See New TB Image Gallery


You are here: Iris Wiki>TbAthruE Web>TallBearded>TbAntiqueBand (08 Feb 2023, Harloiris)Edit Attach

■(TB) 'Antique Band'

1982, Rudolph

'Antique Band' (Nate Rudolph, R. 1980). Seedling 77-17. TB, 29" (74 cm), Early bloom. Standards chrome yellow; falls white, wide chrome yellow edge; chrome yellow beard. Seedling 73-85: (seedling 68-54 x 'Lemon Mist') X 'Chartreuse Ruffles'. Klehm Nursery 1982. High Commendation 1980 (under name).

See below:


From AIS Bulletin #244 January 1982 Introducing ANTIQUE BAND - Sdlg. 77-17. (73-85: (68-54 x Lemon Mist) X Chartreuse Ruffles). TB, 31", E. Wide, upright standards are chrome yellow, very ruffled. The 3" wide, ruffled, flaring falls are white, with a wide chrome yellow edge. Chrome yellow beards and styles. Four branches with seven or more buds. Plant habits are excellent. Fertile both ways. $25.00. Klehm Nursery.


Quick Summary of Cultural Directions

Hardiness Zones 4-8 for most varieties, Some cultivars tolerate colder, others tolerate warmer zones (please comment in comment box with your location if this cultivar grows well in zone 3, 4, 9, or 10.)
Exposure Prefers full sun for optimal performance, may still bloom in half-day shade
Water: Prefers well drained good garden soil, Tolerant of dry conditions in established plants, Intolerant of swampy conditions.
PH Prefers Neutral to basic solis 6.1 to 8.5, quite toleranr of more extreme conditions
Fertilizer Prefers rich conditions on relatively inorganic soils.

BobPries - 21 Apr 2019

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 Tall Bearded Iris? Please visit the: Tall Bearded Iris Society 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.


-- BetsyHiggins - 2010-09-16
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
AntiqueBandHG.jpgjpg AntiqueBandHG.jpg manage 58 K 19 Mar 2012 - 18:15 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Hornbaker Gardens
Topic revision: r11 - 08 Feb 2023, 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