A new and exciting combination of colours! Soft rosy buff standards. Bright pink-purple falls with a large cream centre embellished with a long, thick and bright orange-red beard. Medium-sized flowers harmoniously displayed on perfectly branched stems.
Pure white standards, white falls with a wide deep blue-violet border and discreet clear yellow beards. It has inherited its horizontal falls from its father "Deltaplane". Strongly ruffled. A real novelty, unique in our collection.
The cross "Chevalier de Malte" with "Conjuration" has given us many good seedlings, "Aurélie" is one of them. It has white standards with lavender on their edges and flaring purple-violet falls with a large white centre. The thick red beard ends in a white spur. Well-branched stalks. Winner at the Florence iris competition in 2007.
Flowers of immense size (17 cm in diameter) showing a new colour pattern. The standards with finely serrated edges are creamy peach and the white falls have a unique pink-purple border (4 cm wide). Bright tangerine beards bring more light to this colour carnival. Round flowers moderately ruffled.
A new iris coloured in soft tints: clear pink standards and white falls with a delicate rosy amethyst border (1 cm wide). Bright red beards. Generous flowerer with at least 9 buds per stalk and good growth habits.
"Tiger Honey" is an iris with "broken colours". Its butterscotch standards are randomly streaked in golden yellow. The flaring falls, laced and ruffled, are copiously striped in streaks and blotches of tan, white and mustard yellow.
An elegant descendant of the excellent "Crowned Heads". Light blue standards and snow white falls with just a touch of greenish yellow near the sunshine yellow beards. Particularly attractive flowers with little ruffling. Vigorous growth.
Soft lemon yellow standards, more intense at their base, white to cream falls with a wide deep violet-blue border, spreading towards the centre. Pale orange beards edged with yellow. The numerous flowers (up to 11) are enlivened by regularly-spaced waved edges and the stalks are perfectly branched. One of the best, if not the best, of this combination of colours.
A wonderful bubbling exuberance is evoked by the wavy shape of the flowers. Rosy cream standards and cream falls edged with amethyst. The wide, tufted, coral red beards, are really astonishing. Low branching stems with an average of 8 buds. In short: very original.
Pale pink standards discretely edged with pale lavender, mid-violet falls with a central creamy-white line. Tangerine beards surrounded with white. "Garnement" is the brother of "Irisades" which was introduced in 2008 and has a similar very modern shape with firm, almost horizontal falls. Sturdy stems carrying an average of 8 buds.
Soft yellow standards slightly amber at their tips, falls bearing a big white centre edged with amethyst pink. Orange-yellow beards edged with the same yellow as the standards. Medium-sized flowers, well balanced and waved. A bright, cheerful colour combination.
Very big flowers whose standards have a faint blue tinge on opening, quickly becoming pure white. Rounded, nearly horizontal falls, pure white with a wide bold blue-violet border (15 to 20 mm). Distinct, clearly visible, red beard. Robust standards and a balanced stalk (7 buds per stem). Moderately ruffled.
Something delicate: as much for the modest size of its flowers as for its pastel colouring. Soft pink standards and white falls with a fine light violet border, plicata-style. Long thick, very visible coral beards. Numerous flowers (average of 10), branching out in candelabra-style.
Light lavender-grey standards, darker at their base. Greenish yellow falls near the bright yellow beards, then creamy white. It looks like a reverse amoena in most unusual tints. Good grower and flowers of excellent shape.
Lilac-white standards on opening, then becoming pure white. Pure white falls with a clear bright lilac-pink border (7 mm) and mandarin beards. The stems, sometimes double at the bases, bear up to 12 buds. A fresh crisp effect.
Opulent flowers, full of charm. Pink-white standards, white falls with a beautiful sky blue border and long red beards that light up this pastel ensemble. The edges of the flowers are gracefully waved. Good branching and strong foliage. Creates an impression of calm beauty.
Creamy white ruffled standards, their edges tinted very pale lavender. Nearly horizontal falls with a beautiful wide amethyst border (approx 1.5 cm). Orange beards with bright yellow shoulders right along to their ends: a really illuminated centre to the flower which gives it a joyful and innovative character. Strong-bodied, good foliage and excellent branching.
