Moon Journey

Ben Hager 1987/1988
Iris Class:
Bearded
Bearded Class:
Tall Bearded
Age:
1980-1989
Fall Color:
Yellow
Standard Color:
White
Pattern:
Amoena
Beard Color:
Lemon/Light Yellow
Hybridizer:
Hager B
Rarity:
Available - not endangered

Full Description

TB M 35″
From Schreiner’s Iris Lovers Catalog -Collectors Editoin 1997:
“Here is a refined yellow amoena.The clean white of the standards crisply contrast the medium yellow coloror of the falls. Moon Journey’s large and ruffled flowers are presented on two branched stems each bearing 6- 7buds.”
From AIS
Seedling# T4256THEYAm. TB, 35″ (89 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards white; falls mid-yellow; light yellow beard. Seedling# T35905YAm: (seedling# T2808YAm: (seedling# T2057YAm: ((seedling x (‘Pinnacle‘ x ‘Palomino‘)) x (((‘Pinnacle‘ x ‘Palomino‘) x sibling) x (‘Grand Teton‘ x (‘Pinnacle‘ x ‘Palomino‘)) x ‘Glacier Gold’) x ‘Serene Duet’) X seedling# T3673CrYBi: (‘Dream Affair’ x (‘Ice Sculpture’ x ‘Liz’)). Roris Gardens 198

Note: Our picture does not show much ‘ruffling’ on the falls, and this bloom may be atypical of MJ. Please observe that photos of MJ on AIS website show more ruffling.