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■(TB) 'Neige Ensoleillée'

2016, Chapelle

'Neige Ensoleillée' (Alain Chapelle, R. 2016) Seedling# 09 71D R2. TB, 31.5" (80 cm), Early bloom. Standards white; style arms white infused yellow; falls white, heavy yellow veining on hafts and shoulders, thin yellow edge; beards orange in throat, ends yellow; ruffled; slight fragrance. 'Sunkist Delight' X 'Happy Again'.

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Detail of photo by Betsy HigginsPhoto by Alain Chapelle-Jardin d


See: IRIS et BULBEUSES n°166, 2016, 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 - 2011-03-07

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Neige_Ensoleillee-0971DR2bh.jpgjpg Neige_Ensoleillee-0971DR2bh.jpg manage 74 K 09 Jun 2017 - 14:23 BetsyHiggins Detail of photo by Betsy Higgins
neigeensolellee9.jpgjpg neigeensolellee9.jpg manage 72 K 26 Mar 2023 - 14:12 TerryLaurin Photo by Alain Chapelle-Jardin d'Iris de Bubry-France
Topic revision: r9 - 26 Mar 2023, Harloiris
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