ORIGINATOR: Gordon Plough
CLASS: Tall Bearded
BLOOM SEASON: Early to Late
DESCRIPTION: S. royal purple; F. royal purple, reddish brown hafts; mustard beard tipped blue.
PARENTAGE: 64-103-16: ((aphylla dark violet van Nes x Black Swan) x (Tistops x Allegiance)) X Wild Violet
From the 1981 Eden Road Iris Gardens Catalog: Royal purple with closed standards a little lighter than the widely flaring falls. The clean hafts are reddish brown. Beard is mustard tipped blue. 3 branches and terminal. Unusual strong, upright foliage. Pronounced Ten-nine-oh. Fertile both ways.