 481-A. TB, 36" (91 cm), ML. Ruffled orchid lavender (RHS 87B) self; near white beard. 'Dream Time' X 'Skywatch'. Schreiner 1974. Honorable Mention 1975.

'Starlight Express' (Schreiner, R. 1994) Sdlg. W 757-3. TB, 34" (86 cm), EM. S. bright canary yellow; F.

white, bright canary yellow hafts and 1/4" edge; beards yellow; ruffled, flared. 1979 Greenie, unknown, X S 659-1, 'Outrageous Fortune' sib. Schreiner 1994. Honorable Mention

1996.

Fortune' sib. Schreiner 1994. Honorable Mention 1996. photo courtesy of J Ross photo courtesy of photo

photo courtesy of J Ross

sib. Schreiner 1994. Honorable Mention 1996. photo courtesy of J Ross photo courtesy of photo courtesy

photo courtesy of

sib. Schreiner 1994. Honorable Mention 1996. photo courtesy of J Ross photo courtesy of photo courtesy

photo courtesy of Raukawa Irises

'Starring' (Joseph Ghio, R. 1999). Seedling U92-5R. TB, height 33" (84 cm), Mid Late bloom season. Standards white; style arms white, gold-fringed crests; falls purple black; beards brick red. 88-180P:

('Notorious' x (('Success Story' x ('Fancy Tales' x 'Alpine Castle')) x (('Persian Smoke' x 'Entourage') x (('Strawberry Sundae' x ('Artiste' x 'Tupelo Honey')) x 'Borderline' sibling)))) X 'Romantic Evening'. Bay View 2000. Honorable Mention 2002; Award of Merit 2004; Wister Medal 2007; Dykes Memorial Medal : 3 place in 2008.

'Starship Enterprise' (Schreiner, registered 1999) Seedling CC 758-B. TB, height 36" (91 cm), mid to late season bloom. Standards crystalline white (RHS 155D), midrib golden yellow; falls light creamy yellow (10A) to white, yellow shoulders, 2" rosy magenta (71B) marginal band; beards golden yellow. Involved parentage including 'Gypsy Woman', 'Lilac Champagne', 'Toll Gate', 'After Dark', 'Alpenrose', 'Whole Cloth', 'Cashmere', 'Broadway Star', 'Giant Rose', 'Maytime', 'Opal Beauty', 'Wine And Roses', 'Champagne Music'. Schreiner 1999. Honorable Mention 2001; Award of Merit 2003.

'Startler' (Schreiner, R. 1978) Sdlg. I 1320-3. TB, 37" (94 cm), M-ML. S. laced white; F. fluted and lightly ruffled white with silvery sheen; red- tangerine beard. C 1534-B: (('Spring Festival' x T 29-3) x 'Christmas Time') X Silver Shower'. Schreiner 1978. Honorable Mention 1980.

Silver Shower'. Schreiner 1978. Honorable Mention 1980. photo courtesy of Raukawa Irises photo courtesy of Country

photo courtesy of Raukawa Irises

Honorable Mention 1980. photo courtesy of Raukawa Irises photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris photo courtesy

photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris

Mention 1980. photo courtesy of Raukawa Irises photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of irisparadise.com

'Stately Art' (J. Terry Aitken, R. 1997). Sdlg. 91T14. TB, 44" (112 cm), Medium Late Bloomer. Medium blue self; beards bright coral red. ('Vivien' x 'Irene Nelson') X (''Secret Cove' x 'Irene Nelson'). Aitken's Salmon Creek 1997

'Staten Island' (K. Smith, 1945) TB. Midseason bloom. Color Class Y9M. 'The Red Admiral' x 'City Of Lincoln'.

'Status Seeker' (Lilly Gartman, R. 1988). Sdlg. 82-24B. TB, 38" (97 cm), Midseason to late bloom. Coral; orange beard. 'Crème De Crème' X 'Smooth Talk'. Roris Gardens 1990.

