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■(TB) 'Cayenne Pepper'

1986, Schreiner

'Cayenne Pepper' (Schreiner, R. 1986). Seedling# N 814-1. TB, 37" (94 cm), Early to midseason bloom. Standards light spicy red; tangerine red styles; falls deeper spicy red with rich nap of velvety red; tangerine red beard. 'Gallant Moment' X seedling# I 730-C: (('War Lord' x red sdlgs.) x seedling# E 1068-A: (('Wild Ginger' x 'Taste Of Honey') X (seedling# R 1013-14 x seedling# S 777-1))). Schreiner 1986. Honorable Mention 1988.

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Photo by NolaPhoto by Mike GreenfieldCayenne Pepperby Dejoux in my garden : sud-ouest FrancePhoto by Sunshine Iris Nursery-AustraliaPhoto by Sunshine Iris Nursery-AustraliaPhoto by Alain Chapelle-FrancePhoto scanned from the 1989 Schreiners catalogue by Terry Laurin


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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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-- MichaelGreenfield - 2009-12-30
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Cayenne-PepperN.jpgjpg Cayenne-PepperN.jpg manage 21 K 21 Oct 2011 - 19:24 BetsyHiggins Photo by Nola's Iris Garden
CayennePepper5.jpgjpg CayennePepper5.jpg manage 193 K 28 Apr 2021 - 22:09 TerryLaurin Photo by Sunshine Iris Nursery-Australia
CayennePepper6.jpgjpg CayennePepper6.jpg manage 59 K 18 Oct 2013 - 02:23 TerryLaurin Photo by Sunshine Iris Nursery-Australia
Cayenne_Pepper.JPGJPG Cayenne_Pepper.JPG manage 54 K 31 Jan 2011 - 17:56 IrisP  
Cayenne_Pepper.jpgjpg Cayenne_Pepper.jpg manage 46 K 30 Dec 2009 - 03:19 MichaelGreenfield Photo by Mike Greenfield
Cayenne_Pepper_Schreiner_86.JPGJPG Cayenne_Pepper_Schreiner_86.JPG manage 71 K 04 Jan 2010 - 11:35 Main.Laymont+ by Dejoux in my garden : sud-ouest France
cayennepepper7.jpgjpg cayennepepper7.jpg manage 62 K 07 Nov 2013 - 20:24 TerryLaurin Photo by Alain Chapelle-France
cayennepepper9.JPGJPG cayennepepper9.JPG manage 267 K 02 Nov 2020 - 14:46 TerryLaurin Photo scanned from the 1989 Schreiners catalogue by Terry Laurin
Topic revision: r22 - 07 Jan 2023, DougChyz
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