Species Iris Group of North America

What's An Iris? What's SIGNA? Seed Exchange
Publications Species Database Spec-X IOTM
[Rules] [Germination] [Surplus Seeds] [Seed List]
Seed List Archives


2017
(152 Kb)

2016
(26 Kb)

2015
(38 Kb)


2014
(552 Kb)

2013
(372 Kb)

2012
(545 Kb)

2011
(212 Kb)

2010
(356 Kb)

2009
(5.7 Mb)

2008
(2.7 Mb)

2007
(2.3 Mb)

2006
(2.4 Mb)

2005
(6.0 Mb)

2004
(5.9 Mb)

2003
(5.1 Mb)

2002
(5.4 Mb)

2001
(7.2 Mb)

2000
(7.3 Mb)

1999
(7.3 Mb)

1998
(7.3 Mb)

1997
(7.0 Mb)

1996
(7.1 Mb)

1995
(7.3 Mb)

1994
(5.4 Mb)

1993
(5.5 Mb)

1992
(4.2 Mb)

1991
(5.5 Mb)


The seeds below are still available from previous years' lists. Prices are reduced in an effort to move them. The viability of Iris seeds remains good for many years. Some may require winter stratification to germinate. SIGNA membership is NOT required to order these seeds.

Packets are $0.50 each.


NumberBuySubName & descriptionQtyDonorLinks

I. Bearded: Dwarf DB, Median MB, Tall TB

II Crested: CR
15CR023 x x tectorum OP x JPW
17CR020 x x gracilipes blue OP x JPW
17CR021 x x gracilipes ex ‘Buko Form’ (dwarf white) OP x JPW
17CR022 x x milesii x NZI
17CR023 milesii, 3rd gen. ex Nepal AB KWK
17CR024 tectorum OP purple AB KWK
17CR025 tectorum OP blue-violet AV JPW
17CR029 tectorum blue AV CPN

III. Beardless: Chinenses: CH

Foetidissimae FT
16FT026 x x foetidissima x KDI

Laevigate LV
15LV036 pseudacorus ex ‘Sushi’ AB DSR
15LV039 x x versicolor WC Delta Co, MI, USA    x SZR
15LV041 x x versicolor ex ‘Between The Lines’ x JPW
15LV043 x x versicolor ex ‘Epic Poem’ x JPW
15LV046 x x versicolor ex ‘Murrayana’ x JPW
16LV028 ensata HP ex 10LV122, wild Russian line AB KWK
16LV032 versicolor ex coll Mackinac Co. MI, USA OP AB SZR
16LV036 x x versicolor ex ‘Epic Poem’ OP x JPW
16LV037 x x versicolor ex ‘Light Verse’ OP x JPW
16LV039 x x versicolor ex ‘Shape Up’ OP x JPW
16LV040 x x versicolor ex ‘Whodunit’ OP x JPW
17LV034 x x ensata HP ex 10LV122 wild Russian line x KWK
17LV035 x x ensata ex RISC WC seed red-violet x JPW
17LV039 x x pseudacorus ‘Mzchetica’ OP x SIG
17LV043 versicolor ex ‘Epic Poem’ OP AB JPW
17LV045 versicolor ex ‘Light Verse’ OP AB JPW
17LV047 x x versicolor ex ‘Murrayana’ OP x JPW
17LV050 versicolor ex ‘Whodunit’ OP AV JPW
17LV051 x x virginica 'Southern Wanderer' HP x KWK
17LV052 x x virginica var. shrevei HP ex Green River KY x KWK

Laevigate Hybrids LH

Hexagonae LA
17LA053 x x brevicaulis HP x KWK

Pacific Coast PC
15PC065 PCI ex ‘Wild Survivor’ OP WWG AV
16PC056   douglasiana dark blue VF PRN
16PC062 x x PCI ex ‘Lilac Lullaby’ (NZ bred) x NZI
17PC059 x x innominata x CPN

Siberian SB
15SB069 sibirica AV LAR
16SB065 sanguinea AB PRN
16SB066 sanguinea OP 2 buds AB ECT
16SB069 x x sibirica x KDI
16SB070 siberica ex ’Coreana’ AB JNH
16SB075 SIB coll. ex French Lick, IN, USA AV RST
17SB065 sibirica ex ‘Snow Prince’ white OP AB JPW
17SB066 sibirica ex 00J085 (ex Switzerland) AV JNH
17SB067 x x 03J064 (selected f2s from 'Snow Prince x Mongolius') x JNH
17SB069   SIB ex 'Band of Angels' VF NZI
17SB075 x x typhifolia OP ex 13SB210 x RST

