Iris reticulata mixed
An early mix of purples and blues
Tiny but tough Iris reticulata in a mixture of blues and purples.
Light: full sun
Soil: well drained sand, clay, loam, chalk, moderately fertile
Bulb size: 5cm+
A hardy, long flowered iris that can be planted at the front of the border, en masse or in a pot where its fragrance can be savoured.
Care: plant 5cm deep in autumn, keep moist when growing and drier when dormant. Add grit to wet or heavy soils.