De Crème' X 'Smooth Talk'. Roris Gardens 1990. photo courtesy of Amazing Iris Garden, Katikati photo

photo courtesy of Amazing Iris Garden, Katikati

1990. photo courtesy of Amazing Iris Garden, Katikati photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo

photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

of Amazing Iris Garden, Katikati photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy of Bluebird

photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

'Stellar Lights' ( J. Terry Aitken, R. 1985). Seedling 80-53A. TB, 38" (97 cm), Mid to very late bloom season and rebloom.Deep blue violet with white spot around white beard. 'Navy Strut' X 'Sea Wolf'. Aitken's Salmon Creek Garden 1986.

'Stepping Out' ( Schreiners, R. 1964). Seedling S 562-A. TB, height 38" (97 cm). Midseason to late bloom. Color Class W2V, Large white areas sharply patterned edges of blue-black-violet. Parentage unknown. Schreiners 1964. Honorable Mention 1965; F. Cook 1966; Judges Choice 1965, 1966; Award of Merit 1967; Nelson Award 1968; American Dykes Medal 1968.

'Sterling Silver' (Steve Moldovan, R. 1961) Sdlg. 60-36. TB, 36" (91 cm). Standards silvery blue-violet; Falls silvery red-violet. Brother Charles 54-15: (sib to 'Celestial Snow') X 'Dr. Wanlass'. Moldovan 1963. High Commendation 1961; Honorable Mention 1964; Award of Merit 1966.

1961; Honorable Mention 1964; Award of Merit 1966. photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo

photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

of Merit 1966. photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo Wikimedia Commons by Kor!An (Андрей

photo Wikimedia Commons by Kor!An (Андрей Корзун)

Haven Iris Garden photo Wikimedia Commons by Kor!An (Андрей Корзун) photo courtesy of Exline Iris Garden

photo courtesy of Exline Iris Garden

'Sterling Stitch' (Sterling Innerst, R. 1983) Sdlg. 1476-1. TB, 36" (91 cm), M. White, trimmed blue; tangerine beard. 'Vanity' X 598-10: ('Wedding Vow' x 'April Melody'). Innerst 1984. HM 1987.

'Stillness' (Barry Blyth, R. 1995). Sdlg. A63-B. TB, 36-38" (91-97 cm), ML. S. creamy apricot; F. creamy white, deepening to creamy apricot toward edge, deeper fall reverse; beards apricot orange, base white; slight musky fragrance. 'Dance Man' X 'Rembrandt Magic'. Tempo Two

1995/96.

'Stop The Music' (Schreiner, R. 1985). Sdlg. M 948-2. TB, 37" (94 cm). Midseason bloom. Standards ruffled uniform wine red; Falls silver white ground stitched bright red, fine red line down center; light gold beard. 'Roundup' X H 1002-A:

(('Wild Apache' x W 1316 AA) x T. Craig #32). Schreiner 1985.

Apache' x W 1316 AA) x T. Craig #32). Schreiner 1985. photo courtesy of photo courtesy

photo courtesy of

1316 AA) x T. Craig #32). Schreiner 1985. photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Colleen Modra

photo courtesy of Colleen Modra

Craig #32). Schreiner 1985. photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Colleen Modra photo courtesy of Bluebird

photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

'Storm Center' (Schreiner, R. 1979) Sdlg. I 164-F. TB, 38" (97 cm), M. Ruffled deep blue-violet self; deep violet beard. D 791-D: (A 671 x 'Matinata') X B 170-B: ('Rococo' x 'Belray'). Schreiner 1979. Honorable Mention 1981.

'Storm Warning' (Bernard

Schreiner, R. 1952) TB, 36" (91 cm). Midseason bloom. Deep claret-violet ("black"), velvet sheen on Falls. 'Down East' X 'Black Forest'. Schreiner 1953. Honorable Mention

1954.

