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2004 Iris Show
Queen of Show winner
Jim Landers

The 2004 Iris Show was held at the Zilker Botanical Garden Center on Sunday,
April 11 / Easter Sunday. There were 19 exhibitors, 126 entries with 92 varieties, including Tall Beardeds, Space Agers, Louisianas, Spurias, Species, and Arilbreds.

The head table displayed the following winning entries:

Queen of the Show / Best Specimen /Best Orange -- Cordoba, Jim Landers

Runner-up / Best Purple -- Henry Rowlan, Pat Byrne

Best Plicata -- Jesse's Song, Shirley A. Smith

Best Bi-tone -- Dance Hall Dolly, Shirley A. Smith

Best Bi-Color
-- Witching, Charlie and Sonja Hensley

Best Blend -- Baditude, Don and Pat Freeman

Best Violet / Best Arilbred -- Mohr Pretender, Charlie and Sonja Hensley

Best Louisiana / Best Yellow -- Laura Louise, Dana Lovvorn

Best White -- Frosted Fantasy, Marney Abel

Best Red -- Lady Friend, Charlie and Sonja Hensley

Best Pink -- Edith Fear, Pat Byrne

Best Brown -- Prairie Bison, Jim Landers

Best Blue -- Lone Star, Don and Pat Freeman

Best Space Age -- Ice for Brice, Charlie and Sonja Hensley

Best Spuria -- Dawn Candle, Dana Lovvorn

Best Artistic Design -- Pat Freeman

Artistic Sweepstakes -- Pat Freeman

Silver Award and Certificate (for the most blue ribbons) -- Carolyn Gifford

Bronze Award and Certificate (for the second-most blue ribbons) -- Don and Pat Freeman