From Schreiners Iris Lovers Catalog 1987: “Straight from Minnesota “the land of sky blue waters”,. The ric hblueness of this marvelous sapphire captures the sparkling purity of that region.Here is a paramount blue iris. Add a light ruffling and one has a panoramic affect of blue water rippling against the sky. Its well substanced flowers are ideally branched on robust ramrod stems with 7 to 8 buds.”
Lightly ruffled rich sky blue self with hint of lilac; lemon yellow to white beard. Seedling# G 124-A: ((seedling# A 155-1: ‘Divine Blue’ x ‘Salem‘) x ‘Parisian Blue‘) x seedling# D 39-A: (seedling# B 240-4, ‘Tufted Cloud’ sibling x seedling# B 215-1)) X ‘Full Tide‘. Schreiner 1982.
Honorable Mention 1984.