Danfordiae - Iris Reticulata
Cheery yellow species of iris from Turkey (early flowering).
Iris danfordiae:(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: Zone 1, 2 (refer to Climate Map)
Product Type: Iris Reticulata
Product code: DAN
Scientific Name: Iris danfordiae
Supplied as: Dry Bulbs
Water Wise: Yes
Planting Time: Mar;Apr;May
End Use: Pots;Rockery;Naturalising
Frost Hardy: Yes