(BB) 'Miss Goldilocks'
( Bernard Hamner
, R. 1971). Seedling #67-37. BB, 20-26" (51-66 cm). Midseason bloom. Standards near white, slight infusion of Indian yellow at midrib; falls Indian yellow (RHS 17C), ruffled; beard slightly deeper yellow-orange. ( 'Foxcharm'
x 'Campus Flirt'
) X (Gibson Seedling x 'Campus Flirt'
). Hamner 1972. High Commendation 1971; Honorable Mention 1973.
I commented at the beginning of this article that this was the iris season when the named and introduced borders grew up, up, and beyond the height limitation for this class. The fact that some did, irked me; for among them was one of the most unique of irises, the beautifully formed and different yellow bitone, MISS GOLDILOCKS (Hamner '73). Do seek it out next season. [Joe Gatty, “A Median Review,” The Bulletin of the American Iris Society
, Vol. 55, No. 214 (July 1974): 57.]
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