San Jose

Joe Ghio 1976/1978
Iris Class:
Bearded
Bearded Class:
Tall Bearded
Age:
1970-1979
Fall Color:
Lavender
Standard Color:
Gold/Tan
Pattern:
Blend
Beard Color:
Gold/Tan
Hybridizer:
Ghio

Full Description

TB, 38″ (97 cm). Early to late bloom. Standards tan; falls violet, washed tan; tan beard. ‘Coffee House’ X ((‘Ponderosa’ x ‘Travel On’) x ‘Peace Offering’). Bay View Gardens 1978.

From Cooley’s Catalog 1984 “This variety is very tall with large blossoms. The standards area caramel color, while the violet falls are washed with tan. A vigorous grower, ruffled and laced. The beards are tan, HM 1980 AM1982.”