Our Terra Firma German Iris Trio includes one each of Paprika Fono's German Iris, Sordid Lives German Iris and Color Strokes German Iris. Paprika Fono's is a uniquely colored rebloomer, named for its earthy, spice-inspired coloring! Sordid Lives has pure white standards that cast a gorgeous contrast to the intricate coloration of the falls, which amaze in golden yellow mingled with deep red and a gold border. Color Strokes is an eye-catching modern hybrid that offers lush, well-formed blooms in a magnificent and totally unique coloration. Iris germanica 'Paprika Fono's', 'Sordid Lives', 'Color Strokes'
Iris germanica 'Paprika Fono's', 'Sordid Lives', 'Color Strokes'
Full Sun, Partial Shade
18 - 24 inches
15 - 18 inches
Mid spring, re-blooms late summer to early fall
Mulch in colder climates and remove in early spring before growth starts.
5" flowers are fan-shaped, with three drooping petals called falls and three upright petals called standards.
Glaucous-green, sword-like fans of stiff upright leaves with some dying back in colder climates in winter.
Remove spent flower stems after blooming. In late fall, cut back foliage to 6" fans. Clean plant debris before winter to prevent borers overwintering.
Well drained preferred. Quite tolerant of a wide range of soils.
Average water needs. Water regularly, do not overwater
Collection includes: Paprika Fono's Iris, Sordid Lives Iris, Color Strokes Iris
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When will my order ship?
Orders for in-stock seeds, general merchandise and gift certificates are typically shipped within 5 business days.
Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country during the shipping time frames outlined below:
*Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship most plant items July through August.
|2018 Fall Shipping Schedule
|1A - 5B
||8/13/18 - 11/2/18
||8/13/18 - 11/2/18
||8/13/18 - 11/16/18
||8/20/18 - 11/16/18
|Last Order Date
||Zones 1-6: 10/29/18
Zones 7-10: 11/12/18