CLASS: Tall Bearded
BLOOM SEASON: Mid
DESCRIPTION: Heavily ruffled chrysanthemum crimson; self beard.
PARENTAGE: G 853-AA: (Paris Lights x B 357-A: (W 440-A x Fireball)) X I 698-1: (Post Time x B 767-1: (R 1013-12 x Wild Ginger))
AWARDS: Honorabile Mention 1989
From the 1987 Schreinerís Iris Lovers Catalog: Play with Fire advances the development of red Iris by combining outstanding height, exquisite ruffling and sparkling color. The most heavily ruffled red currently on the market, this alluring ruby literally shines from within. The tall stems sport 9 to 10 buds (some triple socketed) and have an exceptional three to four branches.