Iris Catalog 2018-05-14T20:52:58+00:00

Iris Catalogue

An exhaustive collection of Irises exhibited by NEMMIG.

Black Olive

‘Black Olive’ ( Paul Black, R. 2013) Seedling #R278E. MDB, 7.5 (19 cm). Late bloom and rebloom. Standards bronze-dark-purple, purple-black midrib and textured veins; style arms mid blue-purple crests and midribs, rose-silver edge; falls red-black, hafts slightly lighter, veined white; beards mid greyed gold in throat, light greyed gold in middle, white end. 146. Parentage ‘Fido’ sibling X seedling #P146: ( ‘Wish Upon A Star’ x ‘Bad Intentions’). Mid-America 2013.

Iris Type:
MDB RE
ACQ#:
201762
Hybridizer:
Paul Black
Year Introduced:
2013
Bed Location:
3
RIS Rebloom Zone:
Rebloomer
How Obtained:
Donated by Robin Shadlow at Iris Sisters Farm
Standards Color:
Bronze-dark-purple with purple-black midrib and textured veins
Falls Color:
Red-black, hafts slightly lighter, veined white
Beards Color:
Mid greyed gold in throat, light greyed gold in middle, white end.
Styles - Style Arms:
Style arms mid blue-purple crests and midribs, rose-silver edge
Height:
7.5"
Hafts:
Slightly lighter red-black, veined white.
Bloom Time:
Late bloom and Rebloom
Bloom Chart 2019:
Blooming at Nemmig on May 21, 2019