Thursday, February 5, 2009
Siberian Iris 'PROPHET'S KISS'
I think that this variety is Truly Amazing!
Tempo Two Catalogue 2004-05
PROPHET'S KISS (Blyth, 04 Aust) (24" 61 cm) EML.Standards are a soft greyed lavender with deeper veining and lemon edges. Falls are a washed brownish rose with a large gold signal. Stylearms are greyed lemon with with a deeper turquoise midrib. A long season with lots of flowers over a compact clump. A new colour combination in Siberian Irises Sdlg. J245-1 Sib to Huntress. Seed from M. Schafer cross S97-23.
2006 Cumulative Checklist of Siberian Irises
PROPHET'S KISS Barry Blyth, Reg. 2004 Sdlg. J245-1. SIB, 24" (61 cm), EML ; S. greyed violet lemon; style arms grey lemon, turquoise midrib; F. brownish rose, gold signal extending 1/3 way down and heavily veined brownish rose. Seed from M. Schafer cross S97-23. Sib to Huntress. Tempo Two 2004/05.
Massive hat tip to Barry Blyth for sharing the photos and information
Photo copyright B. Blyth