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Zebra Iris

Iris pallida 'Albo Variegata'

Silvery white and green variegated foliage with fragrant lilac blue blooms.

Characteristics:

Bloom Time:

Blooms early summer

Mature Height:

20-24 Inches

Hardiness Zone:

3-10 Find your zone

Exposure:

Full Sun

Features and Usage:

Greenhouse Growing Instructions:

Grow at 45-55° F to promote new root growth while keeping soil slightly damp. Iris prefers to dry thoroughly between waterings and to avoid overly wet soil conditions. Plants will generally finish in 6-8 weeks based on growing conditions.
Plants Per Gallon: 1
Storage Temperature Prior to Planting: 38
Cooler Humidity Prior to Planting: Low

Transplanting Instructions:

Plant in well draining professional potting soil keeping 25-50% of rhizome above the soil surface with roots below. Once potted, water sparingly and apply a broad spectrum fungicide according to directions to avoid crown and root rot.

Homeowner Planting and Maintenance Tips:

Easy to grow iris in well-drained soil in full sun.

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We have done our best to describe this plant as accurately as possible, however, different climates
and growing conditions in different parts of the country will affect height, bloom time, and color.