'Stormbringer' (Sergey Loktev, R. 2008) Sdlg. 02-310-3. TB, 45" (115 cm), EM. S. dark beetroot-black; style arms yellow brown, dark beetroot-black crests and midrib; F. near black, darker than S., brown shoulders, brown beetroot pattern on creamy white hafts and on pale lilac- white beside beard; beards white tipped ginger in throat, lilac tipped ginger in middle, violet tipped bronze at end. 'Fancy Woman' X 'Before The Storm'. Loktev 2010.

Woman' X 'Before The Storm'. Loktev 2010. photo courtesy of bluejiris.com photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of bluejiris.com

The Storm'. Loktev 2010. photo courtesy of bluejiris.com photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of Colleen

photo courtesy of irisparadise.com

Loktev 2010. photo courtesy of bluejiris.com photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of Colleen Modra

photo courtesy of Colleen Modra

'Stormy Night' (Schreiner, R. 1983) Sdlg. K 440-8. TB, 42" (107 cm), ML. Heavily ruffled spectrum violet (HCC 7/35); self beard. 'Starina' X 'Navy Strut'. Schreiner 1984.

'Stormy Seas' (William Jones, R. 1979) Sdlg. 75-145K. TB, 36" (91 cm), ML. S. hyacinth blue (RHS 91B), bright plum purple at base of midrib, edge irregularly touched with muted yellow; F. light lobelia blue (91D), fading toward white, edge irregularly touched muted yellow; yellow beard; muted yellow (160C) stylearms; fluted and ruffled. 'Pink Sleigh' X 'Sea Venture'. William Jones 1979.

Stormy Stallion' (Schreiner, R. 1977). Sdlg. F 111-M. TB, 38" (97 cm). Midseason late bloomm.

Tailored glossy purple self with hint

of

deep wine undertone; purple beard.

C

303-C: (W 166A x Y 240-B) X A

588-3: (R 833-1 x 'Tuxedo'). Schreiner 1977.

X A 588-3: (R 833-1 x 'Tuxedo'). Schreiner 1977. photo courtesy of photo courtesy of photo

photo courtesy of

(R 833-1 x 'Tuxedo'). Schreiner 1977. photo courtesy of photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Selina’s

photo courtesy of

(R 833-1 x 'Tuxedo'). Schreiner 1977. photo courtesy of photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Selina’s

photo courtesy of Selina’s Iris Garden

'Stradivarius' (William Maryott, R. 1984) Sdlg. G205. TB, 37" (94 cm). Midseason bloom. Heavily ruffled brown; self beard. Ghio 76-115:

('Veneer' sib x San Jose) X E9A:

(('West Coast' x 'Sunny Delight') x 'Coffee House'). Maryott's Gardens

1985.

'Stratagem' (Joseph Ghio, R. 1988) Sdlg. 83-88N2. TB, 40" (102 cm), Midseason late bloom. Toasted watermelon, red shoulders on Falls; red beard. 81-104WW: (78-221:

(('Flareup' x 73-122Z: ('Hi Top' x (('Ponderosa' x 'Travel On') x 'Peace Offering'))) x 76-37F: ('Ballet In Orange' x 73-122Z)) x 77-39H:

(('Entourage' x 'Mandolin') x ('Old Flame' x 'Pink Angel'))) X 'Originality'. Bay View Gardens 1989. Honorable Mention 1992.

'Strawberry Sensation' (Loleta Powell, R. 1980). Seedling 76-32. TB, height 35" (89 cm), Early to late bloom. bloom. Ruffled strawberry pink; red beard. 'Camelot Hues' X 'Two Pinks'. Powell's Gardens 1978.

