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■(TB) 'So Beau'

2020, Cayeux

'So Beau' (Richard Cayeux, R. 2020) Seedling 1090C. TB, 35.5" (90 cm). Midseason bloom. Standards apricot; falls bright magenta, 7-8 mm rose-lavender border; beards orange, nearly white at end. Seedling 0557C: ('Safari Sunset' x 'Mexican Holiday') X seedling 03244A: ('Calypso Beat' x 'Secret Service').

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See: IRIS et BULBEUSES n°170, 2020, p. 43, photo 4th cover.


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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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
SoBeau.jpgjpg SoBeau.jpg manage 64 K 16 Nov 2021 - 17:34 UnknownUser Photo Iris Cayeux, France
SoBeau01.JPGJPG SoBeau01.JPG manage 156 K 25 May 2022 - 02:31 UnknownUser Photo by Richard Cayeux-Iris Cayeux-France
sobeau5.JPGJPG sobeau5.JPG manage 186 K 06 Jul 2023 - 02:11 UnknownUser Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
Topic revision: r7 - 06 Jul 2023, TLaurin
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