Iris 'Thornbird'

Iris 'Thornbird'
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A mixture of ecru and tan with long purple and gold beards. Excellent well-branched stems. Dykes Medal Winner USA 1997. Mid season.
Bare Root (£11.00)?
Delivered in September/October?
£11.00  each

Flower attributes

Colour: Brown

Flowers: Midseason


Soil: Well-drained

Planting position: Sun

Height x spread: 89cm 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.