■(TB) 'Golden Hind'
, R. 1931) TB 36" Early bloom. Color Class-Y4D. 'Gold Imperial'
x 'W. R. Dykes'
. Orp 1934; Bun 1938; Schreiner 1939; R. 1931; (Gold Imperial x W. R. Dykes); C.M.I.S(E) 1931; Gard Chron 3rd Ser 89.457 13 June 1931; Yr Bk I.S.(E) 30. 1931; Silver Medal I.S.(E); Yr Bk I.S.(E) 1934; Silver Medal Eng. 1934; Yr Bk I.S.(E) 36 1934; AM AIS 1937; Bull AIS 66:87. Sept 1937; AM RHS 1936; JRHS 62:3,131, Mar 1937; Silver Gilt Medal, Chelsea; F.C.C., R.H.S. 1939; J.R.H.S. 65:8.264. Aug. 1940. British Dykes Medal
1934. Award of Merit 1937.
| From Western Iris Gardens catalog, 1948: GOLDEN HIND (Chadburn, 1934). ML. 30" So many yellows to choose from, you say. This pace setter is deep, solid, and rich in yellow color value. Long continued popular demand constitutes an attribute. AM 1937. 40c.
| Golden Hind (Chadburn). Cleanest butter yellow of any, of good form—would like to see it with larger blooms. [Belsley, Ray J., Varietal Comments. Bulletin of the American Iris Society 74 (July 1939), 17.]
| Golden Hind's outstanding characteristic is its clarity of color. It is rather small in size with short horizontal falls and standards inclined to open. [Lila McCombs, “A Critical Evaluation of Older Irises”, The Bulletin of the American Iris Society, No. 110 (July 1948): 57.]
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