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■(TB) 'Dressed To Kill'

2006, Black

'Dressed to Kill' ( Paul Black, R. 2006). Seedling K225A. TB, 38" (97 cm), Midseason thru late bloom. Standards brassy gold center and diffuse margin, medium slate-violet area shot with brassy old-gold veins between; style arms butter edges, violet ridge, slate crest, brassy gold edge; Falls dark red-purple blending to wide paler greyed red-violet band, red violet center stripe from beard to edge, iridescent; beards marigold in throat, dull marigold in middle, violet at end; slight musky fragrance. 'Cranberry Sauce' X 'High Class'. Mid-America 2006.

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From Mid-America Garden catalog, 2006: DRESSED TO KILL - TB, 38" (97 cm), Midseason-Late. Stepping into the night, she's Dressed To Kill; visually, for sure; literally, perhaps. Stick around and see. Dressed To Kill presents a provocative melding of softer neutral tones with strong, bold colors. Standards are soft mink gray. Centers and moderate band around edges have a subtle greenish overlay and veining. Ruffled falls are pulsing black-cherry that blend to red grape toward margins and finally to whitish grape at edges. Unusual beards mirror the flower colors with 3 layers, white, purple, and smokey yellow. Sometimes there is an iridescent grape center fall stripe. Sure to win, show stalks have 3 branches and 8-9 buds. Robust growth provides pleasing clumps of healthy, blue-green foliage. Sdlg. K225A: Cranberry Sauce X High Class. $50.00.
 
 

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DressedToKill7.jpgjpg DressedToKill7.jpg manage 77 K 28 Nov 2013 - 16:06 Main.TLaurin Photo by South Jersey Iris
DressedToKill_by_JanLauritzen.jpgjpg DressedToKill_by_JanLauritzen.jpg manage 69 K 22 Oct 2010 - 07:32 Main.janlauritzen Taken at the AIS 2009 Convention in Kansas City
Dressed_To_Kill_06.jpgjpg Dressed_To_Kill_06.jpg manage 69 K 20 Jan 2010 - 14:51 Main.Laymont+ by Mid-America Garden Oregon USA
Dressed_to_Kill.jpgjpg Dressed_to_Kill.jpg manage 73 K 28 Dec 2009 - 02:04 HeidiSoroken Photo of 'Dressed To Kill' by Heidi Soroken
Dressed_to_Kill_TB_Paul_Black_2006.jpgjpg Dressed_to_Kill_TB_Paul_Black_2006.jpg manage 73 K 20 Sep 2014 - 15:29 Main.georgebacon Breezeway Iris Garden
IMG_2216-X2_dressed_to_kill.jpgjpg IMG_2216-X2_dressed_to_kill.jpg manage 245 K 17 Feb 2016 - 04:14 BrockHeilman Please contact Brock Heilman for image use.
dressed_to_kill_64.jpgjpg dressed_to_kill_64.jpg manage 70 K 29 Nov 2010 - 01:27 Main.Elladan photo by Elladan
dressed_to_kill_66.jpgjpg dressed_to_kill_66.jpg manage 71 K 29 Nov 2010 - 01:28 Main.Elladan photo by Elladan
dressedtokill01.jpgjpg dressedtokill01.jpg manage 58 K 29 Aug 2014 - 22:07 Main.TLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham
dressedtokill02.jpgjpg dressedtokill02.jpg manage 71 K 14 Nov 2014 - 04:00 Main.TLaurin Photo by Country Delight Iris
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dressedtokill04.jpgjpg dressedtokill04.jpg manage 57 K 05 Jan 2015 - 18:47 Main.TLaurin Photo by Alex Stanton
dressedtokill05.JPGJPG dressedtokill05.JPG manage 59 K 05 Jan 2015 - 18:49 Main.TLaurin Photo by Elladan McLeester
dressedtokill06.JPGJPG dressedtokill06.JPG manage 51 K 05 Jan 2015 - 18:51 Main.TLaurin Photo by Elladan McLeester
dressedtokill07.JPGJPG dressedtokill07.JPG manage 76 K 23 Aug 2015 - 19:11 Main.TLaurin Photo by Across Iris Lanes Garden
dressedtokill6.jpgjpg dressedtokill6.jpg manage 41 K 05 Oct 2013 - 13:43 Main.TLaurin Photo by Loktev's Iris Garden-Russia
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