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■(MDB) 'Black Olive'

2013, Black

'Black Olive' (Paul Black, R. 2013) Seedling #R278E. MDB, 7.5 (19 cm). Late bloom and re-bloom. 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. Honorable Mention 2016, Award of Merit 2018; Caparne-Welch Medal 2023.

Note: Information on SDB X SDB parentage.

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From Mid-America Garden catalog, 2013: BLACK OLIVE (Black ‘13) MDB Late Rebloom 7.5” (19cm). Super vigorous. Beards give it pizzazz. Sdlg. R278E: Fido sib X (Wish Upon a Star x Bad Intentions). $18.00.

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BHP_5142-X2_black_olive.jpgjpg BHP_5142-X2_black_olive.jpg manage 85 K 11 Feb 2016 - 19:42 BrockHeilman Please contact Brock Heilman for image use.
BlackOlive5.jpgjpg BlackOlive5.jpg manage 45 K 12 Jan 2023 - 16:28 UnknownUser Photo by Trails End Iris Gardens
BlackOlive9.jpgjpg BlackOlive9.jpg manage 38 K 24 Mar 2021 - 02:17 UnknownUser Photo by C&T Iris Patch
blackolive01.jpgjpg blackolive01.jpg manage 42 K 07 Mar 2014 - 21:36 UnknownUser Photo by Mid-America Garden
blackolive02.JPGJPG blackolive02.JPG manage 62 K 06 Nov 2014 - 20:00 UnknownUser Photo by Paul Black
blackolive1.JPGJPG blackolive1.JPG manage 131 K 09 Jun 2020 - 01:58 UnknownUser Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
blackolive2.JPGJPG blackolive2.JPG manage 94 K 09 Jun 2020 - 02:00 UnknownUser Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
blackolive3.JPGJPG blackolive3.JPG manage 155 K 09 Jun 2020 - 02:02 UnknownUser Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
blackolive4.JPGJPG blackolive4.JPG manage 224 K 09 Jun 2020 - 02:05 UnknownUser Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
blackolive5.JPGJPG blackolive5.JPG manage 266 K 01 Apr 2024 - 19:28 UnknownUser Photo by Klaus Burkhardt-Iris Schwertilenoase-Germany
blackolive50.JPGJPG blackolive50.JPG manage 210 K 01 Apr 2024 - 19:28 UnknownUser Photo by Klaus Burkhardt-Iris Schwertilenoase-Germany
blackolive7.JPGJPG blackolive7.JPG manage 87 K 07 Apr 2024 - 02:27 UnknownUser Photo by Ozark Iris Gardens
blackolive8.JPGJPG blackolive8.JPG manage 197 K 27 May 2024 - 02:36 UnknownUser Photo by Andrea Karpinsky-Kelowna-British Columbia-Canada
blackolive9.JPGJPG blackolive9.JPG manage 205 K 12 Feb 2024 - 13:17 UnknownUser Photo by Seagate Nurseries-Long Sutton Bypass-Long Sutton-United Kingdom
blackolive9.jpgjpg blackolive9.jpg manage 268 K 17 Mar 2021 - 13:09 UnknownUser Photo by Robin Shadlow- Iris Sisters Farm
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