Orchid Raye


  • Photo by Carlos Ayento; taken at Brighton Park Iris

  • Photo by Carlos Ayento; taken at Brighton Park Iris

ORIGINATOR: Alta Brown

INTRODUCED: 1970

CLASS: Standard Dwarf Bearded

HEIGHT: 12"

BLOOM SEASON: Early

DESCRIPTION: S. orchid; F. same with darker orchid ray pattern around light lavender beard.

PARENTAGE: M 257-2: (Seafair Princess x Drop O' Blue) X Deep Lavender

AWARDS: None

PBF: None

INTERESTING INFO:
From the 1975 Melrose Gardens Catalog: Orchid violet with raying pattern around beards.