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'
Sun Exposure:Full Sun, Partial Shade
Spread:18 - 24 inches
Spacing:15 - 18 inches
Flowering Date:Mid spring, re-blooms late summer to early fall
Winter Care:Mulch in colder climates and remove in early spring before growth starts.
Flower Form:5" flowers are fan-shaped, with three drooping petals called falls and three upright petals called standards.
Foliage Type:Glaucous-green, sword-like fans of stiff upright leaves with some dying back in colder climates in winter.
Pruning:Remove spent flower stems after blooming. In late fall, cut back foliage to 6" fans. Clean plant debris before winter to prevent borers overwintering.
Soil Requirement:Well drained preferred. Quite tolerant of a wide range of soils.
Watering Requirement:Average water needs. Water regularly, do not overwater