See New TB Image Gallery


You are here: Iris Wiki>Bb Web>BorderBearded>BbElegantLass (28 Oct 2023, Harloiris)Edit Attach

■(BB) 'Elegant Lass'

2002, Craig

'Elegant Lass' (Jim and Vicki Craig, R. 2002). Seedling #1D2. BB, height 27" (69 cm), Early to mideason bloom . Standards and style arms pale lilac aging white; falls smooth medium pinkish lilac; beards white with hairs tipped yellow, yellow in throat; foliage purple-based. 'Payoff' X 'Rave Review. J & V Craig 2002. Honorable Mention 2004.

See below:
Clump ELEGANT LASS.jpgElegant Lass.jpgElegant Lass (Craig 2002, BB).JPGElegant Lass (Craig 2002, BB) (3).JPGElegant Lass (Craig 2002, BB) (4).JPGElegant Lass (Craig 2002, BB) (5).JPGElegant Lass REB 2002 Craig BB--.JPGElegant Lass REB 2002 Craig BB-.JPGElegant Lass REB 2002 Craig BB.JPGElegant Lass REB 2002 Craig BB -.JPGElegantLassBBvc.jpg


Awaiting original catalog description


Quick Summary of Cultural Directions

Hardiness Zones 4-8 for most varieties, Some cultivars tolerate colder, others tolerate warmer zones (please comment in comment box with your location if this cultivar grows well in zone 3, 4, 9, or 10.)
Exposure Prefers full sun for optimal performance, may still bloom in half-day shade
Water: Prefers well drained good garden soil, Tolerant of dry conditions in established plants, Intolerant of swampy conditions.
PH Prefers Neutral to basic solis 6.1 to 8.5, quite toleranr of more extreme conditions
Fertilizer Prefers rich conditions on relatively inorganic soils.

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07

Please do not enter images that are not your own without owners' permission, this is against Wiki policy

"Although the Encyclopedia is free to all, it is supported by Emembership in AIS, If you would like to help sustain this reference, for $15 you can become an Emember, click here."

Interested in Border Beardeds? Please visit the: Median Iris Society website.

To Report errors do not use comment box but contact the Iris Encyclopedia Photo Manager or Iris Encyclopedia Manager Comment box is reserved for added information about the topic.

Your Observations Are Valued. Please make note of bud count, branching, purple based foliage and bloom time, etc. Because these are affected by climate, note date, year and geographic location and write these and other comments in the comment box below.


-- Main.RPries - 2009-12-02
  • Although registered as a BB, both parents are tetraploid MTBs with Aphylla genes. It reblooms every summer.
    It is Pod and Pol fertile and gives beautiful seedlings: photo gallery
-- LoicT - 03 Dec 2009
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Clump_ELEGANT_LASS.jpgjpg Clump_ELEGANT_LASS.jpg manage 66 K 16 Dec 2010 - 06:23 Main.Bill Photo by Vicki Craig
ElegantLassBBvc.jpgjpg ElegantLassBBvc.jpg manage 38 K 10 Dec 2009 - 03:43 Main.Bill Elegant Lass Photo by Vicki Craig
Elegant_Lass.jpgjpg Elegant_Lass.jpg manage 71 K 07 Jan 2010 - 16:50 Main.avmoran  
Elegant_Lass_(Craig_2002,_BB).JPGJPG Elegant_Lass_(Craig_2002,_BB).JPG manage 343 K 07 Aug 2016 - 21:05 PerryDyer  
Elegant_Lass_(Craig_2002,_BB)_(3).JPGJPG Elegant_Lass_(Craig_2002,_BB)_(3).JPG manage 1 MB 07 Aug 2016 - 21:07 PerryDyer  
Elegant_Lass_(Craig_2002,_BB)_(4).JPGJPG Elegant_Lass_(Craig_2002,_BB)_(4).JPG manage 347 K 07 Aug 2016 - 21:05 PerryDyer  
Elegant_Lass_(Craig_2002,_BB)_(5).JPGJPG Elegant_Lass_(Craig_2002,_BB)_(5).JPG manage 1 MB 07 Aug 2016 - 21:07 PerryDyer  
Elegant_Lass_REB_2002_Craig_BB--.JPGJPG Elegant_Lass_REB_2002_Craig_BB--.JPG manage 50 K 03 Dec 2009 - 08:19 Main.tasquierloic Photo taken in the Netherlands - Zone 7 by Loïc Tasquier
Elegant_Lass_REB_2002_Craig_BB-.JPGJPG Elegant_Lass_REB_2002_Craig_BB-.JPG manage 55 K 03 Dec 2009 - 08:18 Main.tasquierloic Photo taken in the Netherlands - Zone 7 by Loïc Tasquier
Elegant_Lass_REB_2002_Craig_BB.JPGJPG Elegant_Lass_REB_2002_Craig_BB.JPG manage 51 K 03 Dec 2009 - 08:18 Main.tasquierloic Photo taken in the Netherlands - Zone 7 by Loïc Tasquier
Elegant_Lass_REB_2002_Craig_BB_-.JPGJPG Elegant_Lass_REB_2002_Craig_BB_-.JPG manage 48 K 03 Dec 2009 - 08:19 Main.tasquierloic Photo taken in the Netherlands - Zone 7 by Loïc Tasquier
Topic revision: r19 - 28 Oct 2023, Harloiris
This site is powered by FoswikiCopyright © by the contributing authors. All material on this collaboration platform is the property of the contributing authors.
Ideas, requests, problems regarding Iris Wiki? Send feedback