Beowulf

R. Schreiner, R. 1935 / I. 1936
Iris Class:
Bearded
Bearded Class:
Tall Bearded
Age:
1930-1939
Fall Color:
Red/Maroon
Standard Color:
Red/Maroon
Pattern:
Bitone
Beard Color:
Orange/Deep Yellow
Hybridizer:
Schreiner

Full Description

TB 36″ EM S7D

From Cooley’s Gardens catalog for 1937: “True maroon red, carrying neither the usual purple nor the oftimes coppery tone peculiar to red iris. Of full Dominion velvetiness, with standards and falls both carrying the uniform deep maroon color. A seedling of ‘Grace Sturtevant‘, produced by Robert Schreiner and introduced in 1936. Large early blooming and well branched.”