Hybridizer: Dr. Ralph Gibbs Van Name and Miss Theodora Van Name
New Haven, Connecticut, USA
Dr. VanName, Professor of Chemistry, Yale, University, devoted much time (1910-1925) to growing Irises. From 1913-1917 he and his sister Miss Theodora VanName raised many seedlings, their best Iris was probably 'Van Cleve'
. [AIS Check List, 1939]
Intermediate Bearded: 'Quinnipiac'
-- Main.RPries - 2012-05-18