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■(TB) 'Encre De Chine'

2020, Cayeux

'Encre De Chine' (Richard Cayeux, R. 2020). Seedling 11450A. TB, 33.5" (85 cm). Early bloom. Standards pure white, slight hint of lavender on edge; style arms white; falls white ground, completely striped bright blue-violet; beard hairs based white; tips egg yolk yellow. Unknown X 'Quelle Classe'.

See below:
EncreDeChine.jpgencredechine5.JPGencredechine9.JPGencredechine90.JPGencredechine91.JPGIris Encre de Chine (2).JPGiris Encre de Chine a contre-jour.JPGIris Encre de Chine zoom.JPGIris Encre de Chine.JPG


See: IRIS et BULBEUSES n°170, 2020, p. 43.


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
EncreDeChine.jpgjpg EncreDeChine.jpg manage 70 K 16 Nov 2021 - 17:18 UnknownUser Photo Iris Cayeux, France
Iris Encre de Chine (2).JPGJPG Iris Encre de Chine (2).JPG manage 326 K 22 Jan 2023 - 11:17 EliseAMANN Iris Encre De Chine fleur
Iris Encre de Chine zoom.JPGJPG Iris Encre de Chine zoom.JPG manage 388 K 22 Jan 2023 - 11:17 EliseAMANN Iris Encre De Chine barbe
Iris Encre de Chine.JPGJPG Iris Encre de Chine.JPG manage 416 K 22 Jan 2023 - 11:16 EliseAMANN Fleur de l'iris Encre De Chine en cours d'ouverture
encredechine5.JPGJPG encredechine5.JPG manage 295 K 24 Dec 2023 - 03:19 UnknownUser Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
encredechine9.JPGJPG encredechine9.JPG manage 206 K 10 Jun 2023 - 02:38 UnknownUser Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
encredechine90.JPGJPG encredechine90.JPG manage 208 K 22 Jul 2023 - 01:56 UnknownUser Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
encredechine91.JPGJPG encredechine91.JPG manage 202 K 22 Jul 2023 - 01:56 UnknownUser Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
iris Encre de Chine a contre-jour.JPGJPG iris Encre de Chine a contre-jour.JPG manage 369 K 22 Jan 2023 - 11:17 EliseAMANN Iris Encre De Chine vu du dessous à contre-jour
Topic revision: r9 - 24 Dec 2023, TLaurin
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