Black Gamecock Louisiana Iris
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We ship this item in Fall.
LightSun to Part Shade
Zone4 to 10
Bloom TimeEarly to Midsummer
Soil RequirementWell drained preferred. Quite tolerant of a wide range of soils.
We'll carefully pack and ship your order at the proper planting time for your hardiness zone.
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DescriptionProlong the iris growing season with this intriguing beauty. Deep purple to black blooms grow 4–6" wide and flaunt their unique form wherever they are planted. Vigorous and easy to grow, this award winner likes to get its feet wet, but performs equally well in average soil. Iris louisiana
- Botanical NameIris louisiana 'Black Gamecock'
- Hardiness Zone4 to 10
- Flowering TimeEarly to midsummer (late flowering season)
- Light RequirementsFull Sun, Partial Shade
- Flower ColorVery deep purple, almost black
- Flower Form4-6" typical Iris-like flowers
- Foliage TypeEvergreen, long sword-like
- Growth RateMedium
- Spread16 - 20 inches
- Planting InstructionsSet rhizome so bottom half is below ground level. Firm well and water thoroughly. Plant where they will get at least 5 hours of sun per day.
- Soil RequirementsWell drained preferred. Quite tolerant of a wide range of soils.
- Will TolerateAcidic Soil, Clay Soil, Loamy Soil, Sandy Soil
- PruningLet foliage die down naturally so nutrients can store up for next season's blooms.
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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 delivery your orders via the USPS or FedEx. 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.
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We will pack and ship your order based on the following schedule.
Please note that we cannot ship outside the 48 contiguous states.
Zones Shipping Dates 1AB - 7A 8/15/18 - 10/28/18 7B - 13B 8/22/18 - 10/28/18 Last Order Date 10/17/2018
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Zones Shipping Dates 1AB - 5AB 8/15/18 - 12/16/18 6AB - 7AB 8/22/18 - 12/16/18 8AB - 13AB 8/29/18 - 12/16/18 Last Order Date 12/12/2018
Zones Shipping Dates 1AB - 13B 9/6/18 - 12/16/18 Last Order Date 12/12/2018
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