■(SDB) 'Joyce McBride'
(William E. Jones
, R. 1980). SDB, 10" (25 cm), Very early bloom. Heavily ruffled white ground plicata, stitched bright purple, yellow infusion on upper portion of Standards. Unknown parentage. Contemporary Gardens, Riverdale Iris 1981.
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| From AIS Bulletin #241 April 1981 Introducing JOYCE McBRIDE (W. E. Jones) SDB, 10" (25 cm), Very Early (one of the first SDBs to bloom). Very ruffled bright purple and white plicata with harmonious purple beard. Buds are bright purple with yellow ground. Open flower has a yellow infusion in the upper white ground color of the standards. Excellent substance and extremely vigorous. Unique and appealing-totally different from other SDB plicatas on the market today. Sdlg. 74-61A: (Parentage unknown but neither parent was a plicata). $7.50. Contemporary Gardens. Co-introduced with Riverdale Iris Gardens.
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