Bedford Lilac


  • 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

  • Photo by Carlos Ayento; taken at Brighton Park Iris

ORIGINATOR: Bennett Jones

INTRODUCED: 1991

CLASS: Standard Dwarf Bearded

HEIGHT: 11"

BLOOM SEASON: Midseason

DESCRIPTION: Flax blue with deeper blended spot on falls; self beard.

PARENTAGE: Sapphire Jewel X 297-1: ((176 x Meadow Moss) x (Meadow Moss x Kentucky Bluegrass))

AWARDS: High Commendation 1989; Honorable Mention 1993; Award of Merit 1995; Cook-Douglas Medal 1997

PBF: Unknown

INTERSTING INFO: None