ORIGINATOR: Jean Cayeux
CLASS: Tall Bearded
BLOOM SEASON: Early
DESCRIPTION: S. bordeaux red on yellow ground; F. bright yellow with ⅓" bordeaux red border.
PARENTAGE: Radiant Apogee X High Life
From the 1981 Keith Keppel Catalog: Burgundy red almost solid standards and wide fall margin on this yellow ground plicata.
From the 2014 Iris Cayeux Catalog: Cheerful and excellent plicata with garnet red standards and a yellow background on falls widely edged with garnet red. Prolific grower and classical shape. Awarded 'Iris of the Millennium' at Franciris 2000. Orange blossom scent.