PlantsIrises→Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Black Hole')

Common names:
Give a thumbs up Tall Bearded Iris
Give a thumbs up Iris

Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Paul Black
Year Of Registration: 2015
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2019
Seedling Number: X34C
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 37 inches (94 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Mid Late
Late
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Black
Flower Patterns: Bitone
Bloom Color Description: Purple black standards; black falls, slightly lighter hafts beside beards
Beard Color: Purple black
Style Arm Color: Black
Fragrance: Pronounced
Sweet
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2021

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 9b
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Parentage: Raven Girl X T96B: (Wicked Good x (Clearance Sale x Liberal Bias))

Image

Photo gallery:
Location: Russia, Krasnodarskij KrajDate: 2020-05-28
By Serjio
Give a thumbs up
Location: Russia, Krasnodarskij KrajDate: 2020-05-28
By Serjio
Give a thumbs up
Location: Apex, NCDate: 2021-05-06
By tebeast
Give a thumbs up
Location: Russia, Krasnodarskij KrajDate: 2020-05-28
By Serjio
Give a thumbs up

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
2021 Iris Season by Australis Dec 1, 2021 6:41 PM 1,812
Iris suggestions for beginner? by sedumzz Feb 6, 2021 9:33 PM 20
Name That Iris: The Contest by urania1 May 8, 2020 2:01 PM 51
Bonnie's Bloomers a.k.a. Fellowship of the Garden by grannysgarden Sep 21, 2021 4:32 PM 3,139
What Historics are you growing/best growers? by UndyingLight Aug 29, 2019 8:38 PM 121
How many bearded irises are you growing? by Hybridizer Jun 30, 2019 10:12 PM 85
The Best for Less by Polymerous Jan 2, 2019 3:45 PM 14
Sutton Introductions 2019 by lovemyhouse Jul 4, 2019 5:04 AM 213
2019 Orders Already! by LizinElizabeth Jun 25, 2019 7:21 AM 833
Monty's Blue Ridge Gardens by UndyingLight Oct 10, 2020 11:10 PM 871
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
Bonnie's Bloomers 2018 by grannysgarden Mar 22, 2019 11:45 AM 1,782
Companion Thread for "The Chisholm Trail" and the "Cow Town Capers" by tveguy3 Apr 4, 2018 2:44 PM 306
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
"Goners" 2018 by William Oct 19, 2018 6:44 PM 590
Cinnamon against bacterial soft rot by William May 12, 2018 4:21 PM 25
A Record Year by ARUBA1334 Apr 8, 2018 8:16 PM 818
rhizome rot by TomballEd Nov 6, 2017 3:51 PM 9
Those darn squirrels! by piksihk Oct 23, 2017 12:37 PM 70
Is It Climate Change? by urania1 Sep 23, 2017 1:22 PM 8

« Add a new plant to the database

» Search the Irises Database: by characteristics or by cultivar name

« See the general plant entry for Irises (Iris)

« Visit the Irises forum

« The Irises Database Front Page

« The Plants Database Front Page

Today's site banner is by arctangent and is called "Wintertime surprise"

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.