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This topic is under construction; Help us construct a list of these irises. Related links….. History of Irises; Previous Decade; Next decade


Species discovered during this decade were:

1870.....This decade 13 species; 92 cumulative

By 1877 Baker in his summary of the Iridaceae, the Iris family, enumerated 77 species of Iris and 18 species in other genera that were later included in the genus Iris. See Baker's treatment from the Journal of the Linnean Society.


cultivars introduced during this decade were:

1875: 1877:

Literature for this Decade


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Scientists/Explorers naming Irises were:

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Hybridizers breeding Irises were:

For More Information on Historic Irises visit the HIPS website at

-- BobPries - 2010-12-06
Topic revision: r22 - 25 Dec 2023, BobPries
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