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■(SDB) 'Worry Wart'

2011, Black

'Worry Wart' (Paul Black, R. 2011) Seedling Q107A. SDB, 15.5" (39 cm), Midseason to late bloom. Standards mid dark smoky orchid base and midrib blended to mid pink mauve in upper 1/2; style arms mid pink mauve, dark orchid ridge and stigmatic lip; falls mid smoky rose mauve, darker textured veins and hafts, light smoky blue flush around beard and white dart at end of beards, gilt gold rim along hafts only; beards dark smoky orange in throat blending to mid smoky orange in middle, ending in mid lilac dots on tips, hairs based dark lilac; slight musky fragrance. Seedling N334A: (seedling J406B: ('Dancing Bunnies' x seedling D170BB, 'Cachet' sibling) x T. Johnson seedling T275A: 'Navy Ruffles' x 'Hot Jazz')) X T. Johnson seedling TX100A: ( 'Stormy Circle' x seedling TU323A: ('Stormy Circle' x 'Neutron')). Mid America 2012. Honorable Mention 2015, Award of Merit 2017.

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From Mid-America Garden catalog, 2012: WORRY WART (Black ‘12) SDB Midseason Late 15.5” (40 cm). Hauntingly beautiful. Another result from pink/blue breeding. Sdlg. Q107A:((Dancing Bunnies x Cachet sib) x (Navy Ruffles x Hot Jazz)) X Giddy pollen parent sib. $18.00.
Hybridizer's Comment: Hauntingly beautiful. Another result from pink/blue breeding. Smoky orchid mauve bitone with paler blue-white patch around striking blue beards.

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-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
BHP_5030-X2_worry_wart.jpgjpg BHP_5030-X2_worry_wart.jpg manage 153 K 11 Feb 2016 - 19:38 BrockHeilman Please contact Brock Heilman for image use.
WorryWart9.jpgjpg WorryWart9.jpg manage 44 K 14 Jan 2023 - 03:01 UnknownUser Photo by Trails End Iris Gardens
Worry_Wart_10-15-14.jpgjpg Worry_Wart_10-15-14.jpg manage 73 K 15 Oct 2014 - 21:51 Main.vitreous Is this a rebloomer? Just bloomed today, 10/15/14
Worry_Wart_SDB_Black_12_C.jpgjpg Worry_Wart_SDB_Black_12_C.jpg manage 73 K 23 Nov 2012 - 12:28 Main.Laymont+ by Paul Black, Mid America Garden Oregon USA
woorywart01.JPGJPG woorywart01.JPG manage 56 K 13 Apr 2016 - 13:57 UnknownUser Photo by Jeanette Graham
worrywart.jpgjpg worrywart.jpg manage 56 K 20 Mar 2014 - 14:07 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Superstition Iris Garden
worrywart09.jpgjpg worrywart09.jpg manage 122 K 25 Apr 2020 - 19:40 UnknownUser Photo by Judy Schneider-The Shady Spot
worrywart2.jpgjpg worrywart2.jpg manage 86 K 10 Feb 2014 - 21:02 UnknownUser Photo by Mid-America Garden
worrywart3.jpgjpg worrywart3.jpg manage 69 K 20 Oct 2017 - 02:42 UnknownUser Photo by Gintaras Kilmaitis-Irisu Pasaulis-Lithuania
worrywart30.jpgjpg worrywart30.jpg manage 41 K 27 Apr 2022 - 14:24 UnknownUser Photo by Gintaras Kilmaitis-Irisu Pasaulis-Lithuania
worrywart5.JPGJPG worrywart5.JPG manage 182 K 27 Feb 2024 - 20:30 UnknownUser Photo by Denise Stewart-Snowpeak Iris
Topic revision: r21 - 27 Feb 2024, TLaurin
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