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Common Name

IRIS sibirica

Eric The Red

Plum purple flowers with burgundy Flowers early season. June-July. Sheathes of grassy leaves. Ht. 85cm. Sp. 60cm. Bog, moist soil or dry soil once established. Lime tolerant. Part shade or sun.


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Plant Details: IRIS sibirica Eric The Red

Plant: IRIS

Species: sibirica

Variety: Eric The Red

Common name: Siberian Iris

Family: Iridaceae

Origin: Turkey

Flower colour: Red

Flower month: Jun, Jul

Foliage colour: Green

Hardy: Hardy

Soil type: Any soil

Aspect: Part Shade, Sun

Evergreen: Deciduous

Height: 90

Spread: 60

Flower type: Single

Flower attribute: Elegant

Leaf colour: Green

Self: NO

Naturalising: YES

Winter grow conditions: O

Compost: P

Year of introduction: YES

Web rating: Michael Loftus rating 9/10

Special uses: Deer Proof, Rabbit Proof, Marine

Pot Size: Bareroot

Mail Order Details

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