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Iris Germanica

Iris Batik growing at Sensible Gardening and Living

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 ‘Rock Star’   Pros: multiple color choices, hardy,…

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Dwarf German Iris

Dwarf Iris are Short and Stunning with Sensible Gardening.

The first iris to open are always the dwarf varieties. Low to the ground they are excellent for rock gardens, scree beds and borders. Such undemanding plants, cold hardy, drought tolerant and deer resistant. Perfect for my conditions. If you like to collect plants you can certainly have a fun time with iris. There are so many different cultivars to…

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