Hues' X 'Two Pinks'. Powell's Gardens 1978. photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Robyn Powell photo

photo courtesy of

Pinks'. Powell's Gardens 1978. photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Robyn Powell photo courtesy of Bluebird

photo courtesy of Robyn Powell

Powell's Gardens 1978. photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Robyn Powell photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven

photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

'Street Dancer' (Barry Blyth, R. 1985). Sdlg. Q74-1. TB, 36" (91 cm), E-M. S. champagne, dusted lilac at midrib; F. velvety royal purple, 1/8" lavender edge; tangerine apricot beard. 'Magic Man' X 'Coffee House'. Tempo Two 1985/86.

'Striking' (Joyce Meek, R. 1991) Sdlg. 55-1-6. TB, 34" (86 cm). Midseason late bloom. Standards white, heavily stitched orchid; Falls white; beards white, tipped coral; lightly ruffled. 473-1-3: ('Deanna Darcy' x 'Candace') X 'Lingering Love'. D. & J. Gardens 1991.

'Striped Jade' (John Weiler, R. 1983) Sdlg. 75-45-2A. TB, 38" (97 cm), M. Pale yellow; self beard; striped variegated foliage; slight sweet fragrance. 'White King' X 'Tinsel Town'. Rialto Gardens 1984.

King' X 'Tinsel Town'. Rialto Gardens 1984. photo courtesy of Colleen Modra photo courtesy of Country

photo courtesy of Colleen Modra

Town'. Rialto Gardens 1984. photo courtesy of Colleen Modra photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris photo

photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris

Town'. Rialto Gardens 1984. photo courtesy of Colleen Modra photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris photo

photo courtesy of

'Suave' (Schreiner, R. 1980) Sdlg. 1370-1. TB, 40" (102 cm), EM. S. buff yellow with blue halation; F. rich purple; old gold beard. D 720-C: ((R 417-A x 'Edenite') x (P 590-2 x 'Ruby Mine')) X (('After Dark' x T 96-1) x 'Margarita'). Schreiner 1980.

'Success Story' ( Joseph Ghio, R. 1986). Sdlg. 81-16F. TB, 34" (86 cm), EM. S. light blue; F. bright red violet; light yellow beard. 'Alpine Castle' X 76-52M: ('Gay Parasol' x 'Mystique'). Bay View Gardens 1987.

'Sudden Impact' (Richard Tasco, R. 1996). Seedling 91-01-03. TB, Height 39" (99 cm), Medium Late season Bloomer. Heavily ruffled medium blue self, aging paler silvery blue; beards light blue. 'Dusky Challenger' X 'Ruffled Goddess'. Superstition

1997.

X 'Ruffled Goddess'. Superstition 1997. photo courtesy of Don McQueen photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell

photo courtesy of Don McQueen

Superstition 1997. photo courtesy of Don McQueen photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell photo courtesy of The

photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell

Superstition 1997. photo courtesy of Don McQueen photo courtesy of Lyn Chappell photo courtesy of The

photo courtesy of The Iris Boutique

'Sue Ellen' (Duane Meek, R. 1983). Sdlg. B262-8-7. TB, 35" (89 cm). Midseason to late bloom. Standards clear medium pink; Falls deeper coral pink at hafts, lighter area below deep coral beard; ruffled and laced. B45-1- 3: (Gatty D90-1: ('Princess' x 'Pink Sleigh') x V. Wood 7528) X 'Blond Goddess'. D. & J. Gardens 1983.

'Sugar Magnolia' (Schreiner, registered 1998). Seedling DD 1247- 1. TB, height 35" (89 cm), early to mid season bloom. Standards white (RHS 155D); style arms pink; falls bright venetian pink (49B); beards tangerine red. 1987 #15, unknown, X AA 1493-2: (T 820-A: ('Flamingo Way' x ((A 1287-AA x 'Sunset Snows') x (('Champagne Music' x (R1052-2 x 'Christmas Time')) x ('Orchid Brocade' x ('Annabel Lee' sibling x 'Emma Cook'))))) x 'Beachgirl'). Schreiner 1998. Honorable Mention 2000.

