Harlem Hussy

Meek, R&I 1982
Iris Class:
Bearded
Bearded Class:
Tall Bearded
Age:
1980-1989
Fall Color:
Black/Near Black
Standard Color:
Red/Maroon
Pattern:
Bitone
Beard Color:
Dark/Blk/Brn
Hybridizer:
Meek

Full Description

TB 35″ ML

From Schreiner’s Iris Lover’s catalog for 1988: “This provocative siren approaches black from the red side. Heavy ruffling heightens its sense of allurement. An exceptional dark with a cherry under-glow. 6-7 buds on double socketed stems.”

(((Gay Tracery x Witches’ Brew) x War Lord) X Cherry Smoke), HM 1984.

Provenance:┬áImage 1 from L. Munro’s garden, Newfoundland NJ 2009.