( Sass Brothers
- Gordon Plough
, R. 1959) Seedling. Sass seedling 53-6. TB, 34" (86 cm). Midseason bloom. Color Class-W2V White ground with methyl-violet stitching, Moorish blue styles and crest. Sass 49-59 x 'Dancing Waters'
. Eden Road 1960. Honorable Mention 1961.
Please do not enter images that are not your own without owners' permission, this is against Wiki policy.
| From AIS Bulletin #158, July 1960. Introducing AZURITE (H. Sass) M. 34 in. (Sass No. 49-59 X Dancing Waters). Large white ground plicata, lightly stitched on borders and with slight dotting of Methyl Violet. The styles and crests are dark Moorish Blue giving a very unusual effect. Three branches and terminaI. Fertile both ways. $20.00. Eden Road.
| From Fleur De Lis Gardens catalog 1963: AZURITE (H. Sass '60) E.M. 34 in. (Piic No. 40-59 x Dancing Waters). Almost a pure white, this has a few minute specklings and sandings of blue around the throat. Its attraction is its rich blue style arms. H.M. 1961. 10.00.
"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 Tall Bearded Iris? Please visit: Tall-bearded Iris Society Website
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.