Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Modern Music') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: John Nelson by Bryce Williamson
Year Of Registration: 1995
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1990
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 37 inches (94 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Laced
Bloom Color Description: Straw orange standards, flushed pinkish orange at midrib; straw orange falls
Beard Color: Tangerine red

General Plant Information (Edit)
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Flowers: Showy
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: inv. Buffy, Hayride, Avanti, Wenatchee Valley, Glacier Sunset, Pink Taffeta

Modern Music

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Location: Piney Woods IrisDate: 2002-10-17Modern Music
By NancyMo
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