The Dwarf Iris (Iris Reticulata), also known as the mini iris, is a beautiful addition to early-season landscapes. Plant a mixed variety of these mini irises, and in late winter, you will be captivated by the brilliant display of color. Dwarf Irises are the perfect way to accent your garden with beautiful blooms. Shop K. van Bourgondien's selection of the best Dwarf Iris bulbs to find the perfect flowers for your needs.
Discover the Enchanting Beauty of Dwarf Irises
These miniature Iris are perfect for adding much-needed color to front borders, under deciduous trees, or as a colorful mixed bed planting, these beauties give the entire area a taste of the warm spring days to come. Plant Dwarf Iris in groups of three or more for lush displays that really draw all eyes to your property. Try mixing all the colors together for a kaleidoscopic effect from late winter to early spring.
Planting Dwarf Iris
Plant Dwarf Iris in well-drained soil in full sun. Space the bulbs 3-4" apart and 2" deep in clumps of 4-6. Water well during their growth period. Mulch lightly over the winter for protection. Leave the mini Iris bulbs undisturbed after the foliage dies back. Iris reticulata blooms February-March, and Iris danfordiae blooms late January-early February. They are hardy in zones 4-9.