Cherubin

Vilmorin, 1911
Iris Class:
Bearded
Bearded Class:
Intermediate Bearded
Age:
1900-1919
Fall Color:
Pink/Peach
Standard Color:
Pink/Peach
Pattern:
Self
Beard Color:
Lemon/Light Yellow
Hybridizer:
Vilmorin
Rarity:
GG eligible - endangered

Full Description

IB. Early bloom. Color Class-R7L.

Journal de la Société Nationale d’Horticulture de France, 1910, Nouvelle série, Tome X, p. 328; 1922, Tome XXIII, p. 215note: listed as introduced in 1902.

From Wing Seed catalog, 1919: CHERUBIN — New. Semi-early. Immense flowers with all divisions very broad. S. pinkish heliotrope on white giving a general effect of pale pinkish heliotrope, with a golden sheen at base; F. white tinted and broadly veined deeper pinkish-heliotrope, base deeply veined vinous mauve.