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■(TB) 'Nectar D'Abeille'

2021, Laporte

'Nectar D'Abeille' (Bernard Laporte, R. 2021). Seedling BB64-03, sibling to 'Cœur De Miel'. TB, 43" (110 cm). Midseason bloom. Standards white, butter yellow center; style arms white, butter yellow top of crest; falls red-brown, blending into tiny butter yellow border, red-brown hairline rim, red-brown veining on amber around beard; beards orange; sweet fragrance. Seedling Blyth X 261: (seedling V357-X: (seedling S276-A: (seedling O228-1: (seedling L133-7: I’M Dreaming' sibling) x (seedling L304-1: 'Platinum Class' sibling)) x seedling O248-1: (seedling L171-2, 'Winsome Dancer' sibling x 'Ocelot')) x (seedling T333-1: (seedling O211-A, 'Bequest' pod parent x 'I’m a Hussy') X (seedling V342-X: (seedling S244-A, 'Mandrake' pod parent, x seedling S278-YY: (seedling O228-4, 'Certain Magic' pollen parent, x 'Explicit')) x seedling Blyth W72: ('Hello Beautiful' x seedling T314-1: (seedling P161-AA: (seedling N309-6, 'Italian Master' sibling x seedling L169-A: (seedling J230-2: ('Enjoy The Party' x 'Kathleen Kay Nelson') x 'Calling')) x unknown)).

See below:


Iris et Bulbeuses, n°171 (2021), p. 42.


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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