■(AB) 'Gates Ajar'
OGB- (Gordon Plough
, R. 1964). Seedling 59-97-1. AB, 28" (71 cm). Midseason bloom. Standards buff yellow veined light brown; Falls buff yellow, dark brown veining radiating from mustard beard; some purple splashes; straw yellow styles. 'Imam Adib
X 'Blue Gate'
. Eden Road Iris Gardens, 1965.
| From Melrose Gardens catalog, 1968: GATES AJAR (Plough ) Imam Adib X Blue Gate. Buff yellow self with brown veining in the standards, falls veined darker brown. A "sport" of a seedling of a "sport," a genetic factor that seems to run in some lines so it should be interesting to breed with and watch for more "sports". $10.00
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