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Dusky Challenger

Dusky Challenger is quite simply an iris that is a must have in any iris garden.  It has a deep rich purple coloring with  an absolutely gigantic flower with impeccable ruffled form.  It blooms mid-season, and stands a stately 39″ tall. It can have a sweet fragrance.  (Schreiner, 1986) Honorable Mention 1988, Award of Merit 1990, Dykes Medal 1992.


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Add a Pre-labeled Kincade Garden Marker for this Iris?

Checking this box will include one weather resistant Kincaide 8″ Signature M Series stainless steel garden marker, with weather resistant Brother Label. The label will list this Iris’s name, introduction date, and Hybridizer’s name.