Tall Bearded Iris 91cm. Introduced by and Exclusive to Chailey Iris Garden in the UK.
Early to Mid Season flowering, May and June in the UK.
Beautifully Ruffled blooms, dark red maroon standards and sooty velvety black maroon falls. Bright gold beards.
Hybridised by Tom Burseen in 1991 from (Fresno Calypso x Lady Friend) X 6-174A: (Lady Friend x (Gondolier x Galen)).
We first saw this iris in Tom's own nursery in Texas and had to bring it to the UK.
Receiving an Honourable Mention in 1997.
Orders shipped in September.
(Tom Burseen, R. 1991) Sdlg. 8-381A. TB, 36" (91 cm), E-M. S. dark red maroon (darker than RHS 59A); F. sooty velvety black maroon (much darker than 79A); beards bright gold; ruffled; spicy fragrance. 5-259A: (Fresno Calypso x Lady Friend) X 6-174A: (Lady Friend x (Gondolier x Galen)). TB's Place 1993. HM 1997.
- Tall - 70-100cm