Iris histeroides Katharine Hodgkin

Iris histeroides Katharine Hodgkin

Pale blue with intricate white petal edges marked with yellow centres and blue markings. At 15cm tall, this is quite tall for a dwarf iris. It will produce in late February or early March. 6cm+ bulbs supplied.
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Iris histeroides Katharine HodgkinIris histeroides Katharine Hodgkin
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Iris histeroides Katharine Hodgkin

Flowering Time

  • J
  • F
  • M
  • A
  • M
  • J
  • J
  • A
  • S
  • O
  • N
  • D

Key Product Information

Season Interest Spring
Flower Colour BLUE
Foliage Colour GREEN
Delivery Delivery within 28 days
Season Interest

Spring

Flower Colour

BLUE

Foliage Colour

GREEN

Delivery within 28 days

Plant Size

  • Part Shade
  • Sun
  • Container
  • Cut Flower
  • 10cm
Planting

Plant approx 8-10cm deep.

Soil Type

Well drained, neutral or slightly alkaline soil

Bulbs are to be planted 8cm deep and about 10-12cm apart, in well drained soil. It is often best to try to position then with plenty of access to sun. For best results, plant in September through to November.
Take some care to prevent slugs and snails from attacking the iris once planted. Most Iris can naturalise well if left undisturbed or alternatively bulbs can be lifted and separated in Autumn. After flowering feed with a high potash fertiliser to en courage large bulbs to form.
  • Information
  • Flowering Time

    • J
    • F
    • M
    • A
    • M
    • J
    • J
    • A
    • S
    • O
    • N
    • D

    Key Product Information

    Season Interest Spring
    Flower Colour BLUE
    Foliage Colour GREEN
    Delivery Delivery within 28 days
    Season Interest

    Spring

    Flower Colour

    BLUE

    Foliage Colour

    GREEN

    Delivery

    Delivery within 28 days

    Plant Size

    • Part Shade
    • Sun
    • Container
    • Cut Flower
    • 10cm
    Planting

    Plant approx 8-10cm deep.

    Soil Type

    Well drained, neutral or slightly alkaline soil

  • Instructions
  • Bulbs are to be planted 8cm deep and about 10-12cm apart, in well drained soil. It is often best to try to position then with plenty of access to sun. For best results, plant in September through to November.
  • Cultural Instructions
  • Take some care to prevent slugs and snails from attacking the iris once planted. Most Iris can naturalise well if left undisturbed or alternatively bulbs can be lifted and separated in Autumn. After flowering feed with a high potash fertiliser to en courage large bulbs to form.