Historic Border Bearded Iris 69cm.
Early Season flowering, May in the UK.
Slightly ruffled apricot-orange blooms Bitone with a pink tinge. Orange beards.
Hybridised by David Niswonger in 1978 from multiple crosses including Java Dove, Happy Birthday, Glittering Amber. Giving rise to over 60 children.
Receiving an Honourable Mention in 1980, Award of Merit in 1982 and the coveted Knowlton Medal in 1984.
New orders shipped in September 2022.
(O. D. Niswonger, R. 1978) Sdlg. 11-72. BB, 27" (69 cm), E. Apricot orange with pink tinge on S.; slightly ruffled F.; orange beard. 92-69: (Java Dove x 24-66: ((Happy Birthday x Glittering Amber) x Marilyn C)) X Sunset Snows. Niswonger 1978. HM 1980, AM 1982, Knowl 1984.
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