Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Evening Drama') in the Irises Database

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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: Light blue
Wine
Flower Patterns: Neglecta
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
Parentage: Zepherina X Romantic Evening
Child plants: 4 child plants

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Comments:
Posted by Newyorkrita (North Shore, Long Island, NY ) on Oct 8, 2013 3:37 PM

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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