■ (SPEC) 'Illini Fountain'
( Steve Varner,
R. 1993). Seedling #V1014. SPEC, height 14" (36 cm), Very early bloom. Standards light lavender-blue; falls very light blue, veined light lavender-blue. (Selection of Iris lactea
from (garden) seed collected near Budapest, Hungary). a cultivar of Iris lactea
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| From AIS Bulletin #293 April 1994 Introducing ILLINI FOUNTAIN-I. lactea. Long bloom--starts ten days before my first SDBs. Two blooms; 2" light lavender-blue stds. and veined very light blue falls. Flower on 14" stalks are visible above the cascading leaves which mature 26" long. Excellent landscape and cut flowers. Ovoid seeds. $50.00. Illini Iris.
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Topic revision: r9 - 04 Dec 2018, Betsy881