See Show Calender


You are here: Iris Wiki>Ji Web>JiAkafukurin (23 Apr 2020, Harloiris)Edit Attach

■(JI) 'Akafukurin'

1900-1910, Toko-en

'Akafukurin' ( Todashi Kamijima, 1900-1910) JI. Single. Color Class-6.

See below:



From Fairmount Gardens catalog, 1942: AKAFUKURIN (Toko-en 1900-1910) Sgl. Pure white back-ground with a border of rosy pink. Early flowering and delightful. $2.00
From Flowerfield Bulb Farm catalog 1956: AKAFUKURIN (Yokahama). Pure white trimmed or edged with deep red-purple. The small rounded standards, the style columns and crests, and the gracefully drooping falls all show the same edging of color. This is a rare variety. Each $3, Three $6, Doz. $18.
From Marx Gardens catalog, 1955: AKU-FUKURIN (Red Border) Each $1.50. A beautiful single of utmost charm and daintiness. Large white falls are dotted and trimmed in rosy purple. Erect standards are white with a hairline border of red purple. A parent of some of our best new things.

Please do not enter images that are not your own without owners' permission, this is against Wiki policy

"Although the Encyclopedia is free to all, it is supported by Emembership in AIS, If you would like to help sustain this reference, for $15 you can become an Emember, click here."

Interested in Japanese Irises? Please visit the: Society for Japanese Irises website.

To Report errors do not use comment box but contact the Iris Encyclopedia Photo Manager or Iris Encyclopedia Manager Comment box is reserved for added information about the topic.

Your Observations Are Valued. Please make note of bud count, branching, purple based foliage and bloom time, etc. Because these are affected by climate, note date, year and geographic location and write these and other comments in the comment box below.


-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
akafukurin1.JPGJPG akafukurin1.JPG manage 70 K 22 Apr 2020 - 19:24 UnknownUser Photo scanned from the 1939-Robert Wayman-Rare Irises & Peonies catalogue by Terry Laurin
Topic revision: r7 - 23 Apr 2020, Harloiris
This site is powered by FoswikiCopyright © by the contributing authors. All material on this collaboration platform is the property of the contributing authors.
Ideas, requests, problems regarding Iris Wiki? Send feedback