'Sugartime' (Duane Meek, R. 1983). Sdlg. B10-1-4. TB, 36" (91 cm). Midseason late bloom. Ruffled and lightly laced deep lavender orchid with pink cast; self beard. 'Pink Sleigh' X 'Blue Luster'. D. & J. Gardens 1983.

X 'Blue Luster'. D. & J. Gardens 1983. photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo

photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

Gardens 1983. photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy of Raukawa Irises photo courtesy

photo courtesy of Raukawa Irises

photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy of Raukawa Irises photo courtesy of Bluebird

photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

'Suky' ( Clarence Mahan, R. 1988). Seedling 186-1. TB, height 37" (94 cm), Early to mid bloom season. Standards white, flushed light violet (RHS 86B) around edge, violet midrib; falls medium to deep violet (83B), very large pure white zonal area extending from hafts to nearly halfway down; white beard, yellow deep in throat; ruffled; pronounced spicy fragrance. 'Violet Miracle' X 'Victoria Falls'. Iris Pond 1991.

'Sulgrave' (Henry Randall, R. 1949) TB. Midseason bloom. Color Class S9M. 'Campfire Glow' x seedling.

'Sultan's Daughter' (Barry Blyth, R. 1995). Sdlg. A166-4. TB, 36" (91 cm), M. S. biscuit to beige, flushed rose; F. plush ruby, lighter edge; beards old gold; slight musky fragrance. 'Town Gossip' X 'Supreme Sultan'. Tempo Two 1995/96

Gossip' X 'Supreme Sultan'. Tempo Two 1995/96 photo courtesy of Colleen Modra photo courtesy of photo

photo courtesy of Colleen Modra

Sultan'. Tempo Two 1995/96 photo courtesy of Colleen Modra photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Robyn

photo courtesy of

Sultan'. Tempo Two 1995/96 photo courtesy of Colleen Modra photo courtesy of photo courtesy of Robyn

photo courtesy of Robyn Powell

'Sultry Mood' ( Schreiner, R. 1989) Sdlg. T 847-1. TB, 36" (91 cm), M. Lightly ruffled cerise purple (RHS 74B). K 451-A: (D 302-4: ( 'Dream Time' x A 973-1) x 'Séance') X K 496-A: ( 'Elizabeth Stuart' x E 690: ( 'Flaming Heart' x 'Pink Horizon')). Schreiner 1989. Honorable Mention

1991.

'Summer Fiesta' (Schreiner, R. 1989). Sdlg. R 310-1. TB, 30" (102 cm), EM. S. creamy yellow (RHS 2C); F. rose violet (58A), lighter around yellow beard; lightly ruffled. L 851-3: (G 274-A: (A 1064-A x 'Margarita') x I 648-2: ('Breaking Dawn' x G 758-A)) X 'Lorilee'. Schreiner 1989.

'Summer Silk' (James Gibson, R. 1970). Sdlg. 27-5G. TB, 38" (97 cm), M. Ruffled light orange-buff self; red-orange beard. 'April Melody' X 2- 2PLB. Cooley's 1971.

beard. 'April Melody' X 2- 2PLB. Cooley's 1971. photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo

photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

1971. photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy of Elladan McLeester photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of Elladan McLeester

courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy of Elladan McLeester photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven

photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

'Summer Song' (Nesmith, R. 1950). TB 40" M. OY1. Orange-buff self. (S & R Summer Song, Nesmith, R. 1948, N.). ('Sunset Serenade' x 'Sequatchie') X 'Bryce Canyon'. Fairmount 1951. HM 1952.

'Summer Sun' (Tom Craig, R. 1951). TB 40" M. Y1. Self of deep yellow. ('Berkeley Gold' x 'Tobacco Road') X ('Ola Kala' x 'Cascade Splendor')., Craig 1951.

