Siberian iris

Iris sibirica 'Perry's Blue'

Siberian iris - Iris sibirica  'Perry's Blue'

Common Name: Siberian iris
Genus: Iris
Species: sibirica
Cultivar: 'Perry's Blue'

Category: Bulbs, Corms, Tubers & Rhizomatous Plants
Growth Rate: Average
Features: Has interesting foliage

Hardiness: HardyHeight: 0.85 m (85 cm)
Sun/Shade: Full sun or Partial shadeSpread: 0.50 m (50 cm)

Foliage Type: EvergreenFlower Colour: Blue, White
Foliage Colour: Green, Grey/SilverFlowering Period: May & June

Soil Type: Normal/Loam or Sandy/Light
Soil Moisture: Dry, well drained or Moist, but well drained



    Ravishing sky blue flowers with white markings in May and June and slender grey-green strap-shaped leaves. This lovely Sibirian iris is perfect for planting at a sunny waterside on well-drained neutral to slightly acid soil. Ideal for providing all-year vertical interest and looks stunning planted in bold clumps.
  • Garden care: Plant shallowly with the upper part of the rhizome sitting on the surface of the soil incorporating a low nitrogen fertiliser in the planting hole. After planting, remove the upper-most third of the leaves to minimise the incidence of wind-rock. In exposed areas stake with bamboo canes in early spring.


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