Best Bet Bearded Iris

Iris germanica 'Best Bet'

SKU
02942
Large fragrant blooms have delicate wisteria blue standards and clear hyacinth blue falls. A classic addition to perennial borders, cottage gardens. Large flowers add a bold yet delicate element to arrangements. Herbaceous.
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Water regularly, when top 3 in. of soil is dry.

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Average Size at MaturityForms a clump 16 to 18 in. wide with flower stems reaching 30 to 40 in. high.
Bloom TimeSpring and fall
Deciduous/ EvergreenHerbaceous
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Fragrant, Repeat Flowering, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorBlue
Foliage ColorGray-green
Garden StyleCottage
Growth HabitClumping
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseRock Garden, Cutting Garden
Light NeedsFull sun
Soil NeedsFlower & Rose Food
Special FeatureAttracts Butterflies, Clump Forming
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsWater regularly, when top 3 in. of soil is dry.

Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. For a neat appearance, remove old foliage before new leaves emerge. Divide clumps every 2 to 3 years in early spring.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 3-9

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