Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Frances Hanger') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Mark Grumbine
Year Of Registration: 2004
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2005
Seedling Number: MG00-101-6
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 35 inches (89 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Bloom Color Description: Light purple violet standards; dark purple falls, near black, 1/4" light grey purple edge fading to light grey, purple veining on white shoulders and under the beards
Beard Color: Yellow orange
Fragrance: Slight
Musky

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
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Into the Night X Night Ruler

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