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Iris Old Black Magic TB     

From Marianna Counter 27 Aug 2013.
(TB) ‘Old Black Magic’

1996, Schreiner

‘Old Black Magic’ (Schreiner, R. 1996). Sdlg. AA 401-A. TB, 36" (91 cm), Early to Medium Bloomer. Lightly ruffled coal black (RHS 202A) self; beards yellow; pronounced sweet fragrance. ‘Midnight Dancer’ X ‘Back in Black’. Schreiner 1996. Honorable Mention 1998; Award of Merit 2000.

This planting is in the Southside garden .

Gift from marianna

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Plant Iris Iris 1112


Care Instructions

Try for a seed spacing of at approx. 1.19 inches (3.05 cm) and sow at a depth of around 0.99 inches (2.55 cm) if planning to sow direct.

Iris 'Old Black Magic' can grow to a height of approximately 2.27 feet (that's 70.0 cm in metric) so ensure you have enough space in your garden for this plant.

Iris 'Old Black Magic' likes a position of full sun light, which is a perfect fit for your garden.

Remember to water moderately.

Your garden's USDA Hardiness Zone (6b) is within the ideal range for Iris 'Old Black Magic'. The recommended range is between Zone 3 and 9.

Iris 'Old Black Magic' requires a soil ph of 6.1 - 7.8 meaning it does best in acidic to alkaline soil.

More information about Iris Old Black Magic TB is available in the Folia gardener's wiki. All Iris Old Black Magic TB Care Instructions have been kindly provided by our members.

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