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.