Antarés

Vilmorin, 1927
Iris Class:
Bearded
Bearded Class:
Tall Bearded
Age:
1920-1929
Fall Color:
Speckled or Broken
Standard Color:
Speckled or Broken
Pattern:
Speckled or Broken
Beard Color:
Lemon/Light Yellow
Hybridizer:
Vilmorin

Full Description

TB 34″ M Y5M

From the Vilmorin catalog: “Standards citron yellow shaded and dotted with ageratum violet; falls pure white, on the reverse citron clouded and spotted like the standards.”

From the Quality Gardens catalog for 1929: “Enormous flower, S. yellow gradually shading off and dotted with ageratum blue; F. pure white with lemon yellow reverse dotted with ageratum blue. Strong and vigorous. Very unique and beautiful. Entirely different from anything else. Slight fragrance.”