San Diego

Mohr-Mitchell, 1929
Iris Class:
Bearded
Bearded Class:
Tall Bearded
Age:
1920-1929
Fall Color:
Dark Blue
Standard Color:
Dark Blue
Pattern:
Self
Beard Color:
Orange/Deep Yellow
Hybridizer:
Mohr Mitchell

Full Description

TB 46″ M B1M

From Indian Springs Farms catalog for 1931: “An improved Mme. Gaudichau. A wonderful dark purple flower. 46 inches.”

From Cooley’s Gardens catalog for 1936: “Monster blue, a seedling of Mme. Gaudichau, with the Mesopotamica qualities of height and large size. The color is a uniform shade of deep blue, with a rich yellow beard.”

From Milliken Iris Gardens catalog for 1936: “Immense blooms of deep velvety blue purple. It is a seedling of Gaudichau and El Capitan, retaining the color of the former and the size and shape of the latter. 46 inches.”

(Souv. de Mme. Gaudichau X El Capitan), HM 1931.