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■(TB) 'Flammenschwert'

1920, Goos & Koenemann

'Flammenschwert' (Goos and Koenemann, R. 1921). TB, Midseason bloom. Color class Y9D. Slightly fragrant. Goos & Koenemann in 1920, Frank Koehler 1920a.

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References

Awaiting original catalog description
From Gartenschoenheit 14: 8, 156. August 1933 with illustration, George Bunyard & Co, Ltd. 1938; Wass 1938; AAA 149.; Award of Merit, Royal Horticultural Society 1929; Gardening Illustrated 51: 630. 14 September 1929.
 
From Indian Spring Farms catalog,k 1927: FLAMMENSCHWERT (Goos &. Koenemann 1920). "Flaming Sword. S. bright yellow; F. velvety brown, with a yellow border. A vigorous and free flowering variety similar to Marsh Marigold, Inca and Maori King. 30 inches. $1.00 each; $2.50 for 3.
From Bonnewitz catalog, 1926: FLAMMENSCHWERT (Goos & Koenemann) $2.50. S. empire yellow; F. velvety brown with yellow border. This variety came from the same hybridizer as Iris King, and is very much like that famous old variety, but it has not yet displaced it. Some experts think it has better size and clearer color tone.

Culture

Quick Summary of Cultural Directions

FURTHER CULTURAL INFORMATION Sort
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.

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07

Synonyms

Flamenschwert; Flammenswert; Flaming Sword; Flammerschwert.

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-- LoicT - 2009-12-03
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Flammenschwert.JPGJPG Flammenschwert.JPG manage 52 K 14 Feb 2011 - 21:53 IrisP http://irisparadise.com/Iris/Seiten/historscheZuechter/en/index.htm
FlammenschwertHIPS.jpgjpg FlammenschwertHIPS.jpg manage 23 K 18 Feb 2012 - 00:43 Main.Betsy881 Photo Courtesy of HIPS
Flammenschwert_1921_Goos_and_Koeneman_TB.JPGJPG Flammenschwert_1921_Goos_and_Koeneman_TB.JPG manage 51 K 03 Dec 2009 - 14:40 Main.tasquierloic Photo taken in the Netherlands - Zone 7 by Loïc Tasquier
flammenschwert01.JPGJPG flammenschwert01.JPG manage 586 K 14 May 2018 - 21:49 Main.TLaurin Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
flammenschwert02.JPGJPG flammenschwert02.JPG manage 615 K 14 May 2018 - 21:51 Main.TLaurin Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
flammenschwert03.JPGJPG flammenschwert03.JPG manage 548 K 14 May 2018 - 21:53 Main.TLaurin Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
flammenschwert04.JPGJPG flammenschwert04.JPG manage 155 K 26 Dec 2021 - 13:03 Main.TLaurin Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
flammenschwert040.JPGJPG flammenschwert040.JPG manage 181 K 26 Dec 2021 - 13:04 Main.TLaurin Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
flammenschwert041.JPGJPG flammenschwert041.JPG manage 191 K 26 Dec 2021 - 13:04 Main.TLaurin Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
flammenschwert1-10.jpgjpg flammenschwert1-10.jpg manage 64 K 13 Sep 2015 - 23:23 Main.mikeu Photo by Mike Unser
flammenschwert1-16.jpgjpg flammenschwert1-16.jpg manage 265 K 21 Aug 2016 - 06:27 Main.mikeu Photo taken at Presby Memorial Iris Gardens by Mike Unser
flammenschwert2-11.jpgjpg flammenschwert2-11.jpg manage 39 K 13 Sep 2015 - 23:23 Main.mikeu Photo by Mike Unser
flammenschwert2-16.jpgjpg flammenschwert2-16.jpg manage 177 K 21 Aug 2016 - 06:27 Main.mikeu Photo taken at Presby Memorial Iris Gardens by Mike Unser
flammenschwert3-08.jpgjpg flammenschwert3-08.jpg manage 35 K 13 Sep 2015 - 23:23 Main.mikeu Photo by Mike Unser
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