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■(TB) 'Born In Nancy'

2016, Balland

'Born In Nancy' (Martin Balland, R. 2016). Seedling M13138A1 A. TB, 37" (95 cm). Early to midseason bloom. Standards violet; styles violet, white stamen; falls violet, lighter in the middle with blue violet blend under the beard and darker blue violet veins all the way down; beards with orange throat, bronze tipped orange middle and bronze end. Seedling M101A: ('Fortunate Son' x 'Gypsy Romance') X 'Rippling River'.

See below:
Born In Nancy-TB-2016 Balland.jpgBorn In Nancy-TB-2016 Balland16.jpgborninnancy1.JPGborninnancy5.JPG


See: IRIS et BULBEUSES n°166, 2016, p. 33.
Sibling to 'For My Sister', 'Le Grand Ballon'.


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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AlainFranco - 2016-10-13
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Born_In_Nancy-TB-2016_Balland.jpgjpg Born_In_Nancy-TB-2016_Balland.jpg manage 311 K 13 Oct 2016 - 20:04 UnknownUser Photo Martin Balland, France.
Born_In_Nancy-TB-2016_Balland16.jpgjpg Born_In_Nancy-TB-2016_Balland16.jpg manage 42 K 14 Oct 2016 - 13:46 Main.Betsy881 Detail of photo by Betsy Higgins
borninnancy1.JPGJPG borninnancy1.JPG manage 177 K 26 Feb 2020 - 14:26 Main.TLaurin Photo by Gerard Raffaelli-France
borninnancy5.JPGJPG borninnancy5.JPG manage 267 K 08 Dec 2023 - 16:09 Main.TLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
Topic revision: r18 - 08 Dec 2023, TLaurin
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