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■(TB) 'Black Mercury'

2002, Cadd

'Black Mercury' (Anna and David Cadd, R. 2003). Seedling# 134-91-1. TB, 39" (99 cm), Midseason bloom. Deep violet black, falls with small white shoulder markings; beards yellow, brown base; pronounced musky fragrance. 'Titan's Glory' X 'Tennison Ridge'. Cadd 2003. Prize winner of Moscow International TB Iris Competition 2008 (third place).

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From AIS Bulletin #329 April 2003 Introducing BLACK MERCURY: (Cadds 2003). TB. 39"-40" (99-107 em.). Mid. Deep violet black self, small white shoulder markings. Beards yellow, brown base. Ruffled. Musky fragrance. RE in CA. Titan's Glory x Tennison Ridge. Sdlg: 134-91-1. $35.00. Cadd's Beehive Iris Garden.

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
BlackMercury07.JPGJPG BlackMercury07.JPG manage 63 K 20 Mar 2014 - 13:10 Main.TLaurin Photo by Blue J Iris
BlackMercury6.jpgjpg BlackMercury6.jpg manage 41 K 27 Nov 2013 - 20:09 Main.TLaurin Photo by South Jersey Iris
BlackMercuryBJ.JPGJPG BlackMercuryBJ.JPG manage 76 K 29 Jan 2012 - 18:34 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Blue J Iris
BlackMercuryEI.jpgjpg BlackMercuryEI.jpg manage 9 K 08 Dec 2012 - 23:51 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Exline Iris Garden
BlackMercury_by_JanLauritzen.jpgjpg BlackMercury_by_JanLauritzen.jpg manage 66 K 03 Jul 2010 - 02:03 Main.janlauritzen Taken at the AIS 2010 Convention in Madison, WI
TbBlackMercuryDDB.jpgjpg TbBlackMercuryDDB.jpg manage 46 K 15 Aug 2012 - 20:43 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Dana Brown
black06.jpgjpg black06.jpg manage 87 K 14 May 2015 - 02:41 Main.TLaurin Photo by Exline Iris Garden
black_mercury_66.jpgjpg black_mercury_66.jpg manage 72 K 25 Nov 2010 - 00:32 Main.Elladan photo by Elladan
blackmercury01.jpgjpg blackmercury01.jpg manage 208 K 08 Oct 2017 - 03:10 Main.TLaurin Photo by Iris Garden Feel Good-Russia
Topic revision: r17 - 11 Feb 2019, Betsy881
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