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J. Gatty, R. 1979 / I. 1980

TB 38″ M

From Keith Keppel’s catalog for 1980: “Tall, well branched, spectacular variegata. Standards tawny amber-yellow, falls glossy maroon red. Brass yellow beards. Smooth coloration, smooth hafts. Lightly ruffled and waved. That’s show biz!”

From Melrose Gardens catalog for 1985: “Royal robes of deep velvet maroon and a gleaming gold crown on top, bedeck this strutting thespian. Noble stem and foliage but a plant that strides only slowly into the future.”

((Gala Madrid x War Lord) x Molten Embers) X Dark Ritual, HM 1982.

Iris Class:Bearded
Bearded Class:Tall Bearded
Age:1980-1989
Fall Color:Red/Maroon
Standard Color:Yellow
Pattern:Variegata
Beard Color:Rust
Hybridizer:Gatty J
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