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■(TB) 'Creamy French'

1986, Black

'Creamy French' (Paul Black, R. 1986). Seedling# B81-66. TB, 36" (91 cm), Early to midseason bloom. Standards creamy orange with deep pink glow; falls creamy orange with greenish cast; bright orange beard; ruffled and laced; slight spicy fragrance. 'Orange Wonder' X 'Orange Empire'. Mid-America Iris 1986. Exhibition Certificate 1985.

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Photo scanned from the Larry Harder slide collectionPhoto by Paul Black-Mid America GardenPhoto by Paul Black-Mid America Garden


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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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-- RolandDejoux - 2010-01-17
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creamyfrench.JPGJPG creamyfrench.JPG manage 112 K 18 Feb 2019 - 02:37 TerryLaurin Photo scanned from the Larry Harder slide collection
creamyfrench02.JPGJPG creamyfrench02.JPG manage 173 K 28 Mar 2023 - 20:31 TerryLaurin Photo by Paul Black-Mid America Garden
creamyfrench020.JPGJPG creamyfrench020.JPG manage 179 K 28 Mar 2023 - 20:31 TerryLaurin Photo by Paul Black-Mid America Garden
Topic revision: r19 - 10 Apr 2023, BrewItt
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