'Summer Sunshine' (James Gibson, R. 1971). Sdlg. 83-6A. TB, 35" (89 cm), M. S. copper; F. light yellow ground, white signal patch, copper rim; orange beard; ruffled. 68-2PB:

(('Henna Stitches' x 'Wild Ginger') x sib) X 37-4PL. Gibson 1972.

x 'Wild Ginger') x sib) X 37-4PL. Gibson 1972. photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of irisparadise.com

x sib) X 37-4PL. Gibson 1972. photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of

x sib) X 37-4PL. Gibson 1972. photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris

'Sun Dappled' (O. David Niswonger, R. 1983) Sdlg. 36-79. TB, 32" (81 cm). Early bloom. Standards white, slightly flushed yellow; Falls ruffled yellow; white beard tipped marigold. 2-72: (92-69: ('Java Dove' x (('Happy Birthday' x 'Glittering Amber') x 'Marilyn C')) x 'Sunset Snows') X 18- 77('Coral Strand' x 'Peach Spot'). Cape Iris 1984. Honorable Mention

1987.

'Sun Fire' (Melba Hamblen, R. 1976). Sdlg. H71-78A. TB, 36" (91 cm). Midseason to late bloom. Standards yellow-orange (RHS 16B), flushed pink at midrib; Falls yellow- orange, near white center area; orange-red beard; orange-pink crests. 'Summer Dawn' X 'Hilight'. Mission Bell 1977.

'Sun Fun' (Thomas Johnson, registered 2002). Seedling P19A. TB, height 37" (94 cm), mid season bloom. Standards bright medium yellow, darker fine texture veining, rim gilt; style arms yellow; falls white, fine yellow texture veining, medium yellow haft and narrow band; beards yellow; ruffled; slight musky fragrance. 'Hollywood Blonde' X 'Goldkist'. Mid-America 2002

Blonde' X 'Goldkist'. Mid-America 2002 photo courtesy of bluejiris.com photo courtesy of Bluebird

photo courtesy of bluejiris.com

Mid-America 2002 photo courtesy of bluejiris.com photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy

photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

2002 photo courtesy of bluejiris.com photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy of Don

photo courtesy of Don McQueen

'Sun Miracle' (Schreiner, R. 1967) Sdlg. W 474-AA. TB, 36" (91 cm), M. Absolute self of even color pure gold, canary yellow (RHS canary yellow), very smooth; even yellow beard. 'Olympic Torch' X R 272-2:

('Golden Blaze' x M1158-A:

('Country Butter' x 'Golden Sunshine')). Schreiner 1967.

'Sun Power' (Thomas Johnson, registered 2003). Seedling P19BB. TB, height 35" (89 cm), mid season bloom. Standards and style arms medium yellow; falls white, with medium yellow haft and wide diffuse band, remainder with light yellow wash and texture veining; beards bright yellow; heavily ruffled; slight musky fragrance. 'Hollywood Blonde' X 'Goldkist'. Mid-America 2004.

'Sun Toasted' (James Gibson, R. 1976) Sdlg. 44-3A. TB, 38" (97 cm), M S. Indian yellow; F. white ground, garnet specks and lines along rim; prominent thumbprints of rich garnet- brown, garnet centerline; brownish yellowbeard; ruffled and laced. 'Honey Lace' X 'Anon'. Gibson 1977. Honorable Mention 1979.

X 'Anon'. Gibson 1977. Honorable Mention 1979. photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of irisparadise.com

Honorable Mention 1979. photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of Schreiner’s Iris Gardens photo courtesy

photo courtesy of Schreiner’s Iris Gardens

courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of Schreiner’s Iris Gardens photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

'Sun Worshiper' ( Ben Hager, R. 1972). Sdlg. T2119. TB, 36" (91 cm), M. Deep yellow self; yellow beard. 'Western Sun' X 'Golden Wings'. Melrose Gardens 1972.

'Sunburst' (Sidney B. Mitchell, R. 1937) TB. Midseason bloom, Color Class Y4D. ('Alta California') x (('Shekinah' x 'Argentina') x ('Alcazar' x 'Esplendido')). Salbach 1937.

