Botanical name: Iris innominata Family: Iridaceae Plant type: Rhizomes Plant size: 15x15cm Depth & spacing: Plant with the crown at the soil surface and 15-20cm apart. Watering: Keep well watered whilst actively growing. Frost tolerances: Hardy. Flowering time: Late Spring to early Summer Preferred soil: Rich and well drained. Preferred aspect: Full sun is ideal but in warm areas they can be grown in part shade quite successfully. Ideal climates: Temperate to cool. Pruning: Tidy up after flowering. Fertilising: Feed annually with a general purpose fertiliser such as Blood & Bone or pellets of chook manure in early Spring.
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