An Historic, award winning, Standard Dwarf Iris just 38cm tall but punching well above its height.
Mid season flowering, May and June in the UK.
Purple -wine showy self flowers.
Bred by Bennett Jones in 1966 from Captain Gallant x pumila Y9C (Randolph). Parenting over 80 varieties including Bing Cherry, Cherry Doll & Cherry Supreme.
Awarded an Honourable Mention in 1968, Award of Merit in 1970 and Cook-Douglas Medal in 1972.
Orders shipped in September.
(Bennett Jones, R. 1966) Sdlg. M134-1. SDB, 15" (38 cm), M. Pansy purple (Wilson 928/3) self. Captain Gallant x pumila Y9C (Randolph). Jones 1967. HC 1966, HM 1968, JC 1968, 1969, AM 1970, Cook-Douglas 1972.
- Dwarf - 26-40cm