Helge

1908, Goos & Koenemann
Iris Class:
Bearded
Bearded Class:
Intermediate Bearded
Age:
1900-1919
Fall Color:
Yellow
Standard Color:
Yellow
Pattern:
Self
Beard Color:
Orange/Deep Yellow
Hybridizer:
Goos & Koenemann

Full Description

From AIS: ‘Helge’ ( Max Goos & August Koenemann, 1908) IB. Early bloom. Color Class-Y4L.
From The Storrs and Harrison Co, PainesvileNurseries, 1921 ” Lemon yellow with pearl shadings.”

From Longfield Iris Farm “Flowers of rather dullyellow. An early and profuse bloomer. Twenty four inchers. .25 ea”

Note from LM: This variety is very bushy in growth, very floriferous. It come up very early overlapping the SDB’s.

Provenance:Image 1,2 photographed at Presby Iris Gardens, 2015. Prior origin unknown, although this was a late edition to the Presby collection.