Bubbling Ballet

Stephen Stevens, 1983/1984
Iris Class:
Bearded
Bearded Class:
Border Bearded
Age:
1980-1989
Fall Color:
Light Blue
Standard Color:
Light Blue
Pattern:
Self
Beard Color:
White
Hybridizer:
Stevens, S
Rarity:
Believed Extinct

Full Description

BB, height 20″ (51 cm), Midseason bloom. Hyacinth blue (RHS 91A) with light (91B) area at hafts; white beard tipped yellow. Seedling #77-5-13: (‘Lilac Dimples’ x (‘After All’ x seedling #71-4)) X ‘Ruffled Ballet‘. Roderick Iris 1984. Honorable Mention 1986.

From AIS Bulletin #253 April 1984 Introducing BUBBLING BALLET (Stevens ’84) Sdlg. #79-1-1. BB, 19″, EM. Unique for a border is the intense ruffling, inherent of its illustrious Dykes Medal parent. Violet-blue (RHS 91A) self with lighter haft areas. White beards lightly tipped lemon. Stevens 77-5-13 X Ruffled Ballet.