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Iris reticulata 'Katharine Hodgkin'

The most delicate of all the early miniature iris which I love for pots on the doorstep to cheer me up and remind me spring is coming. They flower in February and March.
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15 bulbs

30 bulbs

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Direct Sow/ Plant Out
Flowers/ Harvest

Details:

Type
Perennial
Position
Ground Cover (Scattered)
Soil
Neutral - Alkaline
Flowers
February - March
Height
15cm (6in)
Group/Species
reticulata
Common name
Netted Iris
Moisture
Well-drained
Aspect
Full Sun
Spread
Plant 5cm (2in) apart
Cultivation
Dwarf iris grow best in poor well-drained, neutral or slightly alkaline soil.

Description

The most delicate of all the early miniature iris which I love for pots on the doorstep to cheer me up and remind me spring is coming. They flower in February and March.

Care Tips

A warm sight with good drainage is a must alternativley force on a sunny windowsill and they will flower in late winter.