Leyland Huckfield

Fryer 1919
Iris Class:
Bearded
Bearded Class:
Tall Bearded
Age:
1900-1919
Fall Color:
Lavender
Standard Color:
Cream/Buff
Pattern:
Bitone
Beard Color:
Lemon/Light Yellow
Hybridizer:
Fryer
Rarity:
GG Protected - Rare

Full Description

TB. Midseason bloom. Color class-S3L. Believed to be named after the poet Leyland Huckfield.

Fryer’s Catalog 1919 gives “LEYLAND HUCKFIELD. Standards lavender white, tinted with yellow; Falls blue, tinged with lavender, yellow margin, veined brown at base. Rich orange beard. Fragrant. Large flower. 30 inches — $3.00 each.”