Tabasco


  • 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: Tom Craig

INTRODUCED: 1951

CLASS: Tall Bearded

HEIGHT: 40"

BLOOM SEASON: Mid

DESCRIPTION: Yellow background sprinkled with red; fancy pattern.

PARENTAGE: Rich Raiment x Joseph's Mantle

AWARDS: Honorable Mention 1954

PBF: Unknown

INTERESTING INFO:
From the 1960 Rainbow Hybridizing Gardens Catalog: A stunning fancy; may be likened to paprika sprinkled over an omelet. Deep yellow with all-over sprinkling of rich orange-red.

Tabasco is a state in Mexico.