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War Sails

Schreiner 1983/1984

TB ML to L 42″

From Schreiner’s Iris Lovers Catalog 1986.  “Here we have a welcome newcomer to the red color class. War Sails possesses a uniquely different red shade best described as a spicy brick red. No other red Iris even approaches this color. Very tall stems with three wide spaced branches , 8 buds, Good plant habits in vigor, stem and growth. HC 1983.”
Light red, shaded strawberry roan; large rose brown beard. Unknown parentage.  

Iris Class:Bearded
Bearded Class:Tall Bearded
Age:1980-1989
Fall Color:Red/Maroon
Standard Color:Red/Maroon
Pattern:Self
Beard Color:Bronze
Hybridizer:Schreiner
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