Roustabout


  • 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: Alta Brown

INTRODUCED: 1976

CLASS: Standard Dwarf Bearded

HEIGHT: 11"

BLOOM SEASON: Mid to Late

DESCRIPTION: S. hyacinth blue with darker midrib; F. spectrum violet on each side of blue beard with brown blended on lower edge.

PARENTAGE: Runaway X Gingerbread Man

AWARDS: Honorable Mention 1978

PBF: None

INTERESTING INFO:
From the 1980 Melrose Gardens Catalog: Blue standards darkening at the mid-ribs; falls violet with brown blendings at the tips.