Grafenau Remembered

Grafenau Remembered | Tall Bearded Iris

Grafenau Remembered

Type: Tall Bearded (TB)
Style: Plicata
Height: 40.0"
Color: Purple and white
Originator: Schreiner
Year: 2015
Bloom Season: Late
Fragrant: No
Rebloom: No

Price: $20.00

Grafenau, Germany is a small city in Southeast Germany, where F. X. Schreiner lived until emigrating to St. Paul, MN as a boy in 1886. Its namesake, a tall plum purple plicata, presents demurely closed standards as the backdrop for the captivating cascade of cream coating the plum-encircled falls. Grafenau Remembered opens late in the season and has excellent branching and good growth habits. 125 years after F.X. departed, we paid a brief visit to Grafenau, and reflected on how actions of long ago can have far-reaching consequences.

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