From Marianna Counter 27 Aug 2013.
‘Brussels’ (Thomas Johnson, registered 2003). Seedling T169D. TB, height 36" (91 cm), mid season bloom. Standards medium dark blue, darkest at base, darker texture veining; style arms medium dark blue; falls icy blue white, greenish texture veining; beards white; heavily ruffled; slight sweet fragrance. ‘Crowned Heads’ X Q25A: (‘Passion Flower’ x ‘Goldkist’). Mid-America 2004. HM 2006. AM 2008
This planting is in the Southside garden .
Gift from marianna
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Try for a seed spacing of at approx. 1.19 inches (3.05 cm) and sow at a depth of around 0.99 inches (2.55 cm) if planning to sow direct.
Iris 'Brussels' can grow to a height of approximately 2.27 feet (that's 70.0 cm in metric) so ensure you have enough space in your garden for this plant.
Your garden has full sun light, which is a great match for Iris 'Brussels'.
Remember to water moderately.
Your garden's USDA Hardiness Zone (6b) is within the ideal range for Iris 'Brussels'. The recommended range is between Zone 3 and 9.
A soil ph of between 6.1 and 7.8 is ideal for Iris 'Brussels' as it does best in acidic to alkaline soil so test your soil acidity often.
More information about Iris Brussels TB is available in the Folia gardener's wiki. All Iris Brussels TB Care Instructions have been kindly provided by our members.
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