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■(TB) 'Hortense'

1993, Cayeux

'Hortense' (Jean Cayeux by Richard Cayeux, R. 1995). Seedling 8461 E. TB, 37" (95 cm), Late midseason bloom. Standards pinkish white; falls pansy violet; beards red. Seedling# 8245 A: (seedling# 7706 A, 'Alizés' sibling, x 'Love Bandit') X seedling# 8109A: ('Condottiere' x 'Delphi'). Cayeux 1993.

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See: IRIS et BULBEUSES n°109, été 93, p. 6.


Garden name: Hortense C.


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.

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
20729035944_76a512d799_z.jpgjpg 20729035944_76a512d799_z.jpg manage 234 K 20 Sep 2015 - 12:17 Main.Neira  
Hortense.jpgjpg Hortense.jpg manage 298 K 20 Sep 2015 - 12:16 Main.Neira  
Hortense_C_(3).JPGJPG Hortense_C_(3).JPG manage 111 K 13 Jun 2016 - 04:59 Main.Neira in my garden , France
Hortense_C_(4).JPGJPG Hortense_C_(4).JPG manage 93 K 13 Jun 2016 - 04:58 Main.Neira in my garden , France
Hortense_C_(5).JPGJPG Hortense_C_(5).JPG manage 120 K 13 Jun 2016 - 07:35 Main.Neira in my garden , France
hortensec.jpgjpg hortensec.jpg manage 52 K 14 Dec 2017 - 18:01 UnknownUser Photo by Les Senteurs du Quercy, France
Topic revision: r23 - 19 Nov 2022, af.83
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