In a message dated 6/19/2005 7:03:26 A.M. Central Standard Time,
<<<I asked him if he had any thoughts about what the true
He said his guess had always been CATAWBA RUBY by EBONY
Yet, Chuck grows one named BLACK ANDROMEDA that looks exactly as one would
expect the iris to look, based on the parentage in the R & I. (And I
can't imagine why it would carry the name BLACK.)
If Will is correct, where did the iris come from that Chuck grows?
Chuck is there any chance Chet sent this to you as a seedling, before it was
introduced to the public?
Linda, I'm afraid this is one mystery we will never totally
solve. There are others! <vbg>