Moongardner said:My Perrin, Texas grandmother 1960's) had many Iris but there was a lavender/blue tall Iris that was a solid color so vibrant that it was breathtaking. It was mid season to late here in Fort Worth. How can I find possible sources of old irises?
JosephGhio said:FYI In the iris world an iris is considered "historic" 30 yrs. from the year of its introduction , i.e. 1991 and earlier.
DaisyDo said:Sapphire Hills was/is also a very stunning blue. Same blue as its more ruffled descendant, Yaquina Blue.