■(TB) 'Plum Gleam'
, R. 1975) Seedling# 32-2B. TB, 38" (97 cm). Early bloom. Standards magenta rose speckles over clean cream ground, thinning to cream at base; falls 1/4" outer band of magenta rose around rim, continuing inward with band of speckles, warm cream center; white beard tipped magenta to orange on outer end. 'Blueberry Trim'
X 'Smoke Rings'
. Gibson 1976. Honorable Mention 1979.
| From AIS Bulletin #220 January 1976 Introducing PLUM GLEAM (1976). TB, E, 38", #32-2B. $25.00. This most vigorous plicata, well branched with ten large blooms, is beautifully formed with the unusual ruffling and fluting. Unusual magenta-rose speckles over a clean cream ground, thinning to almost clear cream at base. The falls have a brilliant 1/4" outer band of magenta-rose around the rim, continuing inward with a like band of speckles, and warm, clean cream color in the center. Parents: BLUEBERRY TRIM X SMOKE RINGS. It is blessed with the form of both. One you won't forget. Gibson's Iris Garden.
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