Beyond

Gibson R. 1978, I. 1979
Iris Class:
Bearded
Bearded Class:
Tall Bearded
Age:
1970-1979
Fall Color:
White Ground Red/Pink Stitch
Standard Color:
Orange
Pattern:
Plicata
Beard Color:
Rust
Hybridizer:
Gibson J
Rarity:
GG eligible - endangered

Full Description

E 37″
From Schreiner’s Iris Lovers Catalog 1987: ” An early flowering and long blooming warmcast plicata. Beyond is crowned with sunburst orange beards on soft yellow falls which are pleasantly flushed overall with rosy copper-tan markings. The standards are uniformly shaded a more rosy hue of the same copper-tan color. Nicely ruffled florets are poised on double socketed tall stems of four branches having 9 buds.
(sib to Anon) XAnon.  Gibson 1979.
HM 81

Provenance: Photo 1 from Presby Iris Gardens, 2001. It is not known if this cultivar still exists at Presby.