Midwest Gem

Hans Peter Sass, 1936/1937
Iris Class:
Bearded
Bearded Class:
Tall Bearded
Age:
1930-1939
Fall Color:
Fawn/Bronze
Standard Color:
Fawn/Bronze
Pattern:
Blend
Beard Color:
Orange/Deep Yellow
Hybridizer:
Sass HP
Rarity:
GG eligible - protected

Full Description

From National Iris Gardens catalog for 1948: “Like a sun-ripened peach this luminous yellow and pink blend has a glistening texture as if dusted with gold. Petal tips are crinkled.”

(Rameses x Cardinal) X (King Tut x Amitola) HM 1937.

From Tell’s Iris Catalog 1951 “Ruffled pale buff blend.Splendid parent to give ruffling and substance.Produces shell pinks if crossed with them.”