Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Paul Black
Year Of Registration: 2006
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2006
Seedling Number: K336B
Classification: Intermediate Bearded (IB)
Registered Height: 25 inches (64 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Purple
Bloom Color Description: Medium dark charcoal plum standards, veined darker overall, darker lines up rib; claret falls, darker at edge, network of fine dark violet blue veins overall, garnet patch with few white veins on each side of beards
Beard Color: Violet blue at end, tan in middle, dark tan in throat
Style Arm Color: Medium dark charcoal plum
Fragrance: Slight

General Plant Information (Edit)
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8b
Flowers: Showy
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Unbalanced Tetraploid
Parentage: Spree X 659M: (Sinister Desire x B163E: (8867A: ((B81-35: (Betty Simon x Magic Candle) x 83311B: ((Amigo's Guitar x Gaulter 68-593: (Laurie x San Leandro)) x Entourage)) x 85190B: (Venetian Waters x (Pantomime x Jack R. Dee))) x 9181A: (Momentum x 8796B: (Spinning Wheel x (B81-35: (Betty Simon x Magic Candle) x B81-130: (Spinning Wheel x Focus))))))
Child plants: one child plant

Common names
  • Intermediate Bearded Iris
  • Iris

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