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■(TB) 'Sortilège'

2007, Cayeux

'Sortilège' (Richard Cayeux, R. 2006). Seedling 00243B. TB, 35" (90 cm), Late bloom. Standards pure white, light wisteria-blue border; falls bright pansy-violet, white center line under beard; beards tangerine, white at end. 'Bal Masqué' X 'Aurélie'. Cayeux 2007.

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Photo by Iris Cayeux - FrancePhoto by Alain Chapelle-Jardin d


See: IRIS et BULBEUSES n°157, 2007, p. 29.


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
sortilege.jpgjpg sortilege.jpg manage 45 K 12 May 2012 - 13:08 AlainFranco Photo by Iris Cayeux - France
sortilege2.jpgjpg sortilege2.jpg manage 71 K 14 Nov 2013 - 23:11 TerryLaurin Photo by Alain Chapelle-Jardin d'Iris de Bubry-France
Topic revision: r20 - 31 Mar 2023, Harloiris
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