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Alida Dwarf Iris


  • 78395
  • 12 per package
  • Price$9.99 Old Price $19.99

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We ship this item in Fall.

  • Light

    Full Sun, Partial Shade
  • Size

    5–6 cm
  • Zone

    5-8
  • Bloom Time

    Late winter to early spring
  • Height

    4 - 6 inches
  • Soil Requirement

    Well drained
  • Deer Resistant

We'll carefully pack and ship your order at the proper planting time for your hardiness zone.

Item 78395 cannot ship to: AE AK GU HI PR


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Alida Dwarf Iris
Description:

Spectacular when planted en masse.
Though small in stature, this iris is long on beauty—and vigour. Its petite, 2" blooms of cornf lower blue have striking, butteryellow and white markings down the centre of each fall. The flowers stand out beautifully against the plant's green, grasslike leaves. This deer-resistant perennial is a gorgeous addition to any border or patio pot. Take advantage of its excellence as a naturalizer by using it in a mass planting and watch its swath of blooms expand from year to year.Iris reticulata

Details

  • Botanical NameIris reticulata 'Alida'
  • FormPerennial
  • Hardiness Zone5-8
  • Flowering TimeLate winter to early spring
  • Light RequirementsFull Sun, Partial Shade
  • Flower ColorMid blue colored with a contrasting butter-yellow blotches and white markings on every fall.
  • Flower Form2" three large spreading or pendent fall petals, alternating with three erect, smaller, standard petals
  • Foliage TypeSmall, sturdy grass like leaves
  • Growth RateMedium
  • Height/Habit4 - 6 inches
  • Spread2 - 3 inches
  • Planting Instructions2" deep and 2 - 3" apart
  • Soil RequirementsWell drained
  • Will TolerateClay Soil, Loamy Soil, Sandy Soil
  • PruningRemove spent flower stems after blooming.

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Important Shipping Notes:

Upon placing your order you will receive an email confirmation with the details of your order and a shipping estimate. You will also receive an email notification when your order actually ships with an updated arrival estimate. If you have ordered multiple items, you may receive them in more than one shipment. We will send you a separate email confirming each shipment.

At any time after you place your order you can check your order status on our website using your email or the account number found in your order confirmation email.

The type of product you order or the weather in our area or your area may affect the anticipated shipping schedule below.

Based on the contents of your order we always strive to ship your order complete, and as early as possible in the planting season to allow for the best root development once planted.

To promote optimum stress protection in transit and your success in the garden, bareroot perennials are kept in the ground in our nurseries until fully dormant. In the Fall these plants tend to arrive at the later end of the shipping window above.

In all cases, we choose the fastest, most efficient way to deliver your orders via the USPS or FedEx based on your hardiness zone. Large orders may be shipped in more than one package.

Bulb and perennial shipments direct from Holland are harvested in July and August dependent on the season and crop. Once fully inspected and packaged they are shipped direct to you in the most efficient manner to follow the dates above.

Garden hardgoods and Gift Certificates ship with in 4-7 day.

We will pack and ship your order based on the following schedule.

Please note that we cannot ship outside the 48 contiguous states.

FALL Shipping Schedule

  • Bulbs from Holland
    Zones Shipping Dates
    1AB - 7AB 8/12/20 - 12/13/20
    8AB - 10AB 8/26/20 - 12/13/20
    Last Order Date 12/09/2020
  • Bareroot Perennials
    Zones Shipping Dates
    1AB - 10B 9/15/20 - 11/29/20
    Last Order Date 11/25/2020
  • Shipping & Handling Charges
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    Up to $40.00 order $9.95
    $40.01 to $60.00 $12.95
    $60.01 to $80.00 $14.95
    $80.01 to $100.00 $16.95
    $100.01 to over $18.95
See our shipping information page for approximate ship dates and more detailed information. If you have any questions, please call Customer Service at (513) 354-1512 or contact us at service@brecks.com.

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