Blue Monarch

Jacob Sass 1933/1933
Iris Class:
Bearded
Bearded Class:
Tall Bearded
Age:
1930-1939
Fall Color:
Medium Blue
Standard Color:
Medium Blue
Pattern:
Self
Beard Color:
White
Hybridizer:
Sass J

Full Description

TB, Midseason/Late bloom. Color Class-S1D. Wambliska X ‘Matilda’. Honorable Mention 1936. Sass 1933, Nicholls 1933, Riverview 1933, Sheets, 1933.

From Wayman’s Iris and Peony catalog 1940
’40” HM , AIS. A magnificent soft blue of gigantic size with up to 15 flowers to a stem. With Shining Waters, Blue Triumph,Pale Moonlight and Blue Monarch to select from, it is hard to determine which of the four should be classed as the “finest light blue”, but i would certainly want them all as they are all different.”