Hollywood Nights Bearded Iris

Iris germanica 'Hollywood Nights'

SKU
01537
This beauty produces deep purple-black flowers with faint white speckling surrounding the beards. Seductively fragrant, heavily ruffled blooms appear in mid spring. Attracts hummingbirds and butterflies to the garden. Extraordinary and long-lasting addition to flower arrangements. Ideal used near pools and water gardens. Deer resistant. Herbaceous perennial.
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Water regularly, when top 3 in. of soil is dry.

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Botanical PronunciationEYE-ris jer-MAN-ih-kuh
Average Size at MaturityModerate growing; reaches 32 in. tall, 12 to 22 in. wide.
Bloom TimeSpring
Deciduous/ EvergreenHerbaceous
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Fragrant, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorPurple
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleCottage, Mediterranean, Rustic
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseBorder, Container, Mass Planting, Rock Garden, Specimen, Woodland Garden, Cutting Garden
Soil NeedsFlower & Rose Food
Special FeatureAttracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Clump Forming, Easy Care, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Waterwise
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsWater regularly, when top 3 in. of soil is dry.
Companion PlantsPeony (Paeonia); Creeping Phlox (Phlox); Forsythia (Forsythia); Coral Bells (Heuchera); Garden Mum (Chrysanthemum)

Provide enriched, humusy, moisture-retentive soil. Maintain evenly moist soil in first growing season to establish root system. Once established, tolerates soggy soils and standing water in growing season; reduce soil moisture in winter to prevent root rot. Remove faded foliage before new leaves emerge. Divide every 2 to 3 years in early spring.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-9

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