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Kissed By the Sun Iris
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Kissed By the Sun Iris

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NEW! Plant a Rainbow in Your Garden

Bouncy, ruffled flowers show their sunny faces mid to late season. White standards and daffodil yellow falls.

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 (-30 degrees F)
Height: 38"
Shade Requirement: Full Sun/Partial Shade
Germination: 7-10 days

Kissed By the Sun Iris
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Kissed By the Sun Iris Product Details

Botanical Name: Iris germanica 'Kissed by the Sun'

Height: 38"

Spacing: 12 - 24"

Depth: Set rhizome so bottom half is below ground level. Firm well and water thoroughly.

Spread: 12 - 24"

Sun/Shade: Full Sun/Partial Shade

Yield: 20 lbs./ 100 foot row

Color: Pristine white standars and deep daffodil-yellow falls.

Foliage: Glaucous-green, sword like fans of stiff upright leaves with some dying back in colder climates in winter.

Blooms: Mid to late iris season, 2-3 weeks.

Days To Maturity: 68 days

Form: Rhizomatous perennial

Flower Form: Classic iris form with exuberant ruffles and broad, perfectly formed falls.

Soil Requirements: Prefers well drained soil but is tolerant of a wide range of soils.

Growth Rate: Fast once established which takes approximately 4-6 weeks.

Seed Count: about 225 seeds per pkt., 1/2 lb is about 680

Pruning: After flowering and late fall to early winter.

Size: long pods 4 1/2" with average 8 peas per pod

Comments: Huge blooms reach as tall as 7 inches, making an impressive show in the garden! Very much in the modern style, with big, bouncy ruffles, full, rounded form, and wide-spreading falls that make them most of their color. Standards are clean white, falls are sunny yellow and the combination really sings in any planting.

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