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Copper Classic Iris
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Copper Classic Iris

FREE $25 Off Any Order Of $50 Or More!

NEW! Plant a Rainbow in Your Garden

Unique coloration of copper-orange with tangerine beard.

The large, showy blooms of German Irises come in a stunning assortment of color combinations—all guaranteed to bring bright beauty to your spring time garden and cut-flower arrangements. Sword-like fans of foliage remain attractive all season. Carefree plants grow 28-38 in. tall in full sun or partial shade. Must be planted in fall for spring blooming. Bareroot. Zones 4-9.

Zones: 4-9 (-20 degrees F)
Height: 34-36"
Shade Requirement: Partial shade to full sun

Copper Classic Iris
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Copper Classic Iris Product Details

Botanical Name: Iris germanica 'Copper Classic'; Family iridaceae (iris family

Height: 34-36"

Spacing: 18-24"

Depth: Dig a shalow hole 2-4" deep and twice as wide as the rhizome. Place the rhizome on a small mound in the middle of this hole and spread the roots. Fill the hole with soil, but only partially cover the rhizome. Water thoroughly

Spread: 18-24"

Sun/Shade: Partial shade to full sun

Color: Copper-orange, "toasted melon" color w/tangerine beard; unique coloration

Foliage: Fans of long sword-like gray green blades

Blooms: Mid to late spring for 2-3 weeks

Form: Rhizomoatous perennial

Flower Form: Slight, ruffling; typical iris-like

Soil Requirements: Well-drained; quite tolerant of a wide range of soils

Growth Rate: Fast once established

Pruning: Cut back foliage to 6" fans in late fall. clean plant debris before winter to prevent borers from overwintering. Prune late fall to early winter

Comments: In colder climates, mulch for the first winter to prevent heaving of plants from alternate freezing and thawing weather. Shipped in the fall. Flowers are fragrant.

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