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■(TB) 'Chanson De Geste'

2013, Jacob

'Chanson De Geste' (Jean Claude Jacob, R. 2010). Seedling 07/152-10. TB, 37" (95 cm). Late midseason bloom. Standards and style arms very light mauve flushed bronze; falls darker mauve, lighter around yellow bronze beard, cream horn flushed mauve, 2.5 mm darker triangular spoon. Seedling# 03/06-5: ('Silverado' x 'Chartreuse Ruffles') X 'Conjuration'. Iris de la Baie 2013.

See below:
Chanson-de-Geste.jpgChanson de Geste DSD 7483.JPGChansonDeGeste-2015-1.JPGChansonDeGeste-2015-2.JPGChansonDeGeste-2015-3.JPGChansondegeste01.jpg


See: IRIS et BULBEUSES n°161, 2011, p. 56, photo p. 43.


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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-- AlainFranco - 2012-05-09
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Chanson-de-Geste.jpgjpg Chanson-de-Geste.jpg manage 38 K 09 May 2012 - 22:41 UnknownUser Photo by Jean Claude Jacob - France
ChansonDeGeste-2015-1.JPGJPG ChansonDeGeste-2015-1.JPG manage 55 K 29 Nov 2015 - 15:18 JoelleFRANJEULLE Iriseraie de Gombault Photo by Joëlle Franjeulle Sologne FRANCE
ChansonDeGeste-2015-2.JPGJPG ChansonDeGeste-2015-2.JPG manage 49 K 29 Nov 2015 - 15:18 JoelleFRANJEULLE Iriseraie de Gombault Photo by Joëlle Franjeulle Sologne FRANCE
ChansonDeGeste-2015-3.JPGJPG ChansonDeGeste-2015-3.JPG manage 55 K 29 Nov 2015 - 15:18 JoelleFRANJEULLE Iriseraie de Gombault Photo by Joëlle Franjeulle Sologne FRANCE
Chanson_de_Geste_DSD_7483.JPGJPG Chanson_de_Geste_DSD_7483.JPG manage 216 K 23 Jan 2021 - 16:27 SharleneSutter growing at in Oetlishausen, Switzerland - photo by Sharlene Sutter
Chansondegeste01.jpgjpg Chansondegeste01.jpg manage 52 K 16 Oct 2014 - 20:59 UnknownUser Photo by Jean Claude Jacob-Iris de la Baie-France
Topic revision: r21 - 24 Oct 2023, Af83
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