Fiery Temper Bearded Iris
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Zone4 to 9
Bloom TimeMid to Late Summer
Soil RequirementWell drained preferred. Quite tolerant of a wide range of soils.
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DescriptionGorgeous Colour Combination!
Rose-plum standards rise above deep velvety burgundy falls, all set off by the unexpected orange beards. Disease-resistant foliage, strong stems and vigorous growth habit complete the award-winning characteristics.
Enjoy the distinct look of these bicolour irises, created by their light- to medium-hued standards and deeper-coloured, contrasting falls. Pair with solid-coloured varieties for a stunning effect. Iris germanica
- Botanical NameIris germanica 'Fiery Temper'
- Hardiness Zone4 to 9
- Flowering TimeMid to late spring
- Light RequirementsFull Sun, Partial Shade
- Flower ColorRose plum standard above deep velvety burgundy falls
- Flower FormFlowers are fan-shaped, with three drooping petals called falls and three upright petals called standards.
- Foliage TypeGlaucous-green, sword-like fans of stiff upright leaves with some dying back in colder climates in winter.
- Growth RateMedium
- Spread15 - 18 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 TolerateClay Soil, Loamy Soil, Sandy Soil
- PruningRemove spent flower stems after blooming. In late fall; cut back foliage to 15 cm fans. Clean plant debris before winter to prevent borers overwintering.
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Zones Shipping Dates 1AB - 7A 8/15/17 - 10/28/17 7B - 13B 8/22/17 - 10/28/17 Last Order Date 10/17/17
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Zones Shipping Dates 1AB - 5AB 8/15/17 - 12/16/17 6AB - 7AB 8/22/17 - 12/16/17 8AB - 13AB 8/29/17 - 12/16/17 Last Order Date 12/12/17
Zones Shipping Dates 1AB - 13B 9/6/17 - 12/16/17 Last Order Date 12/12/17
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