Hybridizer Miss Isabella Preston (1881 - 1965)

Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Central Experimental Farm, Ottawa, Canada. Specialist in Ornamental Gardening, hybridizer of Irises, especially beardless varieties. Miss Preston received the American Iris Society Hybridizer Award in 1950.

See horticultural Biography in Canadian Horticultural History


Intermediate Bearded: 'Canadian Gold', .

Siberian: 'Abitibi', 'Chaudiere', 'China Blue', 'Gatineau', 'Kenogami', 'Kootenay', 'Madawaska', 'Matane', 'Mattawin', 'Nipigon', 'Ottawa', 'Pembina', 'Pickanock', 'Richelieu', 'Rideau', 'Rimouski', 'Skeena'.

Tall Bearded: 'Carling', 'Dawson', 'Gwynne', 'Irving'.

-- Main.RPries - 2012-05-18
Topic revision: r8 - 16 Dec 2020, TLaurin
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