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Iris pumila 'Purple Paws'
Common Name: Standard Dwarf Bearded Iris
This selections standards are a buttery yellow, speckled with a sprinkle of red-violet. The top of the falls begin with a heavy wash of red-violet, which fade to a light yellow. Blooms very early in the season. Drought tolerant once established. Dwarf bearded Iris are also often described as Iris pumila. Drought resistant.
Standard Dwarf Bearded types are vibrant and beautiful in the front of the border. Plants form a clump of green sword-shaped leaves, blooming in late spring. Choose a sunny position, with a well-drained, loamy soil. Bearded Iris are heavy feeders, so plan to fertilize in early spring, and again in late summer. Plants should be divided every 3 to 4 years, in August.
Size: 2.5" Potted Plant
Hardy zone: 2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9
Light Requirements: Full Sun - Partial Sun
Attributes: Early Spring Color, Good Cut Flower
Brand Hong Quat Packging
Calo 36 Calo
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