[Attachment(s) from Impressive Irises included below]
Hope this helps with ID.
Sorry the Octoberfest photo isn't very good. One of it's main features
is the veining. Lousy grower for me.
B.J. Vera wrote:
> [Attachment(s) <#TopText> from B.J. Vera included below]
> I need help identifying this flower. In the same year, I bought 4
> orange irises. This is the only one that has opened so far. The first
> picture, I took before it had completely opened. Then the stem fell
> over so I brought it inside. I think the second picture shows right
> before closing. It's a sad picture but shows the beard. I have
> include the AIS descriptions. I think I have decided that this flower
> is Fresno Calypso. Am I correct? Also, if anyone has photos of the
> other 3, I would really appreciate seeing them.
> Thank you!
> B.J. inVA
> GOOD SHOW
> (Ben Hager, R. 1987). Sdlg. T4277BrtOr. TB, 35" (89 cm), M.
> S. bright orange, pink flush in center; F. bright orange; deep
> tangerine beard; heavily ruffled. Cinderella's Coach X T3616-OrCr:
> ((Hayride x T2735Or: ((((Norah x Thisbe) x Glittering Amber) x (T983
> x Glittering Amber)) x Picture Perfect)) x Fresno Calypso). Roris
> Gardens 1988.
> (W. Maryott, R. 1985). Sdlg. M108BST. TB, 37" (94 cm), M.
> Heavily ruffled red orange; self beard. Fresno Frolic X
> Hindenburg. Maryott's Gardens 1987.
> (Schreiner's, R. 1980). Sdlg. K 905-E. TB, 36" (91 cm), M.
> Tailored rich orange amber; self beard. Flaming Day X C 933-1:
> ((0-900 x Pretty Carol) x Claudia Rene). Schreiner's 1980.
> FRESNO CALYPSO
> (John Weiler, R. 1977). Sdlg. 71-53. TB, 36" (91 cm), M-L.
> Cadmium orange (HCC 8/1) self; dark orange beard. 65-19-3:
> (Ballerina x Orange Crush) X Quadros/Alves 66-J-58: (inv. Golden Gene
> and orange sdlgs.). Rialto Gardens 1978.