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■(TB) 'Samarcande Grège'

1992, Anfosso

'Samarcande Grège' (Pierre-Christian Anfosso by Laure Anfosso, R. 2012). Seedling PC 86 2A. TB, 35" (90 cm). Midseason bloom. Standards gold beige; falls purple; beards bronze; lemon fragrance. 'Piper's Flute' X ('Shaman' x 'Sostenique'). Sibling to 'Marche Turque'. Iris en Provence 1992.

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samarcande-grege Hyeres.jpgSamarcande Grege.JPGSamarcande IRIS EN PROVENCE TB.jpgSamarcandeGrege DSD 5724.jpg


Catalogue Iris en Provence 1992, p. 1; IRIS et BULBEUSES n°105, été 92, p.5, photo 4th cover; IRIS et BULBEUSES n°163, 2013, p. 79.


Introduced as "Samarcande", before registration.


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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-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
SamarcandeGrege_DSD_5724.jpgjpg SamarcandeGrege_DSD_5724.jpg manage 232 K 28 Jan 2021 - 16:24 SharleneSutter growing at in Oetlishausen, Switzerland - photo by Sharlene Sutter
Samarcande_Grege.JPGJPG Samarcande_Grege.JPG manage 97 K 08 Jul 2017 - 06:00 IrisP Photo By Fritz Lehmann at Parc Floral de Paris, France
Samarcande_IRIS_EN_PROVENCE_TB.jpgjpg Samarcande_IRIS_EN_PROVENCE_TB.jpg manage 71 K 08 Sep 2012 - 12:41 UnknownUser Photo by IRIS EN PROVENCE - France
samarcande-grege_Hyeres.jpgjpg samarcande-grege_Hyeres.jpg manage 166 K 25 May 2017 - 10:20 UnknownUser Photo by Iris en Provence, France (2017)
Topic revision: r30 - 23 Oct 2022, af.83
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