You are here: Iris Wiki>TbAthruE Web>TallBearded>TbArcticSunset (14 Jun 2018, Betsy881)Edit Attach

(TB) 'Arctic Sunset'

1974, Olson

'Arctic Sunset' ( Marvin Olson, R. 1973). Seedling 69-29B. TB, 37" (94 cm), Midseason bloom. Dawn pink (Wilson 523/2) self; brick red beard. ( 'Rippling Waters' x 'Gypsy Lullaby') X Benson 64-39: (( 'May Hall' x 'Lynn Hall') x ( 'Salmon Shell' x 'Pink Fulfillment')). Olson 1974.

See below:
Error: no images found

References:

From AIS Bulletin #213 April 1974 Introducing ARCTIC SUNSET (Sdlg. 69-29B). TB, 37", Mid. ((Rippling Waters x Gypsy Lullaby) X (Benson 64-39: May Hall x Lynn Hall)) X (Salmon Shell x Pink Fulfillment)). Very large Dawn Pink Self (Wilson 523/2). Brick red beard (Wilson 016/1). Wide overlapping standards and clean wide falls are lightly ruffled and semi-flared. Excellent branching on unusually heavy stalk carry eight to ten very large beautifully formed heavy substanced clean, smooth-textured blooms. Very sturdy growing habits with large deep green foliage. Has proven a good parent for vigorous seedlings, a trait needed in pink breeding. HC '72. $25.00. Marvin Olson.
 
 

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 Tall Bearded Iris? Please visit the: Tall Bearded 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 - 2010-09-18
Topic revision: r11 - 14 Jun 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