J S Dijt - Iris Reticulata
Lovely purple with white and yellow throat (early flowering).
Iris Reticulata:(Zones 1,2) - Also see general bulb growing instructions
This dwarf bulbous iris enjoys a wet winter and spring. They do not need much winter chilling, and so are easily grown in Australia= 's warmer climates. They will multiply rapidly if the winter and spring temperatures are relatively low. This variety looks wonderful in small pots. Plant 5cm deep and 5-10cm apart. Flowers early spring.
Aspect: Half Sun
Growing Zones: Zones 1, 2 (refer to Climate Map)
Product Type: Iris Reticulata
Product code: JSD
Scientific Name: Iris reticulata
Supplied as: Dry Bulbs
Water Wise: Yes
Colour: Purple, White, Yellow
Planting Time: Mar;Apr;May
End Use: Pots;Rockery;Naturalising
Frost Hardy: Yes