Solid broad , plum-purple petals with a yellow and white blotch, less leafy at flowering time, gloriously scented. RHS Award of Garden Merit 1993.
Flowering early February / March. Ht 15cm. Sun or part shade. Any well drained soil. Iris reticulata is native to Iran and Iraq where it grows in alpine meadows and open scrubby woodland. Iris reticulata will grow in any soil and is happy in both full sun or part shade. It is ideal in stone sinks, raised beds or pots on windowsills, where its exquisitely shaped flowers can be admired close up. Looks best planted in large groups. Top dress with bonemeal each autumn. If in pots don’t allow to completely dry out in the summer months.
We aim to dispatch majority of orders within 5-7 working days
There are EXCEPTIONS during busy periods – please click here to find out about current dispatch times
Some plants are seasonal and only dispatched at certain times of the year. Including Pelargoniums, Auriculas and Irises click here for more details
Bareroot plants can take between 7-10 days before dispatch.
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.
Sometimes it is necessary to ‘cut back’ your plants for the good of the plants and to insure safe packing and arrival of your order. We only do this to herbaceous perennials that will rejuvenate stronger from the base.
If there are any problems with your order you will contacted via email or phone to discuss the order
Potted plants ordered for collection from the nursery can be ready 4 working days after the order has been placed.
Bareroot plants ordered for collection from the nursery can be ready 10 working days after the order has been placed
Collections can be picked up any day by appointment except Sunday.
Please specify which date you will be collecting on in the 'order notes' box at the checkout.