Fire Dance

Fay, 1947
Iris Class:
Bearded
Bearded Class:
Tall Bearded
Age:
1940-1949
Fall Color:
Yellow Ground Any Stitch
Standard Color:
Yellow ground Any Stitch
Pattern:
Plicata
Beard Color:
Gold/Tan
Hybridizer:
Fay

Full Description

TB 40″ M Y8D

From Cooley’s Gardens catalog for 1959: “A much deeper, richer and taller Firecracker. Fire Dance is a burgundy red plicata, both standards and falls heavily marked all over with dark wine-red, the ground color buff. Flowers are round and full, the falls flaring. A prolific bloomer.”

(fr 2 RBr Plic Sdlgs, related to Firecracker), HM 1947.

 

Provenance:Images 1 and 3 from Presby Iris Garden,circa 2004.