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 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
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

Common names
  • Iris
  • Tall Bearded Iris

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Location: Cisco, Tx 
Date: 2021-04-19
Location: My Caffeinated Garden
Date: 2018-04-29
Location: My garden, Watkins Glen, NY
Date: 6.3.23

Photo 5/14/10

Date: 2020-05-12
Location: Clymer,PA
Date: 06/01/2019
Location: My Gardens
Date: May 23, 2015
Photo Just Prior To Sunset: 8:20 PM

Date: 2020-05-13

Photo 5/14/10

Date: 2012-05-07

Date: 2021-05-15
Location: My Gardens
Date: May 23, 2015
Photo Just Prior To Sunset: 8:20 PM
Location: Schreiners
Date: 2012-05-31
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Location: Clymer,PA
Date: 2020-06-06
Location: Iowa
Location: Catheys Valley CA
Photo courtesy of Superstition Iris Gardens, posted with permissi
Location: My garden in southeast Nebraska
Date: 2014-05-21

Photo courtesy of Stout Gardens

Date: 2008-01-04
Photo courtesy of Napa Country Iris Garden
Location: My garden in southeast Nebraska
Date: 2013-05-06
Location: Iowa
Date: 2012-05-11
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