Cool-blue tones are made twice as lovely with the iris in this collection. These three varieties produce beautiful bicolor blooms in spring, and then show them off again in late summer. This value-priced collection helps you save.
Iris germanica various
Sun Exposure:Full Sun, Partial Shade
Height/Habit:35 - 39 inches
Spread:18 - 24 inches
Spacing:18 - 24 inches
Flowering Date:Early-midseason, all rebloom.
Planting Instructions:Set rhizomes so bottom 1/2 is below ground-level, firm well and water thoroughly. In sandy soil, they should be planted 1-2" deep.
Winter Care:None, except to mulch in colder climates the first winter.
Flower Form:Typical iris-like in various shades of blue.
Foliage Type:Glaucous-green, sword-like fans of stiff upright leaves.
Pruning:Remove spent flower stems after flowering. Cut back foliage to 6" leaf fans in late fall. Late fall/early winter.
Soil Requirement:Well drained preferred. Quite tolerant of a wide range of soils although.
Watering Requirement:Average, do not overwater.
Restricted States:AE AK GU HI PR
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*Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship most plant items July through August.