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■(TB) 'Affetto'

2020, Tasquier

'Affetto' (Loïc Tasquier, R. 2020). Seedling L673A. TB, 39" (100 cm). Very early midseason bloom. Standards light pink; style arms light pink, violet at base of crest, white stamen; falls violet, radiating violet veining on white from top till half-way down; beards coral orange in throat, middle white tipped yellowpale pink tipped coral orange, pale pink at the end, violet horn with pale pink hair; smaller flowers, rampant growth. Seedling G739A: ('Awesome Alex' x unknown) X seedling H006C: ('Some Enchanted Evening' x 'Mon Prince').

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See: IRIS et BULBEUSES n°170, 2020, p. 46.


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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Your Observations Are Valued. Please make note of bud count, branching, purple based foliage and bloom time, etc. Because these are affected by climate, note date, year and geographic location and write these and other comments in the comment box below. - 07 Nov 2020
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affetto.jpgjpg affetto.jpg manage 127 K 07 Nov 2020 - 09:57 UnknownUser Photo Loïc Tasquier, The Netherlands
Topic revision: r9 - 07 Nov 2022, Harloiris
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