Help ID this Iris

plantgnome(6b//7)May 16, 2012

I planted this about 7 years ago and lost the tag-can anyone help me ID the name of it?

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wieslaw59

Could be Rustler( a little dark on the falls, may be the lighting)

    Bookmark   May 16, 2012 at 10:24AM
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plantgnome(6b//7)

You could be right-lighting here stinks cause its cloudy again. thanks a bunch

    Bookmark   May 16, 2012 at 10:32AM
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hosenemesis(SoCal Sunset 19 USDA 8b)

It could be, but I don't know. Take a look at Cherokee Nation, Copatonic, Rustler, Cayenne Capers, Bad Cad, Masai Warrior, Burnt Crisp, and Witch of Endor. There are others as well- it's so hard to tell these apart (for me, anyway). I think Rustler is a bit redder, but I don't grow it.
Renee

    Bookmark   May 16, 2012 at 8:46PM
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plantgnome(6b//7)

Hi hosenemesis
I checked all those that you listed and most are too red especially the falls, Burnt Crisp is too yellowish, Cayenne Capers has very speckled falls. The only one close is Copatonic whose parent was Rustler. Thanks for your info tho.

    Bookmark   May 17, 2012 at 12:10AM
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