Ritz


  • 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: Schreiner

INTRODUCED: 1968

CLASS: Standard Dwarf Bearded

HEIGHT: 14"

BLOOM SEASON: Early

DESCRIPTION: S. pure sunflower yellow; F. sunflower yellow with central part of each petal prominently marked with thumbprint rich maroon-red.

PARENTAGE: Tall bearded yellow blend seedling X Austrian pumila

AWARDS: None

PBF: Unknown

INTERESTING INFO:
From the 1968 Schreiner's Iris Lover's Catalog: The pixie face little fellow has the snappiest rich maroon red blotches, pansy-like, on the center of each sunshine yellow fall. A sprightly, trim pattern; one of the best patterned hybrids we ahve seen.