Tall Bearded iris 91cm. Introduced by and Exclusive to Chailey Iris Garden in the UK.
Mid Season flowering, May and June in the UK.
I detect a slight sweet fragrance.
Columbine blue on white ground Plicata bloom with rusty tangerine beards.
Hybridised by the outstanding Keith Keppel in 1987 from multiple crosses (listed on description tab).
Receiving an Honorable Mention in 1990.
Orders shipped in September.
(Keith Keppel, R. 1987) Sdlg. 81-188A. TB, 36" (91 cm), MS. white ground, suffused and veined near columbine blue (M&P 42-F-10); F. white ground, 1/2" stitched near columbine blue edge; orange rufous (1l -L-12) beard; slight fragrance. 77-101A: ((68-17B, Roundup sib, x April Melody) x Osage Buff) x ((68-39D, inv. April Melody, Irma Melrose, Tea Apron, Full Circle, Rococo x 68-40B) x Osage Buff)) X 76-73A: (Firewater x ((April Melody x 68-40B) x (Roundup x 69-30D, Artwork sib))). Keppel 1988. HM 1990.
- Tall - 70-100cm
- Slight Sweet