Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Paul Black
Year Of Registration: 2003
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2004
Seedling Number: J106B
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 36 inches (91 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Laced
Bloom Color Classification: Orchid
Wine
Bloom Color Description: Icy blue white standards, light purple basal flush; dark purple black falls, slightly lighter toward edge
Beard Color: Brown, dark purple base
Style Arm Color: Icy blue white
Fragrance: Slight
Sweet
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2006

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: Zepherina X Romantic Evening
Child plants: 4 child plants

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Common names
  • Tall Bearded Iris
  • Iris

Photo Gallery
Location: Copenhagen, Denmark, EU
Date: 2017-06-12
Full sun
Location: Copenhagen, Denmark, EU
Date: 2017-06-12
In the rain
Location: Schreiner's Gardens near Salem, OR
Date: 2015-05-14

Evening Drama

Evening Drama
Location: Elk Grove, CA
Date: 4 2016
Location: Schreiner's Gardens near Salem, OR
Date: 2015-05-14
Location: Home garden
Date: 2016-04-27
Location: God's Garden - Atwater CA
Date: May 2015
Location: Vancouver,  WA 
Date: 2018-05-19
5 19 2018
Location: Southeast Nebraska
Date: 2014-05-24
Location: Copenhagen, Denmark, EU
Date: 2017-06-12
Beard shot. Sun
Location: In my garden. Poland.
Photo by Newyorkrita
Photo by huneybunch_2000
Location: New Zealand
Location: Southeast Nebraska
Date: 2014-05-24
Location: Copenhagen, Denmark, EU
Date: 2017-06-12
Beard shot in rain

Photo courtesy of Winterberry Iris Gardens
Location: God's Garden - Atwater CA
Date: April 2014
Location: God's Garden - Atwater CA
Date: April 2014
Location: God's Garden - Atwater CA
Date: April 2014

Photo courtesy of Blue J Iris Used with permission.
Location: Poilly-Lez-Gien France
"Photo courtesy of Cayeux Iris. Used with permission."
Photo by Newyorkrita
Location: Long Island, NY 
Date: 2013-05-19
Comments:
  • Posted by Newyorkrita (North Shore, Long Island, NY ) on Oct 8, 2013 3:37 PM concerning plant:
    Evening Drama is another of the lovely tall bearded irises that i purchased from Schreiner's Iris Gardens. It has been doing fabulously in my garden ever since.
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