You are here: Iris Wiki>TbUthruZ Web>TbWildRose (12 May 2019, Betsy881)Edit Attach

(TB) 'Wild Rose'

1921, Sturtevant

'Wild Rose' ( Grace Sturtevant, 1921) TB. Midseason bloom. Color Class-R7L.

See below:

Error: no images found

References:

From Glen Road Iris Garden catalog, 1921: WILD ROSE (Sturtevant) — In some lights almost the exact tone of the Prairie Rose, but with a silvery finish of unusual smoothness and firm texture. 33 in. 10.00.
From Sam Carpenter Garden catalog, 1925: WILD ROSE -This is reported by Mr. Franklin B. Mead, the iris enthusiast of Ft. Wayne, IN, as the finest pink-flowered Iris in his garden. $10.00.
 
From Quality Gardens catalog 1931: WILD ROSE (Sturt. 1921) L. 34". A beautiful pink which is aptly named. The texture is very smooth and satiny. If you care for pink iris, you will like this. It is the daintiest iris we have ever seen. $.50.

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.

 

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07
Topic revision: r9 - 12 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