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An Historic Tall Bearded Iris 90cm
Mid season flowering, May and June in the UK.
Delicate sweet scent.
Variegata flower with soft yellow standards and copper orange falls.
Listed in Schreiner’s catalogue for 1947: “ The brightness of this flower makes it outstanding.... the finest orange iris....an outstanding iris.”
Introduced by Whiting in 1945 from Sandalwood x Golden Spike.
Honourable Mention 1945 Award of Merit 1947.
Orders shipped in September.
From Schreiner’s Iris Lover’s catalogue for 1947: “Outstanding and different. The brightness of this flower makes it outstanding from the colour standpoint alone. A vivid, most brilliant smooth deep orange. Without question the finest orange iris we have. The flowers are large, wide petalled, classically formed and of very heavy substance. A brilliant piece of colouring. One of the outstanding iris.”
- Tall - 70-100cm
- Slight Sweet