, R. 1969). Seedling# 218. TB, 34" (86 cm), Midseason bloom. Color Class-RV1, Magenta self; light lemon beard. 'Sorcerer's Apprentice'
X 'Sea Of Stars'
. Blocher 1972.
Please do not enter images that are not your own without owners' permission, this is against Wiki policy
| From AIS Bulletin #205 April 1972 Introducing GALENA (Amethyst Flame x Morning Breeze) X SEA OF STARS. $25.00. This is a large iris, with extremely heavy substance. The color is magenta, and after a day in the sunshine, the falls have a white blaze below the beard. This has been the most weatherproof flower in my garden since it first bloomed in 1968. The individual flowers have taken severe rainstorms, hail, etc, and come through in excellent condition. When other flowers have torn, GALENA holds up very well. 30" tall, eight buds per stem. Blocher.
"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
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.