Lilac Mist

W. Luihn, R. 1968 / I. 1969
Iris Class:
Bearded
Bearded Class:
Tall Bearded
Age:
1960-1969
Fall Color:
Lavender
Standard Color:
Lavender
Pattern:
Self
Beard Color:
White
Hybridizer:
Luihn

Full Description

TB 36″ EM

From the Mission Bell Gardens catalog for 1969: “Shimmering silk in translucent lavender with a white beard tipped cream. Beautifully formed, broad petaled flowers are nicely displayed on strong, well branched stalks. Growth is unusually vigorous.”

From Eden Road Iris Catalog 1971: “Lavender self with a translucent quality set off by a white beard tipped cream:. Petals are very broad and form is good. Vigorous and well branched.”
From Schreiner’s Iris Lover’s catalog for 1973: “A classically formed iris with a dream like soft lilac lavender color. A self with white beard tipped cream. Beautifully formed, broad petaled, lightly fluted blooms are displayed on strong, well branched stalks.”

(Pacific Panorama X Rippling Waters), HM 1970.