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■(TB) 'Back In Black'

1986, Schreiner

'Back in Black' (Schreiner, R. 1986). Seedling# N 273-A. TB, 38" (97 cm), Late midseason bloom. Velvety rich black with red undertones; self beard. 'Superstition' X seedling# J 123-1: (seedling# D 791-A x seedling# G 393-1). Schreiner 1986. Honorable Mention 1988.

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Back-in-BlackNN.jpgBack in Black fl.jpgBack in Black Schreiner 86.JPGbackin01.jpgbackinblack.jpgBackInBlack01.JPGbackinblack02.jpgBackInBlack02.JPGbackinblack03.JPGbackinblack04.jpgBACKINBLACK05.jpgbackinblack06.jpgbackinblack09.JPGBackInBlack10.jpgbackinblack11.JPGBackInBlack12.jpgBackInBlack13.jpgBackInBlack2VR.jpgbackinblack8.jpgbackinblack9.jpgIris Back in black.JPG


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.

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-- RolandDejoux - 2010-01-01
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
BACKINBLACK05.jpgjpg BACKINBLACK05.jpg manage 54 K 19 Apr 2014 - 15:05 Main.TLaurin Photo by Igor Khorosh,Ukraine
Back-in-BlackNN.jpgjpg Back-in-BlackNN.jpg manage 30 K 06 Nov 2011 - 00:29 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Nola's Iris Garden
BackInBlack01.JPGJPG BackInBlack01.JPG manage 69 K 20 Nov 2014 - 14:57 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
BackInBlack02.JPGJPG BackInBlack02.JPG manage 85 K 11 Aug 2021 - 01:57 Main.TLaurin Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
BackInBlack10.jpgjpg BackInBlack10.jpg manage 52 K 27 Nov 2013 - 20:38 Main.TLaurin Photo by South Jersey Iris
BackInBlack12.jpgjpg BackInBlack12.jpg manage 80 K 19 Mar 2014 - 19:40 Main.TLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
BackInBlack13.jpgjpg BackInBlack13.jpg manage 59 K 19 Mar 2014 - 19:41 Main.TLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
BackInBlack2VR.jpgjpg BackInBlack2VR.jpg manage 37 K 29 Apr 2013 - 13:10 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Viacheslav Rudniew Ukr
Back_in_Black_Schreiner_86.JPGJPG Back_in_Black_Schreiner_86.JPG manage 68 K 01 Jan 2010 - 18:18 Main.Laymont+ by Dejoux in my garden : sud-ouest France
Back_in_Black_fl.jpgjpg Back_in_Black_fl.jpg manage 54 K 04 Mar 2011 - 05:09 IrisP  
Iris Back in black.JPGJPG Iris Back in black.JPG manage 387 K 22 Jan 2023 - 09:56 EliseAMANN Iris Back in black
backin01.jpgjpg backin01.jpg manage 108 K 12 May 2015 - 22:38 Main.TLaurin Photo by Exline Iris Garden
backinblack.jpgjpg backinblack.jpg manage 65 K 02 Jan 2011 - 19:44 Main.avmoran  
backinblack02.jpgjpg backinblack02.jpg manage 99 K 16 Jan 2017 - 15:39 Main.TLaurin Photo by Stoney Creek Iris
backinblack03.JPGJPG backinblack03.JPG manage 66 K 24 Jun 2014 - 19:46 Main.TLaurin Photo scanned from the Bee Warburton slide collection
backinblack04.jpgjpg backinblack04.jpg manage 50 K 20 Dec 2014 - 16:10 Main.TLaurin Photo by Exline Iris Garden
backinblack06.jpgjpg backinblack06.jpg manage 260 K 09 Mar 2017 - 15:39 Main.TLaurin Photo by Antanas Markevicius-Geles Iris Garden-Lithuania.
backinblack09.JPGJPG backinblack09.JPG manage 209 K 23 Nov 2020 - 14:35 Main.TLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
backinblack11.JPGJPG backinblack11.JPG manage 75 K 01 Dec 2013 - 15:51 Main.TLaurin Photo by Antanas Markevicius-Geles Iris Garden-Lithuania.
backinblack8.jpgjpg backinblack8.jpg manage 41 K 04 Sep 2013 - 20:00 Main.TLaurin Photo by Hermit Medlars Walk
backinblack9.jpgjpg backinblack9.jpg manage 54 K 03 Nov 2013 - 21:30 Main.TLaurin Photo by Alain Chapelle-France
Topic revision: r36 - 22 Jan 2023, EliseAMANN
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