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■(TB) 'Evening Drama'

2004, Black

'Evening Drama' (Paul Black, R/ 2003). Seedling J106B. TB, 36" (91 cm). Midseason bloom. Standards icy blue white, light purple basal flush; style arms icy blue white; falls velvety dark purple black, slightly lighter toward edge; beards brown, dark purple base; ruffled, lightly laced; slight sweet fragrance. 'Zepherina' X 'Romantic Evening'. Mid-America 2004. Honorable Mention 2006.

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Please contact Brock Heilman for image use.Photo by Tatiyana AlimovaEvening Drama by Marilyn CampbellPhoto of photo by Elladanphoto by ElladanPhoto by Tatiyana AlimovaPhoto by Elladan McLeesterPhoto by Glanavon Iris Patch-New ZealandPhoto by Hugh Stout of Stout Gardens at Dancingtree.Photo by Tatiyana Dudka-Cvetok Iris-RussiaPhoto by Tatiyana Dudka-Cvetok Iris-RussiaPhoto by SchreinerPicture by Snowpeak IrisPhoto by Iris of Sissinghurst-United KingdomPhoto by Alain Chapelle-Jardin dPhoto by South Jersey IrisPhoto by Plantas Distintas-SpainPhoto by Winterberry GardensPhoto by Seagate Nurseries-Long Sutton Bypass-Long Sutton-United KingdomPhoto by Paul Black-Mid-America GardenPhoto by Iris OasisPhoto by Paul Black-Mid America GardenPhoto by LoktevPhoto by IRIS 4 U Garden


Awaiting original catalog description.


Quick Summary of Cultural Directions

Hardiness Zones 4-8 for most varieties, Some cultivars tolerate colder, others tolerate warmer zones (please comment in comment box with your location if this cultivar grows well in zone 3, 4, 9, or 10.)
Exposure Prefers full sun for optimal performance, may still bloom in half-day shade
Water: Prefers well drained good garden soil, Tolerant of dry conditions in established plants, Intolerant of swampy conditions.
PH Prefers Neutral to basic solis 6.1 to 8.5, quite toleranr of more extreme conditions
Fertilizer Prefers rich conditions on relatively inorganic soils.

BobPries - 21 Apr 2019

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-- HeidiSoroken - 2009-12-23
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
EveningDrama01.JPGJPG EveningDrama01.JPG manage 82 K 31 May 2015 - 01:10 TerryLaurin Photo by Glanavon Iris Patch-New Zealand
EveningDrama11.jpgjpg EveningDrama11.jpg manage 58 K 28 Nov 2013 - 16:59 TerryLaurin Photo by South Jersey Iris
EveningDrama12.jpgjpg EveningDrama12.jpg manage 31 K 09 Dec 2013 - 21:33 TerryLaurin Photo by Plantas Distintas-Spain
EveningDrama13.JPGJPG EveningDrama13.JPG manage 53 K 15 Jan 2014 - 21:28 TerryLaurin Photo by Winterberry Gardens
EveningDrama8.jpgjpg EveningDrama8.jpg manage 68 K 06 Aug 2013 - 16:45 TerryLaurin Photo by Iris Oasis
EveningDrama9.jpgjpg EveningDrama9.jpg manage 50 K 20 Apr 2021 - 21:52 TerryLaurin Photo by IRIS 4 U Garden
Evening_Drama-X2.jpgjpg Evening_Drama-X2.jpg manage 223 K 21 Feb 2016 - 08:20 BrockHeilman Please contact Brock Heilman for image use.
Evening_Drama1_EI.JPGJPG Evening_Drama1_EI.JPG manage 104 K 10 Jun 2015 - 08:48 Main.ruiris Photo by Tatiyana Alimova
Evening_Drama6150.jpgjpg Evening_Drama6150.jpg manage 59 K 13 Jan 2010 - 16:28 Main.mshadow Evening Drama by Marilyn Campbell
Evening_Drama_1_1.JPGJPG Evening_Drama_1_1.JPG manage 63 K 23 Dec 2009 - 05:31 HeidiSoroken Photo of 'Evening Drama' by Heidi Soroken
Evening_Drama_EI.JPGJPG Evening_Drama_EI.JPG manage 73 K 10 Jun 2015 - 08:48 Main.ruiris Photo by Tatiyana Alimova
evening_drama_64.jpgjpg evening_drama_64.jpg manage 70 K 29 Nov 2010 - 21:57 Main.Elladan photo by Elladan
evening_drama_66.jpgjpg evening_drama_66.jpg manage 73 K 29 Nov 2010 - 21:58 Main.Elladan photo by Elladan
eveningdrama01.jpgjpg eveningdrama01.jpg manage 48 K 06 Jan 2015 - 20:21 TerryLaurin Photo by Elladan McLeester
eveningdrama02.jpgjpg eveningdrama02.jpg manage 423 K 24 Dec 2015 - 15:59 TerryLaurin Photo by Hugh Stout of Stout Gardens at Dancingtree.
eveningdrama03.jpgjpg eveningdrama03.jpg manage 918 K 23 Mar 2016 - 02:45 TerryLaurin Photo by Tatiyana Dudka-Cvetok Iris-Russia
eveningdrama04.jpgjpg eveningdrama04.jpg manage 942 K 23 Mar 2016 - 02:47 TerryLaurin Photo by Tatiyana Dudka-Cvetok Iris-Russia
eveningdrama07.jpgjpg eveningdrama07.jpg manage 64 K 11 Jul 2013 - 20:50 TerryLaurin Photo by Schreiner's Iris Gardens
eveningdrama08SPI.jpgjpg eveningdrama08SPI.jpg manage 57 K 20 Mar 2010 - 14:46 Main.mshadow Picture by Snowpeak Iris
eveningdrama1.jpgjpg eveningdrama1.jpg manage 56 K 08 Feb 2021 - 03:43 TerryLaurin Photo by Iris of Sissinghurst-United Kingdom
eveningdrama10.jpgjpg eveningdrama10.jpg manage 71 K 08 Nov 2013 - 15:20 TerryLaurin Photo by Alain Chapelle-Jardin d'Iris de Bubry-France
eveningdrama5.JPGJPG eveningdrama5.JPG manage 188 K 08 Feb 2024 - 14:15 TerryLaurin Photo by Seagate Nurseries-Long Sutton Bypass-Long Sutton-United Kingdom
eveningdrama8.jpegjpeg eveningdrama8.jpeg manage 195 K 10 Feb 2021 - 13:55 TerryLaurin Photo by Paul Black-Mid-America Garden
eveningdrama80.JPGJPG eveningdrama80.JPG manage 217 K 22 Apr 2023 - 14:19 TerryLaurin Photo by Paul Black-Mid America Garden
eveningdrama9.jpgjpg eveningdrama9.jpg manage 35 K 05 Oct 2013 - 17:42 TerryLaurin Photo by Loktev's Iris Garden-Russia
Topic revision: r39 - 08 Feb 2024, TerryLaurin
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