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■ (SPEC) 'Doubly Stylish'

2010, Schmieder

'Doubly Stylish' ( Barbara and David Schmieder, R. 2009). Seedling #01CR-74-1. SPEC (cristata), 5.5" (14 cm). Late midseason bloom. Style arms violet blue (RHS 91B); falls violet blue (94 C), darker (89C) bordering signal, signal white, contains 7/8 inch strip of 2 mostly white edge crests and 1 yellow orange (20A) central crest; no Standards, 6 falls, 6 style arms, well formed but imperfectly placed. Parentage unknown. Joe Pye Weed 2010. Honorable Mention 2013; Award of Merit 2015.

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Joe Pye WeedPhoto by AIS ArchivesUnique form of Iris cristata


From Joe Pye Weed catalog, 2010: DOUBLY STYLISH - SPEC-cristata. Barbara and David Schmieder (Seedling No. 01CR-74-1) 5.5", ML. Barbara and David gave this iris the perfect name as it has six light blue-violet falls and six to nine pearly blue styles. No standards! A lovely double flower in traditional cristata colors with clean white signals, dark blue halos and yellow-orange crests tipped in white. A vigorous plant and heavy bloomer - potted. $20.00

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  • Unique form of Iris cristata 'Doubly Stylish', 6 falls and with the style arms doubled. (Schmieder, R. 2009)::
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Doubly_Stylish_Schafer-Sacks_garden_Sacks_pic_5-12-2009.jpgjpg Doubly_Stylish_Schafer-Sacks_garden_Sacks_pic_5-12-2009.jpg manage 74 K 28 Feb 2011 - 03:29 Main.ism+dhs Joe Pye Weed's garden, pic by Jan Sacks, 5-12-2009.
Iris_cristata_Doubly_Stylish_overheadView_05-23-2022rs125a.jpgjpg Iris_cristata_Doubly_Stylish_overheadView_05-23-2022rs125a.jpg manage 604 K 14 Oct 2022 - 20:23 MarkMcD Unique form of Iris cristata 'Doubly Stylish', 6 falls and with the style arms doubled. (Schmieder, R. 2009):
doublystylish02.jpgjpg doublystylish02.jpg manage 101 K 05 Jan 2015 - 16:18 TerryLaurin Photo by AIS Archives
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