Crimson Colosssus

Lloyd Austin 1963
Iris Class:
Bearded
Bearded Class:
Tall Bearded
Age:
1960-1969
Fall Color:
Red/Maroon
Standard Color:
Red/Maroon
Pattern:
Bitone
Beard Color:
Orange/Deep Yellow
Hybridizer:
Austin

Full Description

TB M36″
from Lloyd Austin’s Iris Color Guidebook 1966 (the last Austin catalog) “This enormous red beauty from BoldContrast x Josephs Mantle , so it may rebloom. Standard light,shimmering red. Falls semi flaring  with a spread of 7″, broad and round,  3 1/4″across, deep velvety crimson set off by a fetching 1/4″ pink border.”