Lucky Doris

Doris Lutz, 1981
Iris Class:
Bearded
Bearded Class:
Tall Bearded
Age:
1980-1989
Fall Color:
White Ground Blue/Purp Stitch
Standard Color:
White Ground Blue/Purp Stitch
Pattern:
Plicata
Beard Color:
White
Hybridizer:
Lutz, Doris
Rarity:
GG eligible - endangered

Full Description

Per AIS wiki and 1989 Iris Check List:  ‘Lucky Doris’ (Doris Lutz, R. 1981). Sdlg. 4-78A. TB, 36″ (91 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards burgundy purple (RHS 77A), lighter at midrib; Falls white ground with burgundy purple plicata markings, precise band of deeper shade around edge; yellow beard tipped white.  Splash O’ Wine x Thundercloud.  Intro 1982.  Note:  foliage and spathes have splashes of color but not limited to base of foliage.

 

Provenance:  received from friend of Lutz family who received it from Doris Lutz’ daughter.