■(MDB) 'Black Olive'
, R. 2013) Seedling #R278E. MDB, 7.5 (19 cm). Late bloom and rebloom. 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
Information on SDB X SDB
| 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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