(Sir Michael Foster
(deceased), 1934) ('Balkana'
) in Gardening Illustrated 56: 5. 6 January 1934. No information on introduction found in AIS checklists.
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| From Supplement To The Comprehensive Checklist of Aril and Arilbred Iris by Sharon McAllister, April 2000: BALK-IB AB (Sir Michael Foster, BRS). Sdlg # NIA. MB, height and bloom season NIA. I balkana X I iberica. No AIS Color Class. No description in '76 CL. Vallette: "dwarfish purple." No information on introduction found in AIS Checklists. Notes: Name approved; an OB in the quantum system, an OB- in the chromosome-set system. Ref: AJS '39, p. 116. ASI '76, p. 15; Vallette p. 175.
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