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Iris germanica Purple Night Sky

Iris germanica Purple Night Sky

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This spectacular germanica Iris will tower over your garden with deep purple exotic, orchid-like blooms. A jew... read more

This spectacular germanica Iris will tower over your garden with deep purple exotic, orchid-like blooms. A jewel forgotten and then found again in your summer garden, this extremely showy variety is unique and will be the envy of your neighbors. Specially chosen and prized for their rarity.

Cutflowers Fragrant


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Iris germanica Purple Night Sky - 1 plant

Iris germanica Purple Night Sky - 1 plant B05550 - Purple Night Sky

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Iris germanica Purple Night Sky - 3 plants

Iris germanica Purple Night Sky - 3 plants B01163 - Purple Night Sky x 3

  • 3 plants ( $3.32 per piece)
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Iris germanica Purple Night Sky

This spectacular germanica Iris will tower over your garden with deep purple exotic, orchid-like blooms. A jewel forgotten and then found again in your summer garden, this extremely showy variety is unique and will be the envy of your neighbors. Specially chosen and prized for their rarity.

Details Iris germanica Purple Night Sky

  • Cutflowers
  • Fragrant
  • Blooms: June - July
  • Flower colour: blue
  • Full grown: 2 Years
  • Full grown height: 30 - 40''
  • Plant spacing: 10''
  • Hardiness: 5 Fahrenheit
  • harmful if eaten
  • Well drained

How to take care of Purple Night Sky

Do not be alarmed by the dryness. Iris Rhizomes hate to be wet; it will not affect performance. Don’t worry about old spent dead roots; fresh ones will replace them. Plant Purple Night Sky in a sunny position in well-drained moisture retentive soil! Pay attention to drainage in heavy clay soils, it's better to plant in raised beds.

Dig a shallow hole approx. 10 inches (25cm) in diameter or more and 4 inches (10cm) deep. Make a ridge of soil down the middle and place the rhizome on the ridge, spreading roots down both sides. Fill the hole with soil and firm it gently.

Cover the roots and rhizome with dirt, but don’t bury deeply. Bearded irises have rhizomes (fleshy roots) that should be partially exposed, or thinly covered with soil in hot climates. Water deeply during periods of drought! Apply fertilizer and a thin layer of compost around the base of plants each spring and again after blooming.

To encourage a second bloom, cut flower stalks to the ground after the leaves have turned yellow. Attention: Flowering may take one extra season, as Purple Night Sky need to get settled. Divide rhizomes every 3-5 years in late summer.

Replant immediately. We recommend protecting newly planted Iris especially in areas with harsh winters but once established if you cover iris your chance of soft rot increases. Irises need to breathe.

Customer reviews

Belle B.

Customer service very good when I contacted them and the plant was sturdy and healthy. I would order again from this company

      Excellent
01-02-2019

Diana K.

 Plants arrived in good condition, appears handled with care from supplier and by delivery company. Very satisfied with service and goods.

     Good
27-01-2019

Anonymous

Excellent delivery, lovely healthy plants and very well packed. Exactly as ordered, thank you for great service and plants..

      Excellent
20-01-2019

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