Pinky Ring


  • 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: Paul Black

INTRODUCED: 2009

CLASS: Standard Dwarf Bearded

HEIGHT: 13"

BLOOM SEASON: Midseason Late

DESCRIPTION: S. smoky mauve-orchid blend, rose plicata dots/sanding on white inside petal; style arms flesh pink; F. white, very wide rose-orchid washed and dotted plicata band, darker rose-plum haft, narrow light tan band around edges; beards orange, white tipped orange at end; ruffled; pronounced musky fragrance.

PARENTAGE: Microwave X 365E: (M. Smith 95-03B, Seafire sib, x I225G, Fires of Fiji sib)

AWARDS: Honorable Mention 2012

PBF: Unknown

INTERESTING INFO: From hybridizer Paul Black: Light flesh pink styles are captured between palest pink standards marbled mid orchid. Very wide rose orchid plicata rings surround circular white centers of falls and are edged smoky light pink. Zingy orange beards create a wild contrast. Interesting parentage with great potential.