, R. 1999). Seedling 90/417-2. TB, 36" (91 cm). Midseason bloom. Standards deep cadmium yellow, edges toned orange; style arms deep cadmium yellow; falls blended yellow ochre and raw sienna, slight pale lilac flush below dark orange beard; pronounced musky fragrance. 'Speculator'
X seedling 87/161-2: (('Heartbreaker'
) x 'Opium'
). Iris au Trescols 2000.
| See: IRIS et BULBEUSES n°135, hiver 1999, p. 28, photo p. 16.
Quick Summary of Cultural Directions
| FURTHER CULTURAL INFORMATION
| 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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