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■(TB) 'Sur La Plage'

2017, Cayeux

'Sur La Plage' (Richard Cayeux, R. 2016). Seedling# 0862D. TB, 33.5" (85 cm). Midseason to late bloom. Standards white; falls light smoky yellow turning beige or pale grey-violet on edges; beards apricot. 'Ciel Gris sur Poilly' X seedling# 0473A: ('Ciel Et Mer' x 'Starring'). Cayeux 2017.

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Photo by Cayeux, FrancePhoto by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- FrancePhoto by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- FrancePhoto by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris GardensPhoto by Iris of Sissinghurst-United KingdomPhoto by Klaus Burkhardt- Iris Schwertilienoase-Germany


See: IRIS et BULBEUSES n°166, 2016, p. 35.


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.

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I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
SURLAPLAGE9.jpgjpg SURLAPLAGE9.jpg manage 197 K 03 Apr 2021 - 12:16 TerryLaurin Photo by Klaus Burkhardt- Iris Schwertilienoase-Germany
surlaplage.jpgjpg surlaplage.jpg manage 163 K 13 Dec 2017 - 10:07 AlainFranco Photo by Cayeux, France
surlaplage1.jpgjpg surlaplage1.jpg manage 437 K 11 Jan 2020 - 02:52 TerryLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
surlaplage10.JPGJPG surlaplage10.JPG manage 262 K 02 Oct 2022 - 02:10 TerryLaurin Photo by Christine Cosi-Iris en Perigord- France
surlaplage5.JPGJPG surlaplage5.JPG manage 185 K 13 Jul 2023 - 00:06 TerryLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
surlaplage9.jpgjpg surlaplage9.jpg manage 44 K 08 Feb 2021 - 15:48 TerryLaurin Photo by Iris of Sissinghurst-United Kingdom
Topic revision: r14 - 13 Jul 2023, TerryLaurin
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