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◼(TB) 'Balançoire'

1981, Ségui

'Balançoire' (Jean Ségui, R. 1998). TB, 35" (90 cm), Early bloom. Standards greenish yellow (RHS 154D); falls wistaria blue (RHS 92B), edged paler; beards chinese yellow (16A), white at end, with small horn. Ghio seedling involving I. balkana X self. Iris de Thau 1981.

See below:
balancoire3.jpgBalancoire Ruaud.jpgIris germanica Balenoire.JPG


See: IRIS et BULBEUSES n°132, printemps 99, 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 - 21 Apr 2019

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-- SylvainRUAUD - 2010-02-28
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Balancoire_Ruaud.jpgjpg Balancoire_Ruaud.jpg manage 37 K 11 Mar 2010 - 12:10 Main.Laymont+ by Sylvain Ruaud France
Iris_germanica_Balenoire.JPGJPG Iris_germanica_Balenoire.JPG manage 71 K 28 Feb 2010 - 13:40 Main.chinon36 photo taken in the Parc Floral de Vincennes, Paris, France, zone 7
balancoire3.jpgjpg balancoire3.jpg manage 75 K 03 Nov 2013 - 21:57 Main.TLaurin Photo by Alain Chapelle-France
Topic revision: r23 - 19 Nov 2022, af.83
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