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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Richard Tasco
Year Of Registration: 2005
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2006
Seedling Number: 00-TB-18-01
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 42 inches (107 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Early Mid
Mid
Mid Late
Late
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Purple
Flower Patterns: Self
Bloom Color Description: Dark purple, black highlights
Beard Color: Dark blue violet
Style Arm Color: Dark purple
Foliage: Purple Based
Fragrance: Sweet
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2008

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: Sudden Impact X Paint It Black
Child plants: 4 child plants

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Location: Cisco, Tx Date: 2021-04-19
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Location: My GardensDate: May 23, 2015Photo Just Prior To Sunset: 8:20 PM
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Location: Clymer,PADate: 06/01/2019
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Date: 2012-05-07
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Location: SchreinersDate: 2012-05-31
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Location: My GardensDate: May 23, 2015Photo Just Prior To Sunset: 8:20 PM
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Location: Iowa
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Location: Clymer,PADate: 2020-06-06
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Location: Catheys Valley CAPhoto courtesy of Superstition Iris Gardens, posted with permissi
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Location: IowaDate: 2012-05-11
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Date: 2008-01-04Photo courtesy of Napa Country Iris Garden
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Gorgeous Color by TBGDN May 25, 2015 10:46 AM 0
Close Encounters in the Garden by janwax Jan 14, 2020 10:54 PM 44
Mid-America Surplus Sale by cbunny41 Sep 23, 2019 10:47 AM 105
What's the allure over Dusky Challenger? by lilpod13 Jul 9, 2020 8:36 PM 51
Better Late Than Never.... by LizinElizabeth Jun 23, 2019 7:10 PM 76
Bloomin time in Cheese head country! by tveguy3 Mar 1, 2020 9:50 PM 544
Bonnie's Bloomers a.k.a. Fellowship of the Garden by grannysgarden Jul 10, 2021 6:28 PM 3,085
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Mar 11, 2020 9:12 PM 2,568
Mid-America Clearance Sale by Dachsylady86 Sep 29, 2018 5:05 PM 80
Starting Iris seeds.... by evelyninthegarden Jul 28, 2021 3:42 AM 691
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
What's your latest (in your region) TB iris to bloom? by TBMan Sep 18, 2018 12:21 AM 110
Magical Michigan 2018-Lindsay's Garden by Lbsmitty Jul 18, 2018 1:34 PM 340
Your Favorite Black Iris by urania1 Jan 19, 2020 10:59 PM 37
Carolina Show and Tell - 2018 by Lestv Mar 17, 2019 3:34 PM 1,719
The "Chisholm Trail " and the "Cow Town Capers" by tveguy3 Feb 27, 2019 2:46 PM 158
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
Superstition Iris Gardens 2018 Intros by Misawa77 Dec 17, 2017 6:18 AM 35
Irises 2017: Wet, Cold & Muddy by TBGDN Jul 18, 2017 10:43 AM 124
Length of Iris Bloom Season by urania1 Apr 21, 2017 3:21 PM 24
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789

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