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Iris spuria Grand Illusion

Iris spuria are wonderful easy plants, much more so than bearded Irises but with just as much grandeur. They like a good loam soil or clay and thrive in full sun. Flower July-August and reach over 100cm in height. This week we are offering Iris spuria Grand Illusion as bareroot rhizomes ready to plant. Rich plum standards and falls with a golden yellow haft with beautiful veining. 3 chunky rhizomes for just £20.00 inc postage.


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Plant Details: SPECIAL OFFER Iris spuria Grand Illusion


Variety: Iris spuria Grand Illusion

Family: Iridaceae

Origin: Turkey

Flower colour: Purple, Yellow

Flower month: Apr, May

Flower scent: Sweetly

Foliage colour: Green

Hardy: Hardy

Soil type: Heavy clay tolerant

Aspect: Sun

Evergreen: Deciduous

Height: 100

Spread: 60

Flower type: Single

Flower attribute: Elegant

Flower style: Arch Foliage Habit

Leaf colour: Green

Winter grow conditions: Outside

Compost: Soil Loam Based

Year of introduction: YES

Web rating: Woottens rating 10/10

Special uses: Deer Proof, Rabbit Proof, Marine

Special offer: YES

Pot Size: Bareroot

Mail Order Details

We aim to despatch our container grown stock within 4 working days & 10 days’ for bareroot stock. However there may be a delay on certain plants due to regular changes in availability and plant quality. We only send plants of optimum quality therefore your delivery may be split and plants sent to follow later. Whilst we try and keep our website up to date inevitably during busy period’s plants may sell out.

We advise you contact the nursery regarding availability should you have any concerns. Or Click Here to find out more about our mail order plants.

Collections – For container grown stock we need 4 workings days’ notice before collection & 10 days’ for bareroot stock. You can collect from the nursery on a Wednesday between 9am-4pm or a Saturday between 9am-12noon or on one of our open weekends.