You are here: Iris Wiki>Bb Web>BorderBearded>BbHappySong (08 Jul 2018, Betsy881)Edit Attach

■(BB) 'Happy Song'

1978, Hamblen

'Happy Song' ( Melba Hamblen, R. 1977). Seedling #M73-06A. BB, 26" (66 cm). Early to late bloom. Standards pink (RHS 36B); falls white; cerise-pink (41D) beard. 'Little Swinger' X seedling #H70-25F: ( 'Misty Dawn' x 'Dove Wings'). Mission Bell 1978. High Commendation 1977; Honorable Mention 1980; Award of Merit 1983.

See below:


From AIS Bulletin #229, Spring 1978 Introducing HAPPY SONG. EM, 26". Domed, pink standards; white, horizontally flaring falls; bright reddish beards. Excellent branching. HC '77. #M73-06A. $15.00. Mission Bell.

Please do not enter images that are not your own without owners' permission, this is against Wiki policy

"Although the Encyclopedia is free to all, it is supported by Emembership in AIS, If you would like to help sustain this reference, for $15 you can become an Emember, click here."

Interested in Border Beardeds? Please visit the: Median Iris Society website.

To Report errors do not use comment box but contact the Iris Encyclopedia Photo Manager or Iris Encyclopedia Manager Comment box is reserved for added information about the topic.

Your Observations Are Valued. Please make note of bud count, branching, purple based foliage and bloom time, etc. Because these are affected by climate, note date, year and geographic location and write these and other comments in the comment box below.


-- BetsyHiggins - 2010-03-12
Topic attachments
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
happysong01.jpgjpg happysong01.jpg manage 82 K 06 Jun 2014 - 18:37 Main.TLaurin Photo by Rosalie Figge
happysong0116.jpgjpg happysong0116.jpg manage 19 K 30 Jul 2016 - 04:29 Main.Betsy881 Detail of photo by Betsy Higgins
Topic revision: r9 - 08 Jul 2018, Betsy881
This site is powered by FoswikiCopyright © by the contributing authors. All material on this collaboration platform is the property of the contributing authors.
Ideas, requests, problems regarding Iris Wiki? Send feedback