Iris Germanica

Probably better know as German Iris or Tall Bearded Iris. A great garden plant that is easy care and reliable. These Iris grow from around 2 feet up to 4 feet tall. Blooming in late spring they put on a spectacular show in a rainbow of colors and combinations.

Iris ‘Batik’

Iris Batik / Sensible Gardening and Living
Iris Batik / Sensible Gardening and Living

Iris ‘Rock Star’

 

Iris 'Rock Star' Sensible Gardening and Living
Iris ‘Rock Star’ Sensible Gardening and Living

Pros: multiple color choices, hardy, drought tolerant, easy care, deer resistant, spectacular blooms, attractive foliage

Cons: require division every 3 to 4 years, will not tolerate wet soil, fairly short bloom season, difficult to germinate from seed

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