Intermediate rebloomer perfect for borders! Vivid yellow standards blushed with red; yellow falls with a rusty dotted edge.
How do you improve upon the picture-perfect bearded iris? With these fabulous varieties that bloom and then rebloom! Quite hardy, they are resistant to drought, disease, and insects. Enjoy their first bloom in spring and a dazzling encore show August to October.
Hardiness Zones 4-9
Mature Height 18 inches
Bloom Time Mid spring, reblooming in late summer-fall
Light Requirements Full Sun, Half Sun / Half Shade
Glaucous-green, sword-like fans of stiff upright leaves.
Mature Spread :
18 - 24 inches
Planting Instructions :
Set rhizomes so bottom half is below ground level. In sandy soil they can be planted 1-2" deep. Firm and water thoroughly. Plant where they will get at least 5 hours of sun per day.
Soil Moisture :
Prefers well drained swoil, but is tolerant of a wide range of soils.
Will Tolerate :
Acidic Soil, Clay Soil, Loamy Soil, Sandy Soil
Pruning Instructions :
Prompt removal of spent flower stems will promote the reblooming for later in the season. Cut the foliage back to 6" fans in the late fall. Clean up plant debris to prevent borers from over wintering. After flowering and late fall/early winter
Winter Care :
Mulch in colder climates and remove in early spring before growth starts.
Planting Depth :
Set rhizomes so bottom half is below ground level
Watering Requirements :
Normally not needed. Water when soil is dried out.
Fertilization Requirements :
Once or twice a year. In spring and summer.
K. van Bourgondien times its shipments from Holland so that bulbs arrive at the proper planting time
climatic conditions) for each area of North America.
We take advance reservations, and then just as soon as the crops are
harvested, our staff of K.
van Bourgondien experts makes an on-the-spot selection of the finest bulbs available to fill those
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