From Cooley’s Gardens Catalog 1976
Brilliant new red with very large floweres of vivid coloring. This has satiny standards and velvety finished falls. It sports very heavy ruffling. The stalks are tall, extremely well branched and often have four flowers out at once.
From Eden Road Iris Catalog 1974: “(Bermuda High x Gypsy Jewels). Brilliant red with satiny standards and satin velvet falls. Flowers are large and ruffled and are displayed on well branched stalks.”
HC 70; HM 74.
Provenance: Image 1 from garden of Laetitia Munro, Newfoundland NJ 2009, iris from Presby Iris Gardens 2007.