Border Bearded Iris (Iris 'Lady of the Night') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Paul Black
Year Of Registration: 2007
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2008
Seedling Number: M91B
Classification: Border Bearded (BB)
Registered Height: 27 inches (69 cm)
Bloom Season: Late
Very Late
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Purple
Flower Patterns: Bitone
Bloom Color Description: Dark royal purple standards; black-purple falls, muted white rays on each side of beard
Beard Color: Yellow gold
Style Arm Color: Medium royal purple
Fragrance: Slight
Musky
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2010
Award of Merit: 2012
Knowlton Medal: 2014

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 8b
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: J180D: (E40A: (Tom Johnson x Red Zinger) x Romantic Evening) X Dance Gypsy
Child plants: 10 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Untitled by ilovemyirises Jun 11, 2017 7:11 PM 1
Nothin' Could Be Finer Than to Be In Carolina - 2019 blooms by Lestv Jun 17, 2019 6:05 AM 647
Bonnie's Bloomers a.k.a. Fellowship of the Garden by grannysgarden Jun 16, 2019 11:13 AM 1,276
How many of Joseph Ghio's irises do you have? by janwax Mar 22, 2019 9:00 PM 88
2019 Orders Already! by LizinElizabeth Jun 17, 2019 3:29 AM 826
Timothy! ......... haven't you learned -- ANYTHING????? by TBMan Dec 14, 2018 10:33 AM 87
Monty's Blue Ridge Gardens by UndyingLight Jun 7, 2019 8:40 PM 596
Mid-America Clearance Sale by Dachsylady86 Sep 29, 2018 5:05 PM 80
Is it okay to cut back iris leaves now? Or is it too early? by SonoveShakespeare Jul 31, 2018 9:14 PM 28
What's your latest (in your region) TB iris to bloom? by TBMan Sep 18, 2018 12:21 AM 110
Some Color comes to Wisconsin! by tveguy3 Jul 18, 2018 9:08 AM 686
My Enchanted Garden 2018 by Dachsylady86 Mar 28, 2019 7:04 PM 716
Breezeway is open for business by grannysgarden Apr 23, 2018 3:09 PM 52
Carolina Show and Tell - 2018 by Lestv Mar 17, 2019 3:34 PM 1,719
Companion Thread for "The Chisholm Trail" and the "Cow Town Capers" by tveguy3 Apr 4, 2018 2:44 PM 306
The "Chisholm Trail " and the "Cow Town Capers" by tveguy3 Feb 27, 2019 2:46 PM 158
Signs of Spring ! by janwax May 5, 2018 5:27 PM 251
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
"Goners" 2018 by William Oct 19, 2018 6:44 PM 590
What is your weather today in your iris garden? by evelyninthegarden Jun 13, 2019 8:19 PM 2,538
A Record Year by ARUBA1334 Apr 8, 2018 8:16 PM 818

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