Tuesday, January 12, 2010

Sergey Loktev 2010 Iris "BERTRAND RUSSELL"

Heritage Irises are privileged to display for our visitors three of the many 2010 Introductions By Sergey Loktev of Russia. This Tall Bearded Iris has a look tailored for the discerning Iris grower with multi choice requirements all packaged into one bloom that plays with the light of day, and as we are all aware there is no time limits on Dreams, so we can look forward to more Irises "From Russia First Class"

AIS Checklist 2008
BERTRAND RUSSELL (Sergey Loktev, R. 2008). Sdlg. 02-571-4. TB, 35" (90 cm), EML. S. creamy light yellow heavily washed smoky beetroot; style arms yellow, beetroot crests and midrib, crests fringed; F. cherry shot with black, white rays around beard, light olive pencil rim, lilac and brown dots on hafts and beside beard; beards white tipped yellow. Edgar Poe X 96-L15-22G: (”Depeche Mode”: (Rancho Rose x Sketch Me) x Flights of Fancy).

As always, clicking the image will take you to the larger, higher resolution version.
Photo credit and copyright and My big hat tip to Sergey Loktev.


  1. Wow, that one is beautiful. Thanks for sharing....Brooke

  2. Now this Sergey guy is an amazing iris conneisseur. I don't grow irises - no reason, just don't - but I adore seeing iris photos because it is such an amazingly sexy characterful flower and comes in so many colours.



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