Iris siberica 'Unbuttoned Zippers' (Peacock Butterfly Series)

Siberica types are incredibly easy to grow, excellent for naturalising and good for cutting. More
1 x 9cm pot 511923-1 £5.95 Delivery late April
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3 x 9cm pots 511923-3 £15.95 Delivery late April
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Siberica types are incredibly easy to grow, excellent for naturalising and good for cutting. This one has beautiful, exotic looking flowers in mauve and gold, like a watercolour painting of a stormy sky.

Genus Iris
Group/Species sibirica (Peacock Butterfly Series)
Variety Unbuttoned Zippers
Type Perennial
Common Name Siberian Flag
Border Position Border (Middle)
Bulb Size I
Soil Type Broad Tolerance
Scent Fragrant
Site Full Sun
Moisture Moist but Well-drained
Height 75cm (30in)
Spacing 45cm (18in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Plant in any good garden soil that is preferably moist but not waterlogged. In drier soils, dig in well-rotted organic matter before planting, then apply as a mulch each spring.
Care Tips Remove any dying foliage in autumn, old flower stems can be cut down after flowering
Flowering May - July
Harvesting Flower production: 2-3 months
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.

Delivery

Plant Delivery - When in stock, please allow up to 4-6 weeks for despatch. For fruit & veg bare roots/crowns or potatoes, please allow up to 2 weeks for despatch.

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Iris siberica 'Unbuttoned Zippers' (Peacock Butterfly Series) reviews

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Reviewed 19th December 2020 by Valerie

Service excellent and will certainly use again