I just wish we had a set of names tagging the
various patterns of yellow. The only ones so far, as far as I know, are
"self" and "yellow amoena."
One of the unnamed patterns is beautifully
illustrated by this lovely historic, Ruth's Love. That pattern on the
fall also occurs on the inner side of the standards--white with a relatively
narrow rim of yellow, with the outside (underside of fall) is
There are others. I think this would make an
interesting article for one of the Iris publications--a sort of description of
the various patterns carotenoid pigments fall into. I don't think anyone
has done this before--or have they?
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