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■(IB) 'La Havane'

2017, Cayeux

'La Havane' (Richard Cayeux, R. 2017). Seedling 10 52 A. IB, 19.5" (50 cm), Late midseason bloom. Standards and style arms amber-yellow; Falls burgundy-red, thin 3 mm copper border; beards rusty orange. 'Local Color X 'Death By Chocolate'. Cayeux 2018.

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Photo Cayeux, FrancePhoto by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris GardensPhoto by Judy Schneider-The Shady Spot


See: IRIS et BULBEUSES n°167, 2017, p. 76.


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.

-- BobPries - 2011-03-07

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-- BobPries - 2011-03-07
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
La_Havane.jpgjpg La_Havane.jpg manage 85 K 22 Dec 2017 - 08:33 AlainFranco Photo Cayeux, France
lahavane5.JPGJPG lahavane5.JPG manage 295 K 12 Jun 2023 - 14:34 TerryLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
lahavane9.jpgjpg lahavane9.jpg manage 164 K 04 Jun 2021 - 15:28 TerryLaurin Photo by Judy Schneider-The Shady Spot
Topic revision: r11 - 12 Jun 2023, TerryLaurin
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