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■(TB) 'Duchesse Anne'

2015, Jacob

'Duchesse Anne' (Jean Claude Jacob, R. 2014). Seedling 10/57-1. TB, 35.5" (90 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards light yellow infused red-purple at midribs; style arms light yellow; Falls red-garnet, veined cream, cream base blaze and around beards, thin cream rim; beard hairs based white, tips yellow; ruffled; slight fragrance. 'Montmartre' X 'Elizabethan Age'. Iris de la Baie 2015.

See below:
Duchesse Anne.jpgDuchesse Anne 2 n.jpgDuchesse Anne n.jpg


See: IRIS et BULBEUSES n°164, 2014, p. 55.


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 - 2015-05-20
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Duchesse_Anne.jpgjpg Duchesse_Anne.jpg manage 255 K 25 Nov 2015 - 08:34 Main.irisdelabaie Picture : J.C. Jacob
Duchesse_Anne_2_n.jpgjpg Duchesse_Anne_2_n.jpg manage 209 K 05 Dec 2015 - 14:02 Main.irisdelabaie Photo: Jean Claude JACOB, Iris de la Baie
Duchesse_Anne_n.jpgjpg Duchesse_Anne_n.jpg manage 230 K 25 Nov 2015 - 08:38 Main.irisdelabaie Photo: J.C. Jacob
Topic revision: r14 - 24 Oct 2023, Af83
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