Mid to late season.39”.Standards deep red; style arms medium yellow lowers, deep red uppers; Falls dark red; beards medium orange; slight spicy fragrance. Ruby Bay is a popular holiday and picnic place close to Richmond. Cockles can be found at low tide on the gently sloping beach and there are great views looking back to Nelson city and even D’Urville Island in the Marlborough Sounds. The iris has a strong sheen over the falls adding to the overall effect.
Mid to late season.32”.Heavily ruffled cream, brushed light yellow at hafts and extending halfway down edge of falls, centre of falls lightly infused lavender, greenish veins radiating from yellow beard. HM 1985.