See Show Calender


■(TB) 'Waterfall Mist'

2006, Black

'Waterfall Mist' (Paul Black, R. 2006). Seedling# J111A. TB, 37" (94 cm). Late midseason bloom. Standards soft opalescent blue-grey, pinkish rib infusion; style arms smoky pink; falls palest milk glass blue, pinkish blush; beards white tipped coral in throat, light violet-white at end; ruffled; slight sweet fragrance. 'Leta Black' X 'Fogbound'. Mid-America 2006.

See below:
by Mid-America Garden Oregon USAPhoto by Tatiyana Dudka-Cvetok Iris-RussiaPhoto by Tatiyana Dudka-Cvetok Iris-RussiaPhoto by Riley Probst taken at the 2010 AIS National ConventionPhoto by Hugh Stout of Stout Gardens at Dancingtree.Photo by LoktevPhoto by Iris Oasis


From Mid-America Garden catalog, 2006: WATERFALL MIST - TB, 37" (94 cm), Midseason-Late. Translucent mists from the cascading falls touch these splendidly formed flowers with delicate milk-glass hues. Heavily ruffled standards are bluish milk-glass blushed palest pink up mid-ribs. Openly undulating ruffles adorn heavy-substanced milk-glass falls. Hafts are blushed tan-peach. Beards are soft tangerine in throat ending in soft blue. Super healthy growth provides show stalks with 3 branches and 7 buds. Sdlg. J111A: Leta Black X Fogbound. $50.00.


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 - 2011-03-07

Please do not enter images that are not your own without owners' permission, this is against Wiki policy

"Although the Encyclopedia is free to all, it is supported by Emembership in AIS, If you would like to help sustain this reference, for $15 you can become an Emember, click here."

Interested in Tall Bearded Iris? Please visit the: Tall Bearded Iris Society website.

To Report errors do not use comment box but contact the Iris Encyclopedia Photo Manager or Iris Encyclopedia Manager Comment box is reserved for added information about the topic.

Your Observations Are Valued. Please make note of bud count, branching, purple based foliage and bloom time, etc. Because these are affected by climate, note date, year and geographic location and write these and other comments in the comment box below.


-- RolandDejoux - 2010-01-25
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
WaterfallMist9.jpgjpg WaterfallMist9.jpg manage 188 K 12 Feb 2021 - 04:07 TerryLaurin Photo by Iris Oasis
Waterfall_Mist_06.jpgjpg Waterfall_Mist_06.jpg manage 56 K 25 Jan 2010 - 16:43 Main.Laymont+ by Mid-America Garden Oregon USA
waterfallmist01.jpgjpg waterfallmist01.jpg manage 167 K 07 Apr 2016 - 20:58 TerryLaurin Photo by Tatiyana Dudka-Cvetok Iris-Russia
waterfallmist02.jpgjpg waterfallmist02.jpg manage 81 K 07 Apr 2016 - 21:01 TerryLaurin Photo by Tatiyana Dudka-Cvetok Iris-Russia
waterfallmist05.jpgjpg waterfallmist05.jpg manage 71 K 25 Jul 2019 - 01:44 TerryLaurin Photo by Riley Probst taken at the 2010 AIS National Convention
waterfallmist1.jpegjpeg waterfallmist1.jpeg manage 90 K 25 Dec 2015 - 19:06 TerryLaurin Photo by Hugh Stout of Stout Gardens at Dancingtree.
waterfallmist2.jpgjpg waterfallmist2.jpg manage 24 K 30 Jul 2017 - 15:20 TerryLaurin Photo by Loktev's Iris Garden-Russia
Topic revision: r20 - 23 Nov 2022, TerryLaurin
This site is powered by FoswikiCopyright © by the contributing authors. All material on this collaboration platform is the property of the contributing authors.
Ideas, requests, problems regarding Iris Wiki? Send feedback