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   SneIrish's Iris gemanica - Bearded Iris - Linda's Reblooming Orange x 1 Blooming

Plant: Bearded iris (Iris germanica) |

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Linda gave me two good sized fans of her large yellow-orange reblooming Iris. She thinks it is either “Olympic Challenge” from Michigan Bulb or “Disco Music” from Breck’s. This was planted on Sept 1, 2008 in Welcome to the side of the Rhododendron. This photo is from Linda’s garden.


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Bearded iris (543)

Gift from Linda

SneIrish's Iris gemanica - Bearded Iris - Linda's Reblooming Orange Care Instructions

Ensure a rough distance of 1.19 inches (3.05 cm) between seeds when sowing - look to sow at a depth of approximately 0.99 inches (2.55 cm) when sowing directly.

Bearded iris can grow to a height of approximately 2.79 feet (that's 86.0 cm in metric) so ensure you have enough space in your garden for this plant.

Your garden is in partial sun light: Bearded iris enjoys a full sun position, so make adjustments where necessary.

Remember to water moderately.

Your garden's USDA Hardiness Zone (6b) is within the ideal range for Bearded iris. The recommended range is between Zone 3 and 9.

Ensure your soil has a ph of between 6.1 and 7.8 as Bearded iris is a acidic to alkaline soil loving plant.

More information about Iris gemanica - Bearded Iris - Linda's Reblooming Orange is available in the Folia gardener's wiki. All Iris gemanica - Bearded Iris - Linda's Reblooming Orange Care Instructions have been kindly provided by our members.


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