You are here: Iris Wiki>TbKthruO Web>TbOphelia (13 May 2019, Betsy881)Edit Attach

(TB) 'Ophélia'

1925, Cayeux

'Ophélia' (Ferdinand Cayeux, 1925). TB, Midseason bloom. Color Class S4L.

See below:

Error: no images found


Journal de la Société Nationale d'Horticulture de France, 1926, 4e série, Tome XXVII, p. 200.
From Quality Gardens catalog 1930: OPHELIA (Cayeux 1925) M. 36" One of the most beautiful new Irises. The color is indescribably charming and subtle. A delicious medley of warm orange cream, mauve and bronze tints, lit up with a deep orange beard. It is perfectly exquisite. Flowers of perfect form and great reflnement. This Iris has achieved an enormous popularity and was one of our biggest sellers last year. $4.00.
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.

Interested in French irises ? Please visit the "Société Française des Iris et plantes Bulbeuses" website (french language)


-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07
Topic revision: r9 - 13 May 2019, 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