King of Kings

Steve Varner 1982
Iris Class:
Siberian
Age:
1980-1989
Fall Color:
White
Standard Color:
White
Hybridizer:
Varner
Rarity:
GG eligible - protected

Full Description

SIB, height 33″ (84 cm), Midseason to late bloom. White with green veining, green shaft on falls. ‘Ode To Love’ X ‘Illini Encore’. Illini Iris 1983. Honorable Mention 1985; Award of Merit 1988; Morgan-Wood Medal 1990.

From AIS Bulletin #249, April 1983:  (Ode to Love X Illini Encore), 33″, ML. Terminal and branch, 4 buds. Vigorous, large, wide white self with faint green veining and green shaft. Lightly ruffled, waved and flared. Harley Briscoe calls it my best Siberian.