See Image Galleries

*
 

■(TB) 'Risque'

1975, Gatty

'Risque' (Joseph Gatty, R. 1974). Seedling# A20-2. TB, 34" (86 cm). Midseason bloom. Ruffled and lightly laced white self; Chinese orange (M&P 9D12) beard. 'Ruffled Valentine' X ('Gala Gown' x ((('Pink Sensation' x 'June Meredith') x Jones seedling# 308-1: ('Frances Kent' x 'Mary Randall')) x Jones seedling# 432: (((('Spindrift' x 'Jeb Stuart') x 'Courtier') x 'Spanish Whim') x 'Frost And Flame'))). Keppel 1975. Honorable Mention 1976.

See below:
Photo by Exline Iris GardenPhoto scanned from Bee Warburton slide collectionPhoto scanned from Glenn Corlew slide collectionPhoto scanned from Glenn Corlew slide collectionPhoto by Exline Iris Garden

References:

From AIS Bulletin #217 April 1975 Introducing RISQUE (Gatty) M, 34". Ruffled Valentine X (Gala Gown x ((((Pink Sensation x June Meredith) x Jones 308-1: (Frances Kent x Mary Randall)) x Jones 432: (Frost and Flame x ((((Spindrift x Jeb Stuart) x Courtier) x Spanish Whim)))). Ruffly, frilly, lightly laced white with clean hafts. Not a shocking beard, but rather a soft medium red-orange one-just slightly risque! Well-branched stalks with plenty of buds. Vigorous grower. HC '74 (15 votes).(#A20-2). $25.00. Keith Keppel.
 
 

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.

 

-- BobPries - 2011-03-07
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
RisqueEI.jpgjpg RisqueEI.jpg manage 33 K 18 Dec 2012 - 20:23 BetsyHiggins Photo by Exline Iris Garden
risque01.jpgjpg risque01.jpg manage 85 K 27 Jun 2015 - 20:55 TerryLaurin Photo by Exline Iris Garden
risque02.JPGJPG risque02.JPG manage 74 K 06 Jul 2014 - 23:23 TerryLaurin Photo scanned from Bee Warburton slide collection
risque1.JPGJPG risque1.JPG manage 967 K 09 Jan 2017 - 03:07 TerryLaurin Photo scanned from Glenn Corlew slide collection
risque2.JPGJPG risque2.JPG manage 782 K 09 Jan 2017 - 03:09 TerryLaurin Photo scanned from Glenn Corlew slide collection
Topic revision: r15 - 23 Mar 2022, TerryLaurin
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