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■(TB) 'Madeira Belle'

1970, Quadros

'Madeira Belle' (Carl Quadros, R. 1967). Seedling# 64-79A. TB, 36" (91 cm), Early midseason bloom. Color Class-W1GY, Standards off white; falls same with greenish cast at hafts; off white beard. 'Lovilla' X 'Angel's Dream'. C & A Gardens 1970. Honorable Mention 1973; Award of Merit 1977.

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From AIS Bulletin #197 April 1970 Introducing MADEIRA BELLE (Quadros 70). E.M. 34" to 36". (Lovilla x Angel's Dream). A nice white; has a slight green cast on opening but becomes a clean white with frills, and more frills in the form of heavy ruffles; of heavy substance like leather. Standards closed and falls are semiflaring. Beard white to light yellow. Good branching, good bud count and is quite distinctive. Fertile pollen. NET $25.00. C&A Iris Gardens.


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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-- RolandDejoux - 2009-12-31
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MADEIRABELL1.jpgjpg MADEIRABELL1.jpg manage 42 K 25 Apr 2016 - 02:47 UnknownUser Photo by Iris of Sissinghurst-United Kingdom
MadeiraBelle01.JPGJPG MadeiraBelle01.JPG manage 46 K 26 Nov 2014 - 03:53 UnknownUser Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
MadeiraBelle02.JPGJPG MadeiraBelle02.JPG manage 63 K 22 Aug 2021 - 22:00 UnknownUser Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
MadeiraBelle12BHI.jpgjpg MadeiraBelle12BHI.jpg manage 58 K 24 Apr 2012 - 21:55 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Mary Hess-Bluebird Haven Iris Garden
MadeiraBelle6.jpgjpg MadeiraBelle6.jpg manage 28 K 10 Dec 2013 - 15:28 UnknownUser Photo by Plantas Distintas-Spain
Madeira_Belle_Quadros_1970.JPGJPG Madeira_Belle_Quadros_1970.JPG manage 60 K 31 Dec 2009 - 17:11 Main.Laymont+ by Dejoux in my garden : sud-ouest France
Madeira_Belle_fl.jpgjpg Madeira_Belle_fl.jpg manage 53 K 18 Feb 2011 - 04:40 IrisP  
madeirabelle01.jpgjpg madeirabelle01.jpg manage 144 K 05 Jan 2018 - 04:19 UnknownUser Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
madeirabelle02.jpgjpg madeirabelle02.jpg manage 169 K 29 Nov 2017 - 13:22 UnknownUser Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
madeirabelle022.JPGJPG madeirabelle022.JPG manage 206 K 06 Dec 2020 - 16:01 UnknownUser Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
madeirabelle03.JPGJPG madeirabelle03.JPG manage 78 K 02 Jul 2014 - 20:27 UnknownUser Photo scanned from the Bee Warburton slide collection
madeirabelle04.JPGJPG madeirabelle04.JPG manage 62 K 02 Jul 2014 - 20:28 UnknownUser Photo scanned from the Bee Warburton slide collection
madeirabelle1.jpgjpg madeirabelle1.jpg manage 31 K 01 Dec 2018 - 16:46 UnknownUser Photo by Sandor Szasz-Iriszkert-Hungary
madeirabelle2.jpgjpg madeirabelle2.jpg manage 57 K 13 Jul 2021 - 19:46 UnknownUser Photo by Sandor Szasz-Iriszkert-Hungary
madeirabelle5.jpgjpg madeirabelle5.jpg manage 66 K 12 Nov 2013 - 20:54 UnknownUser Photo by Alain Chapelle-Jardin d'Iris de Bubry-France
madeirabelleSG.jpgjpg madeirabelleSG.jpg manage 13 K 01 Jul 2012 - 20:01 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Seagate Irises-United Kingdom
madeirabelleSG1.pngpng madeirabelleSG1.png manage 1 MB 27 Apr 2021 - 02:03 UnknownUser Photo by Seagate Nurseries-United Kingdom
madierabelle01.jpgjpg madierabelle01.jpg manage 56 K 29 Feb 2016 - 14:56 UnknownUser Photo by Kelways-United Kingdom
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