Distant Fire

Schreiner 1983
Iris Class:
Bearded
Bearded Class:
Tall Bearded
Age:
1980-1989
Fall Color:
Red/Maroon
Standard Color:
Red/Maroon
Pattern:
Self
Beard Color:
Gold/Tan
Hybridizer:
Schreiner

Full Description

TB EM 35″
From Schreiner’s Iris Lovers Catalog 1987: “This garden sentinel stands out among our red iris. An upright and graceful plant. Distant Fire has well branched stems and a full quantity of buds 8 or 9 per stem. The floret has a slight flare to the falls. ”
From AIS “Rich, pure coppery red, heavier plush velvety finish on Falls; gold beard. ‘Rabat Ruby’ X E 1019-1: ( ‘October Ale’ x B 676-1)”.