(TB) 'Mint Julep'
(Mrs. Earl Recknor
, R. 1952). TB, 34" (86 cm), Midseason late bloom. Color Class-Y1L, Yellow self (chartreuse), pale haft markings. Parentage lost. Tell 1953.
Additional nursery catalog references where this iris was sold: Rainbow 1958.
MINT JULEP (Recknor '53). M - 36". A new iris having a chartreuse coloring very similar to that of 'Char-Maize'
. A large full flower that is a true self and is devoid of any other coloring. Introduced as a breeding iris for those interested in this elusive green coloration
. HC '52. Regularly $1.50; on $10 order $1.42. (Rainbow, 1958, p. 15).
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| From Fleur De Lis Gardens catalog 1956: MINT JULEP (Reckner 1953) M. 36 in. (Grand Canyon x Unknown). A large, brass yellow tinted chartreuse. Striking. 1.50.
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