Iris Au Sommet
A beautiful summer flowering Iris in shades of pale copper and light purple. Foliage will die down in autumn and it is hardy.
Month Available: May
Evergreen / Deciduous: Deciduous
Flower Colour: Purple
Suitable For Wildlife: None
Soil Type: Well-drained
Sun/Shade: Full sun
Season of Interest: Summer
Plant Type: Perennial
Main Attribute: Summer flowering
Height / Spread: 115cm x 30cm (46in x 12in)
Iris can be divided in spring time. Simply lift the plant, split with a trowel or spade and divide into clumps. You can then re-plant in different areas of your garden.
Where to Plant: Patio pots
Pests and Diseases: Slugs, snails.
Plant Care: In late autumn, cut off old leaves.
Care and Time: Low - spring
Warning: Harmful if eaten.
Benefits: These sibirica types of iris will benefit from a mulch of humus rich compost every year. Doing this will encourage more flowers.
History: Iris Cranberry Swirl is a type of Bearded Iris, ideal for mixed garden borders.
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