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

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Thomas Johnson
Year Of Registration: 2005
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2005
Seedling Number: T45F
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 44 inches (112 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid
Flower Form: Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Orchid
Flower Patterns: Reverse Bitone
Bloom Color Description: Medium blue orchid standards, darker blue center, lighter edge; medium orchid pink falls, paler centers that lighten with age
Beard Color: Tangerine, white at end
Style Arm Color: Blue pink
Fragrance: Sweet
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2008

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: Fallen Angel X Fogbound

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Location: Glenara GardensDate: 2016-05-27AIS 2016 Convention Garden Tour
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Photo courtesy of Comanche Acres Iris Garden
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