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Dutch Iris 'Miss Saigon'    

Iris x hollandica

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Miss Saigon is a variety of Dutch Iris which is a member of the Iris family. Its botanical name is Iris x hollandica 'Miss Saigon'. Blooms normally display as a colour very similar to   Blue and   Dark pastel purple and   Naples yellow.

Miss Saigon is a wonderful cultivar of Dutch Iris that are perfect for easter bouquets. Really easy to grow and great for attracting butterflies.

This variety is a Flower that typically grows as an Perennial, which is defined as a plant that matures and completes its lifecycle over the course of three years or more. Miss Saigon normally reaches to a mature height of 1.65 feet (50.81 cm). This variety tends to bloom in early summer.

Miss Saigon Dutch Iris is normally quite a low maintenance plant and is normally very easy to grow - great for beginner gardeners!

This variety plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Miss Saigon have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow Miss Saigon

  • Full Sun

  • Low

  • Dutch Iris prefers well-drained soil.
  • Blooms are generally triggered by cool nighttime temperatures.
  • Every few years dig up your bulbs and separate them – once planted, your bulb count will grow greatly year after year.
Try to plant in a location that enjoys full sun and remember to apply water fairly sparingly. Miss Saigon is generally regarded as a hardy plant, so this plant will survive close to or on freezing temperatures. The USDA Hardiness Zones typically associated with Miss Saigon are Zone 8 and Zone 11.

Growing Miss Saigon from seed

Sow Miss Saigon with the pointed side up, and try to plant in groupings.

Try to aim for a seed spacing of at least 3.12 inches (8.0 cm) and sow at a depth of around 1.95 inches (5.0 cm).

Transplanting Miss Saigon

Miss Saigon is hardy, so ensure you wait until all danger of frost has passed in your area before considering planting outside.

Harvesting Miss Saigon

Misspellings of Dutch Iris 'Miss Saigon'

Mrs Saigon

Footnotes

info from cultivators package