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■(TB) 'Christmas Eve'

2010, Van Liere

'Christmas Eve' (Robert Van Liere, R. 2009). Seedling# 23BW14. TB, 37" (94 cm), Midseason to late bloom. Standards white, golden hafts; style arms white tipped yellow; falls white; beards red orange; laced, ruffled; slight sweet fragrance. 'Solomon’s Treasure' X 'Jersey Bounce'. Iris 4 U 2010.

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Awaiting original catalog description.


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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ChristmasEve_by_JanLauritzen.jpgjpg ChristmasEve_by_JanLauritzen.jpg manage 73 K 03 Apr 2012 - 07:37 Main.janlauritzen Taken in my yard in Southern CA
ChristmasEve_by_JanLauritzen_2.jpgjpg ChristmasEve_by_JanLauritzen_2.jpg manage 62 K 03 Apr 2012 - 07:37 Main.janlauritzen Taken in my yard in Southern CA
ChristmasEve_by_JanLauritzen_3.jpgjpg ChristmasEve_by_JanLauritzen_3.jpg manage 64 K 03 Apr 2012 - 07:37 Main.janlauritzen Taken in my yard in Southern CA
DSCN6153.JPGJPG DSCN6153.JPG manage 71 K 02 May 2011 - 06:10 Main.bjacobs Photo by Betty Jacobs
DSCN6195.JPGJPG DSCN6195.JPG manage 70 K 02 May 2011 - 06:11 Main.bjacobs Photo by Betty Jacobs
christmas01.jpgjpg christmas01.jpg manage 95 K 02 May 2015 - 16:00 Main.TLaurin Photo by George Bacon-Breezeway Iris Garden
christmaseve01.JPGJPG christmaseve01.JPG manage 39 K 23 Dec 2014 - 22:01 Main.TLaurin Photo by Will Plotner
christmaseve02.JPGJPG christmaseve02.JPG manage 50 K 23 Dec 2014 - 22:02 Main.TLaurin Photo by Will Plotner
christmaseve03.jpgjpg christmaseve03.jpg manage 112 K 01 Mar 2017 - 22:31 Main.TLaurin Photo by Jeanette Graham-Magic Valley Iris Society
christmaseve04.jpgjpg christmaseve04.jpg manage 131 K 17 Mar 2017 - 02:42 Main.TLaurin Photo by Judy Tapio-Jubilee Gardens
christmaseve05.jpgjpg christmaseve05.jpg manage 70 K 19 Sep 2015 - 20:00 Main.TLaurin Photo by IRIS 4 U Garden
christmaseve1.JPGJPG christmaseve1.JPG manage 264 K 30 Jun 2016 - 21:22 Main.TLaurin Photo by K. Brewitt-taken at 2016 AIS Convention
christmaseve2.jpgjpg christmaseve2.jpg manage 242 K 24 Nov 2017 - 16:56 Main.TLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
christmaseve3.jpgjpg christmaseve3.jpg manage 130 K 16 Sep 2020 - 01:41 Main.TLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
christmaseve6.jpgjpg christmaseve6.jpg manage 20 K 26 Mar 2013 - 12:46 Main.TLaurin Photo by Front Range Iris
christmaseve7.JPGJPG christmaseve7.JPG manage 58 K 30 Dec 2013 - 20:31 Main.TLaurin Photo by K.Brewitt 2013 Dallas Convention
christmaseve9.jpgjpg christmaseve9.jpg manage 82 K 22 Mar 2023 - 19:21 Main.TLaurin Photo by Alain Chapelle-Jardin d'Iris de Bubry-France
Topic revision: r32 - 23 Mar 2023, Harloiris
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