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■(TB) 'Ma Mie'

1906, Cayeux

'Ma Mie' (Ferdinand Cayeux, 1906). Midseason bloom. Color Class W8. Cayeux et Le Clerc 1906.
Note: Registered as IB 'Ma Mie'.

See below:
Iris Ma mie.JPGma-mie.jpgma-mie1.jpgMa Mie.jpgMa Mie .jpgMa Mie 1  (1).JPGMa Mie 1  (2).JPGMa Mie 1  (3).JPGMa Mie 1  (4).JPGMa Mie 1  (5).JPGMa Mie fl.jpgmamie01.jpgMAMIE01.jpgmamie02.jpgmamie03.jpgMaMie08.jpgmamie1.JPGmamie2.JPGmamie3.JPGmamie4.JPGmamie5.jpgmamie6.JPGmamie7.JPG


Journal de la Société Nationale d'Horticulture de France, 1922, Tome XXIII, p. 217.
Revue Horticole, 1924, nouvelle série, Tome XIX, p. 130.
From Cornell Bulletin 112: Color effect white, plicated light violet. Standards white, penciled light lavender-violet. Falls clear white, plicated lavender-violet; tinting lighter on outer blade.The beard is fine and sparse, and yellows at the base. The style branches are showy lavender-violet. The flowers are larger than those of 'Mme Chéreau' due to the spreading carriage of their falls. The growth of this variety is moderate and erect, and the fragrance is very good. It is an excellent cut flower. Rating 81
Back to the catalog Cayeux in 2012. -- S. Meiffren - 10 Oct 2017
From H. P. Simpson catalog, 1922: MA MIE (Cayeux, about 1906)— S. white, frilled violet; F. white, penciled and margined violet. A lovely bloom. Called by some an improved Madam Chereau, but is a much larger flower. 27-30 inch. 36c.
Difficult finding the real thing as there are several Ma Mie imposters floating about. -- MikeUnser - 16 Jan 2011


Mai Mie; Ma-Mie; M'Aime.


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.

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07

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-- Main.RPries - 2010-12-14
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Iris Ma mie.JPGJPG Iris Ma mie.JPG manage 303 K 22 Jan 2023 - 14:22 EliseAMANN  
MAMIE01.jpgjpg MAMIE01.jpg manage 63 K 12 Nov 2015 - 13:37 Main.TLaurin Photo by La Ferme Des Iris-France
MaMie08.jpgjpg MaMie08.jpg manage 69 K 13 Jul 2021 - 19:43 Main.TLaurin Photo by Sandor Szasz-Iriszkert-Hungary
Ma_Mie.jpgjpg Ma_Mie.jpg manage 21 K 14 Dec 2010 - 21:08 UnknownUser Courtesy of Mike Lowe from original HIPS website
Ma_Mie_.jpgjpg Ma_Mie_.jpg manage 63 K 18 Feb 2011 - 18:07 Main.rivdel Ma Mie in my garden by Stephanie Boot NZ.
Ma_Mie_1__(1).JPGJPG Ma_Mie_1__(1).JPG manage 111 K 16 Jun 2016 - 07:29 Main.Neira in my garden , France
Ma_Mie_1__(2).JPGJPG Ma_Mie_1__(2).JPG manage 92 K 16 Jun 2016 - 07:28 Main.Neira in my garden , France
Ma_Mie_1__(3).JPGJPG Ma_Mie_1__(3).JPG manage 84 K 16 Jun 2016 - 07:27 Main.Neira in my garden , France
Ma_Mie_1__(4).JPGJPG Ma_Mie_1__(4).JPG manage 81 K 16 Jun 2016 - 07:27 Main.Neira in my garden , France
Ma_Mie_1__(5).JPGJPG Ma_Mie_1__(5).JPG manage 99 K 16 Jun 2016 - 07:27 Main.Neira in my garden , France
Ma_Mie_fl.jpgjpg Ma_Mie_fl.jpg manage 46 K 18 Feb 2011 - 04:19 IrisP  
ma-mie.jpgjpg ma-mie.jpg manage 534 K 09 Dec 2015 - 16:28 JoelleFRANJEULLE Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
ma-mie1.jpgjpg ma-mie1.jpg manage 45 K 16 Jan 2011 - 16:59 Main.mikeu Ma Mie by Mike Unser
mamie01.jpgjpg mamie01.jpg manage 25 K 13 Sep 2014 - 03:03 Main.TLaurin Photo by Seagate Irises-United Kingdom
mamie02.jpgjpg mamie02.jpg manage 177 K 22 Dec 2017 - 16:31 Main.TLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
mamie03.jpgjpg mamie03.jpg manage 141 K 19 Jun 2019 - 23:11 Main.TLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
mamie1.JPGJPG mamie1.JPG manage 178 K 09 Jul 2018 - 19:13 Main.TLaurin Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
mamie2.JPGJPG mamie2.JPG manage 173 K 09 Jul 2018 - 19:14 Main.TLaurin Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
mamie3.JPGJPG mamie3.JPG manage 695 K 09 Jul 2018 - 19:17 Main.TLaurin Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
mamie4.JPGJPG mamie4.JPG manage 692 K 09 Jul 2018 - 19:19 Main.TLaurin Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
mamie5.jpgjpg mamie5.jpg manage 35 K 24 Jan 2014 - 00:57 Main.TLaurin Photo by Iris of Sissinghurst,UK
mamie6.JPGJPG mamie6.JPG manage 661 K 09 Jul 2018 - 19:20 Main.TLaurin Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
mamie7.JPGJPG mamie7.JPG manage 673 K 09 Jul 2018 - 19:22 Main.TLaurin Photo by Nancy McDonald-The Pickle Barrel Collection.
Topic revision: r45 - 03 Feb 2024, Harloiris
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