Though it is not one of the most original iris, it is certainly one of the most refined. It has white standards and almost horizontal falls, white with a neat and thin deep blue edge. Orange beards, ending clear yellow. Gracefully ruffled.
Yet another new colour pattern! White standards edged with a fine golden strip, white falls amply spotted with purple, especially near the orange beards. An egg-yolk yellow border (6 mm wide) completes this superb canvas. Tall stems and late-flowering.
One of the last to flower and very original! Pale yellow standards and almost horizontal, lavender-white falls. Golden yellow beards extended by a long, white spur tipped with lavender. Very tall, well branched
Name after the exquisite French Jouy tapestries, famous for their delicate stitching. Pure white standards flushed with lavender at their edges, very pretty purple falls sporting a wide white centre around the bright red beard. Exemplary stalks with 4 branches and an average of 9 buds. Multiplies up fast.
A strongly coloured iris which we are proud to name after a great French courtier! Soft yellow standards above falls of the same yellow with a wide, raspberry red border, strongly waved like the folds of a courtier's costume. Large flowers carried on tall, well-branched stems.
Another direct descendant of "Ravissant", full of freshness and possessing great qualities. Pure white standards with touch of lavender on their edges, wide white falls with a crisp amethyst border, 1.5 cm to 2 cm wide. Coral-coloured beards. Nicely shaped, plentiful flowers, gracefully and subtly ruffled. Like its parent, it has perfect branching and multiplies up very well.
An unusual new variety chosen by an artist of considerable talent and fêted in several countries! The soft pink standards go very well with the rosy cream falls with their wide amethyst edging (7-8 mm). Strong coral red beards reinforce the inherent attraction of this new hybrid. Large, ruffled flowers, around 8 buds on average.
Excellent descendant of "Toile de Jouy"! Bright yellow standards, the falls a paler yellow with a small light brown border. Orange beards extended by a small, feathery, soft yellow spur. Round, well-bodied flowers, good branching, a great many buds (12 on average), ensuring a long flowering period.
A well-known German artist and great lover of irises, Dietmar Brixy himself selected this iris in our presentation garden during the 2011 flowering. White standards delicately tinted with pale amber yellow rise up from wide, mid-violet, nearly horizontal falls, their edges emphasised by a narrow bronze strip (2 mm). Very strong flowers lit up by the bright yellow beards. Strongly perfumed,
8 to 9 buds on average.
Faïence de Gien's excellent seedling brother is very elegant but taller. Its exceptional lower branching stalks carry 7 to 8 buds. It features milk-white standards whilst the very wide white falls have lovely violet and purplish black borders (over 2 cm) and are veined with fine lines of the same colour which run parallel to the golden yellow beards.
One of the most innovative American introductions since 2000! White ruffled standards and falls with a white center and a very broad navy blue border (at least 3 cm) which gently washes the edges of the white central spot. Yellow beards. Most interesting for iris breeders.
Almost red, white and blue... Bluish white standards, broad and round deep blue-violet falls marbled with white, and a final touch: red beards on a white central spot. Tall stems with perfectly shaped flowers. The same quest of a « patriotic » iris on the other side of the Atlantic!
Bright pink standards with slight purple hues on the edges; pale pink falls with a wide magenta-coloured brim. Coral red beards lengthened by a lovely magenta «spoon». A spectacular, well branched «space-age» iris much appreciated by our visitors.(8 buds on average)
Pure white standards, white falls with a wide purplish lavender border creeping toward the heart. A fine (3mm) bluish white line runs along the edges. Red beards. Moderately sized flowers well balanced with the foliage. (On average 7-8 buds)
White standards discreetly infused with amethyst along the edges and lemon yellow toward the heart. White falls with a purplish amethyst brim (1cm wide). Amply waved flowers with discreet pale yellow beards (average of 8 buds). The last one to flower in this year's collection.
White standards with a very discreet pale lavender brim. Almost horizontal falls, pure white with a precise amethyst border (10mm wide). Yellowish orange beards. A refreshing and attractive variety boasting good branching.
A really new variety: superb "flat-topped" flowers resembling the Japanese iris. The flower is a pure white with delicate sky blue edges. Resulting from the cross between 'Cape Perpetua' and 'Can't touch this'. Unique and undoubtedly gorgeous.