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■(TB) 'Carmen X'

1985, Anfosso

'Carmen X' (Pierre Anfosso, R. 1984). Seedling P 76C. TB, 36" (91 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards ocher orange; falls deeper, edged ocher orange; tangerine beard. 'Flaming Light' X 'Hayride'. Iris en Provence 1985.

See below:
Carmen-X9.jpgCarmen X 1984 IRIS EN PROVENCE TB.jpg


Catalogue Iris en Provence 1985, p. 1.


See: Iris en Provence other TB progeny.


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 - 21 Apr 2019

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