Iris 'Dusky Challenger'

Iris 'Dusky Challenger'
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Large, shiny, ruffled, deepest purple flowers carried on strong stems with blue-black beards and a heavy, sharp scent reminiscent of hot chocolate. Mid to late season.
Bare Root (£6.50)?
Delivered in 7 - 10 days?
£6.50  each OR £18.60 for three

Flower attributes

Colour: Purple

Flowers: Midseason


Soil: Well-drained

Planting position: Sun

Height x spread: 99cm x 45cm


Rabbit Resistant


Suitable for cutting

Care advice

Bearded irises need to be planted with the rhizome, or root, just above the soil. This is because the rhizome needs to be baked by the sun in order to form flowers. Make sure that there is not too much competition from surrounding plants and remove any weeds.