Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Gentlewoman') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Marky Smith
Year Of Registration: 2006
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2008
Seedling Number: 00-24A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 37 inches (94 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Early Mid
Mid
Mid Late
Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Peach
Flower Patterns: Glaciata
Bloom Color Description: Clear orange sherbet standards, peach tint toward centers; pastel orange sherbet falls, edges slightly more intense color; center paling to cream peach
Beard Color: Cream tipped peach at end, red-orange in middle, orange toned red in throat
Style Arm Color: Sides and crests yellow orange, cream midrib
Fragrance: Pronounced
Spicy
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2011

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: Flights of Fancy X Keppel 92-24D: (Fancy Woman x Answered Prayers)
Child plants: 2 child plants

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