Iris reticulata 'Purple Hill'

Perfect for pots and with a good scent. Grow this in a container by your doorstep for early-spring cheer. More
20 bulbs 261441-20 £5.95

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Perfect for pots and with a good scent, this miniature iris has deep purple flowers with a brilliant yellow blotch. Grow it in a container by your doorstep for early-spring cheer.

Genus Iris
Group/Species reticulata
Variety Purple Hill
Type Perennial
Border Position Container Garden
Bulb Size 6/+

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Soil Type Neutral - Alkaline
Scent Scented
Site Full Sun
Moisture Well-drained
Height 15cm (6in)
Spacing Spread of 10cm (4in). Plant 5cm (2in) apart with leaves and buds facing to get maximum sunlight.
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Dwarf iris grow best in poor well-drained, neutral or slightly alkaline soil.
Care Tips A warm sight with good drainage is a must alternativley force on a sunny windowsill and they will flower in late winter.
Flowering February - March
Vase Life Stand in deep water after cutting. Remove fading flowers and buds will continue to emerge.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
  • Sow Under Cover/Plant Indoors
  • Direct Sow/Plant Outdoors
  • Flowers/Harvest
Advice
How to plant and grow iris

Iris start off a long bulb flower succession at Perch Hill. They're beautiful and successful in pots, borders, or in grass.

Forcing bulbs indoors

Learn how to force bulbs indoors for lovely winter and early spring displays.

Delivery

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Iris reticulata 'Purple Hill' reviews

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Reviewed 26th December 2020 by Joan

hopefully will make a good display in Spring