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■(TB) 'Oloroso'

2000, Ransom

'Oloroso' (Lawrence Ransom, 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 'Vanity') x 'Opium'). Iris au Trescols 2000.

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See: IRIS et BULBEUSES n°135, hiver 1999, p. 28, photo p. 16.


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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Oloroso_photo1_L_Ransom.jpgjpg Oloroso_photo1_L_Ransom.jpg manage 64 K 29 Dec 2011 - 09:05 Main.zeblouz  
Oloroso_photo2_L_Ransom.jpgjpg Oloroso_photo2_L_Ransom.jpg manage 73 K 29 Dec 2011 - 09:05 Main.zeblouz  
oloroso-cosi.jpgjpg oloroso-cosi.jpg manage 93 K 24 Aug 2017 - 13:35 Main.af.83 Photo by Christine Cosi, from SFIB website (France)
oloroso01.jpgjpg oloroso01.jpg manage 191 K 30 Nov 2017 - 04:08 Main.TLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
oloroso02.jpgjpg oloroso02.jpg manage 201 K 07 Jan 2018 - 04:16 Main.TLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
oloroso03.jpgjpg oloroso03.jpg manage 199 K 09 Feb 2020 - 22:09 Main.TLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
oloroso04.JPGJPG oloroso04.JPG manage 233 K 09 Dec 2020 - 01:30 Main.TLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
oloroso5.jpgjpg oloroso5.jpg manage 82 K 13 Nov 2013 - 03:33 Main.TLaurin Photo by Alain Chapelle-France
oloroso7.JPGJPG oloroso7.JPG manage 222 K 02 Mar 2020 - 14:19 Main.TLaurin Photo by Rene Martin-France
oloroso8.JPGJPG oloroso8.JPG manage 189 K 02 Mar 2020 - 14:18 Main.TLaurin Photo by Rene Martin-France
oloroso9.JPGJPG oloroso9.JPG manage 183 K 02 Mar 2020 - 14:16 Main.TLaurin Photo by Rene Martin-France
oloroso_1r1.jpgjpg oloroso_1r1.jpg manage 70 K 31 Dec 2009 - 05:39 Main.ulysse07 photo taken in my garden in France in 2008
oloroso_fl.jpgjpg oloroso_fl.jpg manage 36 K 05 Apr 2011 - 04:42 IrisP  
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