(Sir Michael Foster
,1909) TB. Early bloom. Color Class-B1M. I. pallida
x I. cengialti
| Awaiting original catalog description
| From Movilla Gardens catalog, 1921: ISOLA. (Foster 1909.) H. C., R. H. S. 1916. S. light blue; F. violet purple. A neat and free-flowering Cengialti hybrid. A charming flower. 30 inches.
| From Bonnewitz catalog, 1923/24: ISOLA (Foster) $1.50. This variety seems to have considerable vigor, but it is not in a class with Prospero, Asia, Lord of June, and Neptune. However, it is quite pleasing and may be of use where the extremely large varieties are not wanted
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