Dorothea K. Williamson

Williamson, 1918
Iris Class:
Louisiana
Age:
1900-1919
Fall Color:
Purple
Standard Color:
Purple
Pattern:
Self
Hybridizer:
Williamson EB

Full Description

LA (Hex) 33″ L

From Walter Marx’s Garden catalog for 1959: “One of the older hybrids from a cross between fulva and foliosa. Small deep velvety purple flowers of wonderful substance on 15-inch procumbent stems. Unexcelled for cutting.”

Velvety blue-purple, yellow line signal. Strong pleasant fragrance.

(fulva X foliosa).

Note: Named in honor of E.B. Williamson’s mother.