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■(TB) 'Ébouriffant'

2022, Cosi

'Ébouriffant' (Christine Cosi, R. 2022) Seedling 1922/08, sibling to 'Château De Gavaudun'. TB, 36" (91 cm). Early midseason bloom. Standards white ground, very pale purple (RHS 85D) dotting; style arms purple (RHS 78C), light green-yellow (RHS 3C) crests; falls light green-yellow, red-purple (RHS 70B) dotting and veining on narrow border and around beard and hafts, dark red-purple wire rim, small violet-purple dotting dart below beard; beards orange; ruffled; slight fragrance. 'French Filigree' X 'Embrace'.

See below:


IRIS et BULBEUSES n°172, 2022, p. 36.


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
ebouriffant9.JPGJPG ebouriffant9.JPG manage 285 K 05 Oct 2022 - 20:47 Main.TLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
ebouriffant90.JPGJPG ebouriffant90.JPG manage 336 K 05 Oct 2022 - 20:47 Main.TLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
ebouriffant91.JPGJPG ebouriffant91.JPG manage 318 K 05 Oct 2022 - 20:48 Main.TLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
Topic revision: r9 - 03 Nov 2023, Af83
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