Ride the Wind
Tall Bearded Iris 97cm. Introduced into the UK by Chailey iris Garden from the US.
Mid Season flowering, May-June in the UK.
Slightly ruffled Amoena blooms. White standards setting off blue falls with soft white edges. Lemon beards tipped white.
Hybridised by Schreiner in 1991 from many crosses including Pledge Allegiance, Harbor Blue, Blue Sapphire, Celestial Snow, First Violet, King's Choice, Allegiance) x (Rococo x Prince Indigo) x (Broadway Star x Whole Cloth) x Blue Mountains.
Receiving an Honourable Mention in 1993 and an Award of Merit in 1996.
Orders shipped in September.
(Schreiner, R. 1991) Sdlg. W 450-2. TB, 38" (97 cm), MS. white (RHS 155D); F. blue (95A), slightly ruffled white edge; beards lemon, tipped white. Pledge Allegiance X N 39-B: (H 201-T: ((inv. Harbor Blue, Blue Sapphire, Celestial Snow, First Violet, King's Choice, Allegiance) x (Rococo x Prince Indigo)) x H 173-B: (Margarita sdlg. x ((Salem x Cahokia sdlg.) x ((Broadway Star x Whole Cloth) x Blue Mountains)))). Schreiner 1991. HM 1993, AM 1996 .
- Tall - 70-100cm