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Livin' Easy Bearded Iris


  • 74849
  • 1 per package
  • Price$9.99 Old Price $19.99

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We ship this item in Fall.

  • Size

    #1 Rhizome
  • Zone

    4 to 9
  • Bloom Time

    Midseason to late flowering.
  • Height

    35"
  • Soil Requirement

    Well drained preferred. Quite tolerant of a wide range of soils.
  • Deer Resistant

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

Item 74849 cannot ship to: AE AK GU HI PR


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Description

Large 5" flowers have a nice ruffling and a slight fragrance. Icy-white standards are flushed violet up the midrib, and violet falls are paler near the orange beards.

Marvel at these darling bicolour bloomers that are renown for the contrasting hues of their standards and falls. Each bold and flashy combination will surely draw attention to your garden or landscape. Savour the disparities among these uncommon colour combinations. Vive la différence!

Details

  • Botanical NameIris germanica 'Livin' Easy'
  • FormPerennial
  • Hardiness Zone4 to 9
  • Flowering TimeMidseason to late flowering. (Mid to late spring)
  • Light RequirementsFull Sun, Partial Shade
  • Flower ColorStandards are icy white, flushed violet up midrib. Lilac tinted falls are paler around the orange beards.
  • Flower Form5" flowers 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
  • Height/Habit35"
  • Spread24 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
  • PruningRemove spent flower stems after blooming. In late fall; cut back foliage to 6" fans. Clean plant debris before winter to prevent borers overwintering.

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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 delivery 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 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.

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

  • Iris
    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
  • Bulbs from Holland
    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
  • Bareroot Perennials
    Zones Shipping Dates
    1AB - 13B 9/6/18 - 12/16/18
    Last Order Date 12/12/2018
  • Shipping & Handling Charges
    Total Order Add
    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
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