Crusader

Foster, 1913
Iris Class:
Bearded
Bearded Class:
Tall Bearded
Age:
1900-1919
Fall Color:
Lavender
Standard Color:
Lavender
Pattern:
Bitone
Beard Color:
Lemon/Light Yellow
Hybridizer:
Foster M

Full Description

TB M 42″

From J.C. Nicholls catalog for 1928: “Fine lavender blue, the falls deeper than the standards. Has good texture and blooms well. The large handsome flowers on tall stems give an attractive blue tone in the garden. Increases slowly.”

From Indian Spring Farms catalog for 1931: “S. clear, light blue-violet; F. a deeper shade of blue-violet. Beautiful. 3½ ft.”

(cyprianna X . . . ), HC RHS 1916.