■(MDB) 'Sky Caper'
( Bee Warburton
, R. 1962). Seedling #45BC509. MDB, 6" (15 cm). Very early bloom. Color Class-B1V, Pale purplish blue self, white beards. 'Fairy Flax'
X seedling #AM-5 (blue pumila
). Warburton 1963. Honorable Mention 1964; Judges Choice 1965; Caparne Award 1968
SKY CAPER: "One of the loveliest of the light blues, being a clear sky blue, slightly darker around the white beard. It is a bit lighter blue than NANCY MARIA
, and both have wide rounded, flaring falls. 6 inches high." [Alta M. Brown, “Comments on Newer Dwarf Irises” The Bulletin of the American Iris Society
, No. 186, (July 1967): 72.]
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