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■(TB) 'Black Phantom'

2001, Maryott

'Black Phantom' (William Maryott, R. 2001). Seedling# X137A. TB, 38" (97 cm). Midseason bloom. Standards and style arms blackish plum (RHS 79B); falls deeper (darker than 79A); beards black, hairs tipped light violet; slight fragrance. 'Hello Darkness' X 'En Garde'. Maryott 2001.

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Photo by Tatiyana AlimovaPhoto by Tatiyana AlimovaPhoto by John BrucePhoto by Riverina Iris Farm-AustraliaPhoto by Riversdale Irises-Australia.Photo by Gerard Raffaelli-FrancePhoto by Napa Country Iris GardensPhoto by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- FrancePhoto by Robert Piatek-PolandPhoto by Robert Piatek-PolandPhoto by Robert Piatek-PolandPhoto by Debbie Carpenter of.Iris-Splendor-AustraliaPhoto by Sunshine Iris Nursery-AustraliaPhoto by Alain Chapelle-Jardin d


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.

BobPries - 21 Apr 2019

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-- MichaelGreenfield - 2009-12-25
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
BLACKPHANTOM6.JPGJPG BLACKPHANTOM6.JPG manage 179 K 05 Dec 2019 - 04:03 TerryLaurin Photo by Debbie Carpenter of.Iris-Splendor-Australia
BLACK_PHANTOM1_EI.jpgjpg BLACK_PHANTOM1_EI.jpg manage 97 K 04 Jun 2015 - 16:46 Main.ruiris Photo by Tatiyana Alimova
BLACK_PHANTOM_EI.JPGJPG BLACK_PHANTOM_EI.JPG manage 86 K 04 Jun 2015 - 16:35 Main.ruiris Photo by Tatiyana Alimova
BlackPhantom2.jpgjpg BlackPhantom2.jpg manage 39 K 16 Jul 2013 - 21:38 TerryLaurin Photo by Napa Country Iris Gardens
BlackPhantom9.jpgjpg BlackPhantom9.jpg manage 151 K 28 Apr 2021 - 18:44 TerryLaurin Photo by Sunshine Iris Nursery-Australia
Black_Phantom_w.jpgjpg Black_Phantom_w.jpg manage 32 K 25 Dec 2009 - 15:28 MichaelGreenfield Photo by John Bruce
blackphantom01.jpgjpg blackphantom01.jpg manage 65 K 13 Sep 2015 - 20:07 TerryLaurin Photo by Riverina Iris Farm-Australia
blackphantom03.JPGJPG blackphantom03.JPG manage 68 K 12 Sep 2019 - 19:25 TerryLaurin Photo by Riversdale Irises-Australia.
blackphantom09.JPGJPG blackphantom09.JPG manage 184 K 28 Feb 2020 - 13:05 TerryLaurin Photo by Gerard Raffaelli-France
blackphantom2.jpgjpg blackphantom2.jpg manage 286 K 23 Nov 2017 - 13:26 TerryLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
blackphantom3.JPGJPG blackphantom3.JPG manage 103 K 27 Jan 2014 - 23:26 TerryLaurin Photo by Robert Piatek-Poland
blackphantom4.JPGJPG blackphantom4.JPG manage 65 K 27 Jan 2014 - 23:28 TerryLaurin Photo by Robert Piatek-Poland
blackphantom5.JPGJPG blackphantom5.JPG manage 69 K 27 Jan 2014 - 23:29 TerryLaurin Photo by Robert Piatek-Poland
blackphantom9.jpgjpg blackphantom9.jpg manage 75 K 21 Mar 2023 - 20:50 TerryLaurin Photo by Alain Chapelle-Jardin d'Iris de Bubry-France
Topic revision: r20 - 21 Mar 2023, TerryLaurin
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