Rare Coin


  • 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: Joseph Ghio

INTRODUCED: 2014

CLASS: Tall Bearded

HEIGHT: 36"

BLOOM SEASON: Midseason Late

DESCRIPTION: S. gold; F. white at beard washing to light yellow toward petal edges, precise deep brown rim; beards yellow.

PARENTAGE: 06-40X2: (02-22L: (00-12wine: (98-2E2: (96-9F2: (93-152A3: (Affaire x Romantic Evening) x Connection) x Starring) x U970-8G, unknown) x 00-133G2: (Pennant Fever x U97-20T, unknown)) x 03-51S2, Center Ice pod parent) X 06-56Y: (03-48F2, Illusionist pod parent sib, x 04-89J, Perception pollen parent)

AWARDS: None

PBF: None

INTERESTING INFO:
From the 2014 Bay View Gardens Catalog: The firmly held standards are gold. The falls are white below the yellow berads washing to light yellow toward the petal edges. Precise deep brown rim around the wavy ruffled fall petals. Well-branched and consistent bloomer.