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■(IB) 'Prunelle'

2007, Cayeux

'Prunelle' (Richard Cayeux, R. 2006). Seedling 9820H. IB, 20" (50 cm), Early bloom. Plum red self, lighter center around bronze yellow beards. 'Hoodlum' X 'Change Of Pace'. Cayeux 2007.

See below:
Photo by Iris Cayeux - FrancePhoto by Daniel Boris,Iris Du Grand Barbu-FrancePhoto by Daniel Boris,Iris Du Grand Barbu-FrancePhoto by Daniel Boris,Iris Du Grand Barbu-France


See: IRIS et BULBEUSES n°157, 2007, p. 28.


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.

-- BobPries - 2011-03-07

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Prunelle01.jpgjpg Prunelle01.jpg manage 151 K 14 Jun 2017 - 21:06 TerryLaurin Photo by Daniel Boris,Iris Du Grand Barbu-France
Prunelle02.JPGJPG Prunelle02.JPG manage 113 K 14 Jun 2017 - 21:07 TerryLaurin Photo by Daniel Boris,Iris Du Grand Barbu-France
Prunelle2.jpgjpg Prunelle2.jpg manage 45 K 15 Dec 2013 - 02:37 TerryLaurin Photo by Daniel Boris,Iris Du Grand Barbu-France
prunelle.jpgjpg prunelle.jpg manage 43 K 12 May 2012 - 11:50 AlainFranco Photo by Iris Cayeux - France
Topic revision: r19 - 21 Nov 2022, AlainFranco
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