Catherine Seville

Catherine Seville is a Pink Bearded Iris named in memory of the late Vice Principal of Newnham College. Catherine was a keen supporter of the Newnham College Iris Collection.

This is an exceptional pale pink iris, with grey/white veining on the falls and a red beard. It has distinctive clear clean colours, the hallmark characteristics of Bryan Dodsworth’s Award Winning British Bearded Irises.

Catherine Seville is perfect on its own and mixes well with all Colour Groups: ‘Softs’ (Pale Yellow and Pinks), ‘Cools’ (Blues/Whites) and the ‘Hots’ (Deep Yellows/Oranges/Browns). It is a highly versatile plant.

It forms a part of the Newnham Collection of Irises (Catherine Seville/Henry Sidgwick/Peile Hall/Old Hall.

Pale Pink, ruffled, slight fragrance. Height 38″ (97cm).

DISCOUNTS are available for larger purchases: (1-2) Plants £16.50/(3-5) Plants £16.00/(6-8) £15.50/(9+) £14.75.

Mid Bloom


Planting Instructions

Irises are hardy and easy to grow providing instructions are followed correctly. Full instructions are provided with each order or you can read more on our Planting Irises page.

Delivery Information

Plants are dispatched by post between April and October each year. The delivery charge is based on the number of plants purchased and the delivery destination.