Intermediate Bearded Iris (Iris 'Black Comedy') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Paul Black
Year Of Registration: 2017
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2017
Seedling Number: V199F
Classification: Intermediate Bearded (IB)
Registered Height: 27 inches (69 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Early Mid
Mid
Mid Late
Late
Bloom Color Classification: Black
Flower Patterns: Bitone
Bloom Color Description: Dark black purple standards; velvety black falls
Beard Color: Saturated mid orange
Style Arm Color: Grape purple, khaki edge, blackpurple crest

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 8b
Flowers: Showy
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Love Spell X P92A: (Lady of the Night x Paul Black)

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Location: My GardensDate: May 25, 2018Maiden Bloom In Morning Shade
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Bearded Iris by Kmjpandora Jul 5, 2018 12:02 AM 0
California Dreaming.... by evelyninthegarden Jun 25, 2019 6:50 PM 884
Bonnie's Bloomers a.k.a. Fellowship of the Garden by grannysgarden Jun 21, 2019 4:10 PM 1,335
Some favorites from 2018 by janwax Sep 15, 2018 1:35 PM 38
Early Bloom season by javaMom Aug 30, 2018 1:47 PM 50
Bonnie's Bloomers 2018 by grannysgarden Mar 22, 2019 11:45 AM 1,782
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
I got a box!!! - 2017 by Dachsylady86 Apr 27, 2018 2:59 AM 1,414
2017 orders by Lestv Sep 18, 2017 10:45 AM 1,756
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Jun 15, 2019 7:48 PM 16,746
What Keppel irises do you have, and what did you add this year? by tveguy3 Mar 4, 2019 12:59 PM 382
Napa Iris Garden visit by Calif_Sue Oct 15, 2014 10:57 AM 32

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