( John Childs
, R. 1924) JI. Double. Color Class-1R.
| From Fairmount Gardens catalog, 1942: ROSE ANNA (Chi. 1924) Dbl. Lavender; darker halo. $.50
| From Marx Gardens catalog, 1955: ROSE ANNA Each $1.00. This unique variety is unlike all others. Color is mauve or rosy lavender sharply veined deep purple. Bright purple styles and large yellow spears. Double.
| From Flowerfield Bulb Farms catalog 1956: ROSE ANNA (Childs). Red-purple veins over a greyish pink background. Falls and standards are alike in size, forming a large, rounded, double flower. Style columns are rose colored with self colored crests. All parts show a fine line of white at the edges. Midseason bloom, medium tall growing. Each $2.00. Three $4.00. Doz. $12.00.
*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 Japanese Irises?
Please visit the: Society for Japanese Irises
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