Spuria SP
15SP083 orientalis AB RBD
15SP084 orientalis AV JNH
15SP085 orientalis AV KDI
15SP098   SPU ex ‘Imperial Bronze’ VF KDI
15SP107 x x SPU ex ‘Tassili’ x KDI
16SP094 unknown affin. spuria, yellowish AV JNH
16SP096   xanthospuria HP ex 03M126 FW KWK
16SP101   SPU ex ‘Imperial Bronze’ FW KDI
16SP108 SPU ex ‘Tassili’ AB KDI
16SP109 SPU ex unknown purple AV NZI
16SP110 x x SPU ex unknown hybrid x KDI
17SP077 x x graminea x KDI
17SP079 x x graminea OP ex. 08SP172 x SZR
17SP082 x x orientalis x KDI
17SP092 x x SPU ex 'Hideaway' x KDI

Tripetalae TR
15TR108 x x setosa ex ‘Tourist’ purple w/ yellow signal x JPW
16TR112 setosa AB PRN
16TR115 setosa OP, floriferous, 2 branch, 3-5 buds AB ECT
17TR100 x x setosa ex ‘All Stripes' OP white w/ magenta veins x JPW
17TR101 setosa ex ‘Tourist’ OP purple w/ yellow signal AB JPW
17TR102 setosa ssp. interior WC North Pole, AK USA AB SZR
17TR105 x x tridentata saved from repeat bloom x JPW

Misc Beardless MS
15MS115 lactea AV LAR
16MS118 decora ex NARGS 10/1638 AV KWK
16MS128 lactea (as oxypetela) HP ex Russia AB KWK
17MS106 x x cretensis HP x KWK
17MS107 decora ex NARGS 10/1628 AB KWK
17MS108 dichotoma AV JPW
17MS110 x x dichotoma white ex 15MS112 OP x SZR
17MS111 domestica ex 11MS153 OP AV SZR
17MS113 foetidissima AV FFS
17MS114 lactea AB JNH
17MS115 lactea OP mix of blue-violet & white AV JPW
17MS116 lactea HP falls w/cream ground AV KWK
17MS117 lactea var. chinensis AB JNH
17MS118 lactea var. lactea HP ex Vickery 2009 KZ9, Kazakhstan AB KWK
17MS122 prismatica OP mid-blue-violet ex Warburton AB JPW
17MS123 x x prismatica x NZI
17MS124 prismatica AB KWK
17MS125 prismatica 'Exeter' OP – blue AV JPW
17MS126 prismatica ‘Austrina’ AB SIG
17MS132 verna OP ex 'Cleo Chapel Road' AV JPW

IV Bulbous: Xiphium XP, Reticulate RT, Scorpiris JU, Nepalensis NP
15JU130 aucheri AB JNH
15JU135 magnifica AB KDI
15JU136 magnifica AV LAR
15JU138 magnifica ex ‘Virginity’ AV LAR
15RT145 tuberosa AV MBS
15JU147 I. (willmottiana x magnifica) x OP AV LAR
16JU141 magnifica AB KDI
16JU142 x x magnifica ‘Agalik’ x ‘Aman-Kutan’ x KWK
16RT144 x x tuberosa x KWK
16RT145 tuberosa AB MBS
17JU139 magnifica AV JNH
17JU140 magnifica AV KDI
17JU141   magnifica ex ‘Aman-Kutan’ VF KDI
17JU142 x x magnifica ‘Agalik’ x ‘Aman-Kutan’ x KWK
17JU143   planifolia FW KWK
17JU144 planifolia AV MBS
17RT145 x x reticulata ex 'White Caucasus' x KDI
17RT146 tuberosa AV KWK
17RT147 tuberosa AB MBS
17XP148 x x xiphium var lusitanica HP x KWK

V Wide Crosss: SX (excluding Arilbred – see I Bearded)
    x versata = versicolor x ensata
    x biversata = versata x versicolor [the name is meant to suggest 2 doses of versicolor]
    x reversicolor = versicolor x biversata
    x reensata = versata x ensata [the name is meant to suggest 2 doses of ensata]
    x tetraversata = tetraploid versata = tetraploid (versicolor x ensata)
    x robusta = a natural hybrid of I. virg. shrevei x versicolor reported by Anderson (1949)
    x versilaev = versicolor x laevigata
    x pseudata = pseudacorus x ensata
17SX149 x x xbiversata 'Simply Cute' OP red-violet x JPW
17SX150 xnorrisii OP – from named clones and seedlings of merit AB JPW

