Fairy Flo

G. Rees, R. 1952 / I. 1960
Iris Class:
Bearded
Bearded Class:
Miniature Tall Bearded
Age:
1960-1969
Fall Color:
Purple
Standard Color:
Purple
Pattern:
Self
Beard Color:
Lavender
Hybridizer:
Rees G

Full Description

MTB 18″ M

From Austin’s Rainbow Hybridizing Gardens catalog for 1960: “A stunning deep violet-blue Table Iris with lilac-yellow beard. Co-introduced with originator who devoted 10 years to its development. Just perfect for fetching arrangements. Try it.”

Applaud arrangement winners who
Rely on Fairy Flo
This pixie periwinkle blue
Emits a feeling glow.

– George Nicolas Rees

(Gertrude X long line of small blue seedlings, all TB).