Dark Fairy

A. Brown, R. 1960 / I. 1961
Iris Class:
Bearded
Bearded Class:
Standard Dwarf Bearded
Age:
1960-1969
Fall Color:
Purple
Standard Color:
Purple
Pattern:
Self
Beard Color:
Blue/Purple
Hybridizer:
Brown A

Full Description

SDB 13″ E

From Melrose Gardens catalog for 1968: “This one is so good it is unbelievable. Darkest violet with hints of plum and a sharp blue beard. Perfect form and substance.”

(TB pink sdlg. X Sulina), HM 1962.

 

Provenance: Image 1, photo by L Munro at Presby Iris Gardens, 2003. image 2 by L Munro at Presby Iris Gardens, 2005.