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■(TB) 'Lorenzaccio De Médicis'

1978, Anfosso

'Lorenzaccio De Médicis' (Pierre-Christian Anfosso, R. 1979). Seedling PC 73 6. TB, 35.5" (90 cm), Early bloom. Standards dark pink; falls lightly ruffled purple-red; yellow beard. 'Amethyst Flame' X 'Wine And Roses'. Iris en Provence 1978.

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First introduced as "Lorenzaccio". Catalogue Iris en Provence 1978, p. 6.
Awards: Grand Prix d'Honneur (best French presentation), prize of the best red variety, 4th in all categories, at the international competitions of Orléans (1978).



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
LorenzaccioDeMedicis-2014-1.JPGJPG LorenzaccioDeMedicis-2014-1.JPG manage 43 K 08 Dec 2015 - 14:18 JoelleFRANJEULLE Iriseraie de Gombault Photo by Joëlle Franjeulle Sologne FRANCE
LorenzaccioDeMedicis-2014-2.JPGJPG LorenzaccioDeMedicis-2014-2.JPG manage 53 K 08 Dec 2015 - 14:18 JoelleFRANJEULLE Iriseraie de Gombault Photo by Joëlle Franjeulle Sologne FRANCE
LorenzaccioDeMedicis-2014-5.JPGJPG LorenzaccioDeMedicis-2014-5.JPG manage 53 K 08 Dec 2015 - 14:18 JoelleFRANJEULLE Iriseraie de Gombault Photo by Joëlle Franjeulle Sologne FRANCE
Lorenzaccio_De_Medicis_fl.jpgjpg Lorenzaccio_De_Medicis_fl.jpg manage 53 K 17 Feb 2011 - 19:00 IrisP  
Lorenzaccio_de_Medicis_1979_IRIS_EN_PROVENCE_TB.jpgjpg Lorenzaccio_de_Medicis_1979_IRIS_EN_PROVENCE_TB.jpg manage 70 K 07 Jul 2011 - 16:21 UnknownUser Photo by IRIS EN PROVENCE - France
LorenzacciodeMedicis7.jpgjpg LorenzacciodeMedicis7.jpg manage 45 K 17 Dec 2013 - 15:50 Main.TLaurin Photo by Daniel Boris,Iris Du Grand Barbu (France)
Lorrenzaccio_de_Medicis_P.C.__Anfosso_1979.jpgjpg Lorrenzaccio_de_Medicis_P.C.__Anfosso_1979.jpg manage 69 K 31 Dec 2009 - 17:01 Main.Laymont+ by Dejoux in my garden : sud-ouest France
lorenzaccio.JPGJPG lorenzaccio.JPG manage 71 K 23 Feb 2010 - 18:02 Main.chinon36 photo taken in the Loire Valley, France, zone 7, by Sylvain Ruaud
lorenzacciodemedecis01.jpgjpg lorenzacciodemedecis01.jpg manage 28 K 13 Sep 2014 - 02:51 Main.TLaurin Photo by Seagate Irises-United Kingdom
lorenzacciodemedicis6.jpgjpg lorenzacciodemedicis6.jpg manage 65 K 11 Nov 2013 - 03:33 Main.TLaurin Photo by Alain Chapelle-Jardin d'Iris de Bubry-France
lorenzacciodemedicis8.jpgjpg lorenzacciodemedicis8.jpg manage 62 K 19 Dec 2013 - 15:20 Main.TLaurin Photo by Daniel Boris,Iris Du Grand Barbu (France)
lorenzacciodemedicis9.JPGJPG lorenzacciodemedicis9.JPG manage 195 K 06 Dec 2020 - 15:04 Main.TLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
lorenzacciodemedicis9.jpgjpg lorenzacciodemedicis9.jpg manage 53 K 19 Dec 2013 - 15:22 Main.TLaurin Photo by Daniel Boris,Iris Du Grand Barbu (France)
lorenzacciodemedicis_Hyeres.jpgjpg lorenzacciodemedicis_Hyeres.jpg manage 156 K 25 May 2017 - 08:48 UnknownUser Photo by Iris en Provence, France
lorenzacio01.jpgjpg lorenzacio01.jpg manage 197 K 12 Nov 2015 - 13:22 Main.TLaurin Photo by La Ferme Des Iris-France
lorenzod12.jpgjpg lorenzod12.jpg manage 106 K 05 Mar 2014 - 21:05 Main.TLaurin Photo by Irisaluze-Richard Serafinowski-France
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