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■(TB) 'Comme Un Volcan'

2008, Bersillon

'Comme Un Volcan' (Michèle Bersillon, R. 2008). Seedling 0136A. TB, 35" (90 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards blue violet (RHS 90B), narrow grey (N200C) border; style arms (90B), sides creamy tan (158A), darker (160B) center stripe; falls medium violet-blue (N88A), sides lighter (90B), hafts blended tan (163B); beards orange yellow (23A), very light blue at end, 3-4 cm long blue violet (90B) appendages ending in small flounce; slight sweet fragrance. 'Derviche' X 'Special Feature'. Gold medal winner 2010, Munich International Iris Competition.
translation = 'Like A Volcano'

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Photo by Tara Perrenial Farm-Owen Sound,Ont.CommeunVolcan1Photo by Martha RhoadesPhoto by Martha RhoadesPhoto by Martha Rhoades


See: IRIS et BULBEUSES n°159, 2009, p. 37.


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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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
CommeUnVolcan01.JPGJPG CommeUnVolcan01.JPG manage 134 K 11 Mar 2016 - 23:01 TerryLaurin Photo by Tara Perrenial Farm-Owen Sound,Ont.
CommeunVolcan1.jpgjpg CommeunVolcan1.jpg manage 73 K 28 Jun 2010 - 13:54 Main.auxiris  
commeunvulcanrhoades.jpgjpg commeunvulcanrhoades.jpg manage 248 K 28 Jan 2022 - 14:17 TerryLaurin Photo by Martha Rhoades
commeunvulcanrhoades1.JPGJPG commeunvulcanrhoades1.JPG manage 215 K 18 Jun 2022 - 01:46 TerryLaurin Photo by Martha Rhoades
commeunvulcanrhoades10.JPGJPG commeunvulcanrhoades10.JPG manage 198 K 21 Jun 2022 - 01:13 TerryLaurin Photo by Martha Rhoades
Topic revision: r25 - 14 Nov 2022, AlainFranco
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