'Sunday Silk' ( Chet Tompkins, R. 1962) Sdlg. 58-2M. TB, 39" (99 cm), VL. Light violet-pink; red beard. 'Cameo Coral' X 'May Hall'. Fleur de Lis 1962.

Coral' X 'May Hall'. Fleur de Lis 1962. photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo

photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

X 'May Hall'. Fleur de Lis 1962. photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy

photo courtesy of

X 'May Hall'. Fleur de Lis 1962. photo courtesy of Bluebird Haven Iris Garden photo courtesy

photo courtesy of

'Sunkist Delight' (O. David Niswonger, R. 1995). Sdlg. 92-91. TB, 36" (91 cm), ML. S. light yellow, flecked deeper; style arms light yellow, crest deeper; F. white ground, wide deep golden yellow rim, yellow flecks; beards deep yellow. 'Sunkist Frills' X 38-88: ('Halo in Yellow' x 'Peach Band'). Cape Iris 1995.

'Sunny Bubbles' (William Maryott,

R. 1992). Sdlg. P132BST. TB, 38"

(97 cm), Midseason bloom. Medium bright yellow, Falls with slightly lighter center; beards yellow; heavily ruffled; pronounced sweet fragrance. 'Radiant Energy' X 'Blowtorch'. Maryott 1993.

'Sunny Peach' (Paul Black, R.

1998). Sdlg. A59A. TB, 32" (81 cm),

L. S. pinkish peach, rim darker; style

arms pinkish peach; F. salmon peach; beards orange; ruffled; slight musky fragrance. 'Victorian Frills' X 'Good Show'. Mid-America 1998.

Frills' X 'Good Show'. Mid-America 1998. photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris

Mid-America 1998. photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris photo courtesy

photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris

1998. photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris photo courtesy of Country Delight Iris photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of irisparadise.com

'Sunny Splendor' (Schreiner, R. 1964) Sdlg. R-238-A . TB, 35" (89 cm), M-L. Pure lemon-yellow self. ('Nankeen' x 'Inca Chief') X ('Country Butter' x 'Golden Sunshine'). Schreiner 1965. Honorable Mention

1967.

'Sunnydale' (Robert Schreiner, R. 1959) Sdlg. L-637-2. TB, 33" (84 cm), E-M. Pale lemon-yellow self. Sdlg. I-127: (F-315 x 'New Snow') x Hall white sdlg. Schreiner 1959. Honorable Mention 1961.

'Sunnyside Delight' (Schreiner, registered 2002). Seedling HH 1344- 1. TB, height 37" (94 cm), mid season bloom. Standards and style arms mimosa yellow (RHS 8C); falls rosy magenta (78B), narrow buff lavender rim; beards yellow. 'Jazzed Up' X CC 760-B, 'Bold Fashion' sibling. Schreiner 2002.

X CC 760-B, 'Bold Fashion' sibling. Schreiner 2002. photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of

photo courtesy of irisparadise.com

sibling. Schreiner 2002. photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of Schreiner’s Iris Gardens photo courtesy

photo courtesy of Schreiner’s Iris Gardens

2002. photo courtesy of irisparadise.com photo courtesy of Schreiner’s Iris Gardens photo courtesy of Raukawa Irises

photo courtesy of Raukawa Irises

'Sunray' (David Hall, R. 1948) Sdlg. #41-45. TB. Midseason bloom. Color Class Y4L. #41-45 x 'Floradora'.

'Sunray Reflection' ( Richard Ernst,

R. 1993). Sdlg. F112-7. TB, 38" (97

cm), Midseason late bloom. Standards lemon yellow; Falls white with 1/4" lemon yellow rim and shoulders; beards yellow; ruffled, lightly laced; slight sweet fragrance.

'Afternoon Delight' X Gaulter 81-74, inv. 'Glendale'. Cooley 1992.