■(BB) 'Cornucopia'

2021, Tasquier

'Cornucopia' (Loïc Tasquier, R. 2021). Seedling M202C. BB, 22" (55 cm). Early bloom. Standards cream white, blending into yellow border, flushed mauve on midrib, serrated; style arms mauve, bordered yellow, yellow crest; falls purple, hint of violet-purple in center, radiating brown-purple veining on shoulder and haft, lightly serrated edge; beards orange in throat, yellow orange in middle, ends mauve tipped yellow, purple horn with mauve hair tipped yellow. 'Aube Ensoleillée' X seedling H007A: ('H.C. Stetson' x seedling F078A: ('Dolce' x 'Rock Star')).

See below:



Iris et Bulbeuses, n°171 (2021), p. 43.


Quick Summary of Cultural Directions

Hardiness Zones 4-8 for most varieties, Some cultivars tolerate colder, others tolerate warmer zones (please comment in comment box with your location if this cultivar grows well in zone 3, 4, 9, or 10.)
Exposure Prefers full sun for optimal performance, may still bloom in half-day shade
Water: Prefers well drained good garden soil, Tolerant of dry conditions in established plants, Intolerant of swampy conditions.
PH Prefers Neutral to basic solis 6.1 to 8.5, quite toleranr of more extreme conditions
Fertilizer Prefers rich conditions on relatively inorganic soils.

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