Samite


  • Photo by Carlos Ayento; taken at Brighton Park Iris

ORIGINATOR: Agnes Whiting

INTRODUCED: 1952

CLASS: Tall Bearded

HEIGHT: 36"

BLOOM SEASON: Midseason Late

DESCRIPTION: White self, touch of yellow at haft.

PARENTAGE: Lady Moon X Frosty Blue

AWARDS: Honorable Mention 1952

PBF: None

INTERESTING INFO:
From the 1957 Eden Road Iris Garden Catalog: Clear white except for a touch of yellow in the throat and a white beard tipped yellow. Flowers are huge, with heavy substance and ruffled form. Falls flare widely.