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■(TB) 'Ah, Ça Ira'

1989, Anfosso

'Ah, Ça Ira' (Pierre Anfosso, R. 1989). Seedling P 83 47 D. TB, 37.5" (95 cm), Late midseason bloom. Ruffled and laced light soft pink; deep pink beard. 'Coup De Cœur' X ('Beauty Crown' x 'Entourage'). Iris en Provence 1989.

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ah-ça-ira Hyeres.jpgAh ca ira 1989 IRIS EN PROVENCE TB.jpgAh Ca Ira Anfosso 89.JPG


Catalogue Iris en Provence 1989, p. 1. Iris en Provence comment: name due to Bicentenary of the French revolution.


See: Iris en Provence other TB progeny PDF (144 Ko)


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 - 21 Apr 2019

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Ah_Ca_Ira_Anfosso_89.JPGJPG Ah_Ca_Ira_Anfosso_89.JPG manage 64 K 01 Jan 2010 - 17:55 Main.Laymont+ by Dejoux in my garden : sud-ouest France
Ah_ca_ira_1989_IRIS_EN_PROVENCE_TB.jpgjpg Ah_ca_ira_1989_IRIS_EN_PROVENCE_TB.jpg manage 70 K 07 Oct 2012 - 22:16 UnknownUser Photo by IRIS EN PROVENCE - France
ah-ça-ira_Hyeres.jpgjpg ah-ça-ira_Hyeres.jpg manage 121 K 25 May 2017 - 07:05 UnknownUser Photo by Iris en Provence, France (2017)
Topic revision: r49 - 28 Sep 2023, Harloiris
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