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■(TB) 'Gourmandise'

2020, Cayeux

'Gourmandise' (Richard Cayeux, R. 2020). Seedling 12313B. TB, 31.5" (80 cm). Midseasn bloom. Standards cream to pale apricot, darkening to apricot-pink at base; falls apricot-pink, orange on hafts, deeper apricot on edges, hint of yellow in middle; beards bright orange-red. 'Dėlicieux Caramel' X seedling 0961A: (seedling 0617B, 'Vicomtesse de Curel' pod parent, x seedling 0512: (seedling 98107A: (seedling 9412B: ((seedling 9022: ('Écho de France' x 'Blazing Sunrise') x 'Chinese Treasure') x seedling 9549C, 'Terre De Couleur' pollen parent) x seedling 0160A: ('Sugar Magnolia' x 'Yes'))).

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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.

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Gourmandise.jpgjpg Gourmandise.jpg manage 68 K 16 Nov 2021 - 17:23 UnknownUser Photo Iris Cayeux, France
Gourmandise01.JPGJPG Gourmandise01.JPG manage 145 K 25 May 2022 - 02:51 UnknownUser Photo by Richard Cayeux-Iris Cayeux-France
gourmandise5.JPGJPG gourmandise5.JPG manage 166 K 23 Jul 2023 - 19:56 UnknownUser Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
gourmandise50.JPGJPG gourmandise50.JPG manage 158 K 23 Jul 2023 - 19:56 UnknownUser Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
Topic revision: r8 - 23 Jul 2023, TLaurin
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