Best Specimen --
'Laura Louise'

Runner-up --
'Midnight Oil'

Home  |  I S A  |  Officers  |  Calendar  |  Events  |  News and Articles  |  Galleries  |  Related Links  |  Contact Us
2010 Iris Show

The 2010 Iris Show was held at the Zilker Botanical Garden Center on Saturday, April 17. There were 81 entries in the Horticultural Division, 11 entries in the Artistic Division, and 2 entries in the Educational Division.

Pictures of the 2010 Show can be viewed here:

The following winning entries included:

Queen of Show (Best Specimen)/Best Yellow/Best Louisiana – 
     ‘Laura Louise,’ Don and Pat Freeman

Runner-up of Show/Best Black – ‘Midnight Oil,’ Don and Pat Freeman

Best Amoena
– ‘Braggin’ Rights,’ Don and Pat Freeman

Best Bi-Color – ‘Discovered Treasure,’ Jim Landers

Best Bi-Tone – ‘Douce Reverie,’ Charles and Sonja Hensley

Best Blend – ‘Thornbird,’ Patricia Colacino

Best Blue – ‘Absolute Treasure,’ Mike Renfro

Best Brown – ‘Dodge City,’ Don and Pat Freeman

Best Orange – ‘Spanish Sunset,’ Don and Pat Freeman

Best Pink – ‘Candy Clouds,’ Jim Landers

Best Plicata – ‘Uncertain Times,’ Marney Abel

Best Red – ‘Red Handed,’ Charlie and Sonja Hensley

Best Violet – ‘Recurring Dream,’ Marney Abel

Best White/Best Specimen Hybridized in Texas (Tom Burseen)
     ‘Sponsorship,’ Don and Pat Freeman

Best Historic – ‘Madame Chereau,’ Audrey Baker

Best Space Age – ‘Coral Point,’ Marney Abel

Best Artistic Design – “Light Fantastic,” Pat Freeman

Artistic SweepstakesNelda Moore

Silver Award and Certificate (for the most blue ribbons) –
     Don and Pat Freeman

Bronze Award and Certificate (for the second-most blue ribbons) –
     Charles and Sonja Hensley

Iris Society of Austin