(SPEC) Iris reticulata var. Luteo-Alba
Iris reticulata var. Luteo-Alba
( noted by F. Herbert Chapman
, 1908) in notes Iris luteo-alba.— This little plant is now-in flower with me, and I think that if I had been able to include it in my group at the Royal Horticultural Society's meeting on the 3rd inst. it would have caused much interest. Roughly speaking, it is a white reticulata, so slightly-shaded with cream and pale blue as for these colours to be scarcely noticeable, except on close inspection. It is smaller and dwarfer, too, than the reticulata type, and altogether a somewhat insignificant flower ; but the unique colour makes, it of great interest to lovers of this section. — F. Herbert Chapman, Rye.
Error: no images found
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 Iris Species?
Please visit the: Species Iris Group of North America
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