VI All Other Iridaceae: XX
15XX150 Babiana nana AV NZI
15XX151 Crocosmia paniculata AV MBS
15XX153 Dietes bicolor AV NZI
15XX154 x x Dietes flavida ex 99Z458 cream colored x RBR
15XX155 x x Dietes iridioides ex 92Z361 listed then as D. vegeta x RST
15XX156   Dietes iridioides FW JNH
15XX157   Dietes iridioides FW KDI
15XX158 Dietes sp. variegated, sold as Moraea iridoides ‘Variegata’ ex Greenleaf Nursery AV EDK
15XX161 Ennealophus fimbriatus ex 12XX361 AV RBR
15XX165 Gladiolus italicus. syn. G. segeturus AV MBS
15XX168 x x Moraea huttonii x MBS
15XX169 Moraea marlothii AV MBS
15XX170 Moraea polystachya   AV MBS
15XX171   Moraea sisyrinchium syn, Gynandriris sisyrinchium FW JNH
15XX175 Sisyrinchium angustifolium AB RST
15XX176 x x Sisyrinchium angustifolium blue-eyed grass x DSR
15XX179 Sisyrinchium macrocarpum AB KDI
15XX181 x x Sparaxis elegans mixed colors very pretty x RBD
15XX182 Sparaxis grandiflora clear bright lemon AB RBD
16XX149 Dietes grandiflora AB MBS
16XX150 Dietes grandiflora AV NZI
16XX151 Dietes iridioides ex 92Z361 (listed as D. vegeta) AB RST
16XX153 Ferraria crispa AB MBS
16XX156 Gladiolus italicus AB MBS
16XX157 Gladiolus splendens AB MBS
16XX158 Herbertia lahue AV NZI
16XX160 Lapeirousia jacquinii AV MBS
16XX161   Libertia grandiflora VF MBS
16XX164 Moraea polystachya AB MBS
16XX165 x x Romulea tetragona x MBS
16XX166 x x Sisyrinchium montanum x KDI
16XX167 Sisyrinchium macrocarpum AB KDI
16XX168 x x Sisyrinchium striatum x KDI
17XX152   Babiana villosa VF NZI
17XX153 Calydorea amabilis ex 11XX272 AV RBR
17XX154   Crocosmia aurea FW MBS
17XX155   Dietes bicolor VF NZI
17XX156 Dietes flavida ex 99Z458 cream AV RBR
17XX157 Dietes grandiflora AB MBS
17XX158 Dietes iridioides AV JNH
17XX159   Dietes iridioides FW KDI
17XX160 Ennealophus euryandrus AV MBS
17XX161 Ennealophus fimbriatus ex 12XX361 AV RBR
17XX162 Ferraria crispa AB MBS
17XX163 Freesia (Anomatheca) laxa, ex SIGNA AV RBR
17XX164   Freesia laxa ex 'Joan Evans' VF NZI
17XX165   Gladiolus byzantinus FW MBS
17XX166   Gladiolus communis FW MBS
17XX167 Gladiolus italicus (syn segetum) AB MBS
17XX168 Herbertia lahue AV RAB
17XX169 Lapeirousia jacquinii AV MBS
17XX170 Libertia grandiflora AV MBS
17XX171 Moraea macrocarpa AV MBS
17XX172 Moraea marlothii AB MBS
17XX173 Moraea polystachya AB MBS
17XX174 Romulea monticola ex 12xx382 AV DVL
17XX175   Romulea atranda VF NZI
17XX176   Romulea subfistulosa VF MBS
17XX177 Sisyrinchium angustifolium AB RST
17XX178 Sisyrinchium species WC Denton Co. TX USA AV RBR
17XX179 Tigridia pavonia 'Sunset In Oz' HP golden orange with red markings AB JPW
17XX180   Tritonia deusta ex 07XX258 FW DVL

VI. Other Iridaceae - bulblets: XZ (These will not be shipped outside of the US)
17XZ181 x x Gladiolus species - bulblets x DVL
17XZ182   Gladiolus tristis - bulblets VF DVL
17XZ183 x x Crocus sieberii - bulblets x DVL
17XZ184   Freesia refracta - bulblets VF DVL

Your name & mailing address:

Your email address:
Add a membership payment?

Additional Donation?
Sending in an order is an opportunity to donate to support SIGNA.
Costs of all supplies and postage are constantly rising.
Please consider rounding up your payment to help us.

Where are we shipping to?

© 2018, SIGNA. For general inquiries about SIGNA please contact krw25@cornell.edu. Please report technical problems to dkramb@badbear.com.