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■(PCN) 'Rade De Brest'

2023, Jacob

'Rade De Brest' (Jean Claude Jacob, R. 2023). Seedling 15/31-2. PCN, 15.7" (30 cm). Midseason bloom. Standards very pale blue lighter than RHS 112C with some light blue (RHS 113C); style arms bluish white, edged very pale blue, darker vein at center; falls very pale blue (RHS 112D) fading at edge washed very light tuurquois, veined light blue (RHS 115B), center white with some gold veins; beardless. Sibling to 'Tendresse D'Iroise'.

See below:


Iris et Bulbeuses n°173, 2023, p. 52. Sibling to 'Dansons La Capucine'.


Quick Summary of Cultural Directions

Hardiness Zones 4-8 for most varieties, Some PCN cultivars may tolerate colder, others may tolerate warmer zones (please comment in comment box with your location if this cultivar grows well in zone 3, 4, 9, or 10. Naturally they occur within 50 miles or less of the Pacific Coast)
Exposure Prefers full sun for optimal performance, may still bloom in half-day shade
Water: Prefers well drained but moist good garden soil, More tolerant of dry conditions in established plants, Needs swampy conditions especially in Spring bloom season.
PH Prefers Acid solis 6.1 to 7.0, intolerant of limy soils
Fertilizer tolerant of poor soils.

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