Jakarta


  • Photo by Carlos Ayento; taken at Brighton Park Iris

  • Photo by Carlos Ayento; taken at Brighton Park Iris

ORIGINATOR: Gordon Plough

INTRODUCED: 1967

CLASS: Tall Bearded

HEIGHT: 38"

BLOOM SEASON: Early to Mid

DESCRIPTION: S. white bordered at base methyl violet and lightening at tip to 39/3; F snowy white; hafts campanula violet in straight line across beard; light stippling along edges; center of F. dotted; beard white with each hair tipped buttercup yellow, white at tip.

PARENTAGE: Viet Nam sib X Tea Apron

AWARDS: Honorable Mention 1970

PBF: Unknown

INTERESTING INFO:
From the 1972 Gilbert H. Wild & Sons Catalog: Clean plicata of the Dutch Doll type. White standards are bordered at base lightening at tip. Snowy falls have solidly colored hafts of campanula violet, in a straight line across beard. Edges are lightly strippled and center of falls is precisely dotted. Well branched.

Jakarta is the capital city of Indonesia in southeast Asia.