Milestone

Gordon Plough, R. 1964 / I. 1965
Iris Class:
Bearded
Bearded Class:
Tall Bearded
Age:
1960-1969
Fall Color:
Magenta/Plum
Standard Color:
Cream/Buff
Pattern:
Bitone
Beard Color:
Orange/Deep Yellow
Hybridizer:
Plough
Rarity:
Available - not endangered

Full Description

TB 35″ EM-L

From Cooley’s Gardens catalog for 1968: “A combination of butterscotch yellow standards and dahlia purple falls, hafts overlaid brown. A blue blaze in the center of the falls extends up to and under the beard.”

From Schreiner’s Iris Lover’s catalog for 1973: “Truly exotic! Standards of rich butterscotch, heavily fluted at the base. Falls dahlia purple with smooth brown hafts and a blue blaze below the deep yellow beard. Vibrant.”

(Rainbow Gold X Whole Cloth), HM 1966, AM 1968.