You are here: Iris Wiki>TbAthruE Web>TbBalletGirl (17 May 2020, Betsy881)Edit Attach

(TB) 'Ballet Girl'

1935, Sass-Schreiner

'Ballet Girl' (Hans Peter Sass - Robert Schreiner , R. 1935) TB. Midseason/Late bloom. Color Class-W7. Sass 1935, Schreiner 1935.

See below:
Error: no images found

References:

From Schreiners Iris catalog, 1936: BALLET GIRL (H. P. Sass-Schreiner '35). Of softest blush pink, pure and daintily colored, the form of the flower is very distinct, having addressed standards with large rounded flaring falls. The size is decidedly above the average in the pink class. Its daintiness and grace are indeed suggestive of a dancing girl. The stem is of medium height and the flowers are of very good substance. This is a clear, exquisite pink with a most charming personality. Stock limited. $15.00.
Ballet Girl. Lovely soft lavender self, frosty and fluted. Good form, straight stalk, very little branching, vigorous, making a beautiful clump in the garden. [Mrs. Herman E. Lewis, "Varietal Notes 1938", A.I.S. Bulletin 72 (January 1939): 10.]
 
From Quality Gardens catalog, 1938: (H. Sass 1935) M. 36". A medium tall, delicately colored iris of clear pastel pink. S. ruffled and frilled, F. semi-flaring. $5.00.
Catalog References: Quality 1938; Schreiner's 1935, 1936; Tell 1947; Wassenberg 1938.


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 Tall Bearded Iris? Please visit the: Tall Bearded Iris Society website.

To Report errors do not use comment box but contact the Iris Encyclopedia Photo Manager or Iris Encyclopedia Manager Comment box is reserved for added information about the topic.

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.

 

-- BetsyHiggins - 2012-06-09
Topic revision: r11 - 17 May 2020, Betsy881
This site is powered by FoswikiCopyright © by the contributing authors. All material on this collaboration platform is the property of the contributing authors.
Ideas, requests, problems regarding Iris Wiki? Send feedback