You are here: Iris Wiki>TbKthruO Web>TbMarthaOfBethany (27 Jul 2018, Betsy881)Edit Attach

(TB) 'Martha Of Bethany'

1981, Miller

'Martha Of Bethany' (Bernice Miller, R. 1981). TB, 36" (91 cm), Early bloom and occasional rebloom (late Oct in AL). Ruffled fuschia-purple; fragrant. 'Patience' X 'Autumn Velvet'. Enchanted Rainbow Garden 1981.

See below:
Error: no images found

References:

From AIS Bulletin #242 July 1981 Introducing MARTHA OF BETHANY (B. Miller). TB, 36", E & RE (sometimes in late October). Medium-sized, pleasingly ruffled fuschia purple blossom, with graceful Hogarthcurved branching and multiple buds-2 to 3 per socket, up to 14. Four branches and terminal. Wonderful fragrance, identical to white locust. Very crisp, sturdy texture. Good increase. Vigorous plant. Fertile both ways. We consider this our top introduction to date and highly recommend it if you want an iris that you will love for a lifetime. Patience X Autumn Velvet. $30.00. Bernice Miller.
 

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.

---

 

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07
Topic revision: r3 - 27 Jul 2018, 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