Lee Park


  • Photo by Carlos Ayento; taken at Brighton Park Iris

  • Photo by Carlos Ayento; taken at Brighton Park Iris

ORIGINATOR: Rick Tasco

INTRODUCED: 2005

CLASS: Standard Dwarf Bearded

HEIGHT: 14"

BLOOM SEASON: Mid to Late

DESCRIPTION: S. cream white ground, wide solid violet-purple band and midrib line, slight dotting in center; style arms violet purple edged tan, darker at base; F. medium yellow ground, broad band of heavily stippled burgundy; beards bright tangerine; lightly ruffled; slight sweet fragrance.

PARENTAGE: 96-SDB-06: (91-46-30: (Extra Charm x Tender Tears) x 93-10-09: (91-46: (Extra Charm x Tender Tears) x 91-17: (Tender Tears x Auroralita))) X 96-SDB-22: (93-03: (91-62: (Pal Sam x Auroralita) x sib) x 94-18: (91-53: (Nimble Toes x Pal Sam) x Toy Clown))

AWARDS: None

PBF: Unknown

INTERESTING INFO:
From the 2005 Superstition Iris Gardens Catalog: Creamy white ground standards, wide solid violet-purple band and midrib line, slight violet dotting in center; medium yellow ground falls with a broad band of heavily strippled burgundy. Lightly ruffled with bright tangerine beards and 2-to-3 buds. Named for one of the small towns in NE Pennsylvania that I grew up in.