Argentina


  • Photo by Carlos Ayento; taken at Brighton Park Iris

  • Photo by Carlos Ayento; taken at Brighton Park Iris

  • Photo by Carlos Ayento; taken at Brighton Park Iris

  • Photo by Carlos Ayento; taken at Brighton Park Iris

  • Photo by Carlos Ayento; taken at Brighton Park Iris

ORIGINATOR: William Mohr

INTRODUCED: 1924

CLASS: Tall Bearded

HEIGHT: 36"

BLOOM SEASON: Early

DESCRIPTION: White self; golden-maize haft veining; beards yellow, white at base.

PARENTAGE: Caterina X i. mesopotamica

AWARDS: None

PBF: None

INTERESTING INFO:
From the 1926 Carl Salbach Irises Catalog: Tall white Caterina seedling of unusual size and height. Has wintered and flowered well in Massachusetts, where it was much admired.

From the 1926 Weed's Landscape Nursery Catalog: A magnificent white, very free flowering. 3 ft.

From the 1926 Iris of Quality Catalog: This is the finest white we have seen. Gold veined at base of falls. Perfect in carriage, form and substance. 3 ft. or over. Stock limited.