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■(TB) 'Dark Triumph'

1974, Schreiner

'Dark Triumph' (Schreiner, R. 1972). Seedling D 277-B. TB, 37" (94 cm), Early midseason bloom. Ruffled dark royal purple self; self beard. 'Polka Time' X 'Matinata'. Schreiner 1974. Honorable Mention 1976; Favorite Guest 1976.

See below:



Awaiting original catalog description
'Dark Triumph' Historic Iris Preservation Society link.


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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-- KentPfeiffer - 2010-07-08
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Dark-TriumphNN.jpgjpg Dark-TriumphNN.jpg manage 38 K 06 Nov 2011 - 19:55 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Nola's Iris Garden
DarkTriumph.jpgjpg DarkTriumph.jpg manage 109 K 14 May 2020 - 20:34 SanjaKovacic Iris 'Dark Triumph'
DarkTriumph11.JPGJPG DarkTriumph11.JPG manage 71 K 14 Aug 2021 - 20:37 UnknownUser Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
DarkTriumph12BHI.jpgjpg DarkTriumph12BHI.jpg manage 77 K 16 Apr 2012 - 23:35 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
DarkTriumphBJ.JPGJPG DarkTriumphBJ.JPG manage 100 K 06 Feb 2012 - 17:55 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Blue J Iris
DarkTriumphEI.jpgjpg DarkTriumphEI.jpg manage 42 K 10 Dec 2012 - 23:58 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Exline Iris Garden
TB-Dark-Triumph.jpgjpg TB-Dark-Triumph.jpg manage 71 K 25 Oct 2010 - 17:56 EleanorHutchison Don McQueen photo, London, Ont, Canada Z5
dark04.jpgjpg dark04.jpg manage 88 K 07 Jun 2015 - 02:27 UnknownUser Photo by Exline Iris Garden
darktriumph01.JPGJPG darktriumph01.JPG manage 57 K 01 Dec 2014 - 04:12 UnknownUser Photo by Don McQueen,London, Ont. Canada Zone5.
darktriumph02.jpgjpg darktriumph02.jpg manage 409 K 25 Nov 2017 - 19:13 UnknownUser Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
darktriumph03.JPGJPG darktriumph03.JPG manage 85 K 01 Apr 2019 - 23:18 UnknownUser Photo by Don McQueen-London,Ont.-Canada Zone 5
darktriumph04.JPGJPG darktriumph04.JPG manage 216 K 25 Nov 2020 - 22:28 UnknownUser Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
darktriumph1.jpgjpg darktriumph1.jpg manage 43 K 27 Nov 2018 - 20:34 UnknownUser Photo by Iriszkert Szasz-Hungary.
darktriumph9.JPGJPG darktriumph9.JPG manage 265 K 13 Oct 2020 - 21:44 UnknownUser Photo scanned from the 1976 Schreiners catalogue by Terry Laurin
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