Tuesday, February 24, 2009
Siberian Iris 'LOVE ALWAYS'
An unusual shade of lavender-blue is presented in a ruffled flower with elegant wide, overlapping form. The falls are decorated with a small white signal, veined violet, and surrounded by a bluer glow. Beautiful upright foliage and stems.
AIS Checklist 2005
LOVE ALWAYS Calvin Helsley, Reg. 2008 Sdlg. 05-03. SIB, 35" (89 cm), M ; S. medium lavender-blue (RHS 94B) veined violet; style arms lavender blue, turquoise midrib; F. same as S., bluer area around small violet veined white signal; ruffled, flat form. Where Eagles Dare X Rosy Bows. Iris City 2009.
Introduced this year by Iris City Gardens who have an very extensive catalogue of Siberian Irises with a very good price range.
Big hat tip to Greg McCullough for his help, information and Photo's
As always clicking on the above image will take you to the larger, higher resolution version.
Photo Copyright Greg McCullough