Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Paul Black
Year Of Registration: 2006
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2006
Seedling Number: L326B
Classification: Standard Dwarf Bearded (SDB)
Registered Height: 13 inches (33 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Early Mid
Mid Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Purple
Flower Patterns: Bitone
Bloom Color Description: Dark blue purple standards blending to dark claret; dark purple black falls, slightly lighter haft and edge
Beard Color: Pale cream gold, white at end
Style Arm Color: Dark claret
Fragrance: Pronounced
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2008
Award of Merit: 2010
Cook-Douglas Medal: 2013

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
Ploidy: Amphidiploid
Parentage: I269A: (E118A: (Hot Jazz x Quote) x D190A: (A172A: ((Eyebright x Mister Roberts) x probably --- Forte) x B291A: (Tweety Bird x (Well Suited x Imagette)))) X Neutron
Child plants: 19 child plants

Common names
  • Iris
  • Standard Dwarf Bearded Iris

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wow! by flaflwrgrl Sep 21, 2011 8:47 PM 0
iris ID? by Calif_Sue Jul 1, 2017 1:01 AM 3

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