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Iris germanica Crinoline

Iris germanica Crinoline

Crinoline is so spectacular, it's magnificent flowers bloom in a combination of white with crimson and purple ... read more

Crinoline is so spectacular, it will impress everyone visiting your garden when it is in bloom! This bearded Iris is extremely hardy. The magnificent flowers bloom in a combination of white with crimson and purple ruffled edges and a yellow throat, creating a spectacular effect. This plant thrives on neglect, and will grow even in alkaline soils and dry spots. This Iris blooms twice in one season.

Cutflowers Fragrant Frost hardy


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Iris germanica Crinoline - 1 plant

Iris germanica Crinoline - 1 plant A05118 - Iris Germanica Crinoline

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Iris germanica Crinoline

Crinoline is so spectacular, it will impress everyone visiting your garden when it is in bloom! This bearded Iris is extremely hardy. The magnificent flowers bloom in a combination of white with crimson and purple ruffled edges and a yellow throat, creating a spectacular effect. This plant thrives on neglect, and will grow even in alkaline soils and dry spots. This Iris blooms twice in one season.

Details Iris germanica Crinoline

  • Cutflowers
  • Fragrant
  • Frost Hardy
  • Drought Resistant
  • Blooms: June - July
  • Flower colour: purple
  • Full grown: 2 Years
  • Full grown height: 75 - 100 cm
  • Plant location: Sun and semi shade
  • Plant spacing: 25 cm
  • Hardiness: -15 Celsius
  • Harmful if eaten
  • Preferred soil: Well drained

How to take care of Iris Germanica Crinoline

Do not be alarmed by the dryness. Iris Rhizomes hate to be wet; it will not affect performance. Soak the rhizoms for a few hours prior to planting. Plant Iris Germanica Crinoline in a sunny position in well-drained moisture retentive soil! Pay attention to drainage in heavy clay soils, it's better to plant in raised beds.

Dig a shallow hole approx. 10 inches (25cm) in diameter or more and 4 inches (10cm) deep. Make a ridge of soil down the middle and place the rhizome on the ridge, spreading roots down both sides.

Fill the hole with soil and firm it gently. Cover the roots and rhizome with dirt, but don’t bury deeply.

Bearded irises have rhizomes (fleshy roots) that should be partially exposed, or thinly covered with soil in hot climates.

Water deeply during periods of drought! Apply fertilizer and a thin layer of compost around the base of plants each spring and again after blooming. To encourage a second bloom, cut flower stalks to the ground after the leaves have turned yellow.

Attention: Flowering may take one extra season, as Iris Germanica Crinoline need to get settled. Divide rhizomes every 3-5 years in late summer. Replant immediately. We recommend protecting newly planted Iris especially in areas with harsh winters but once established if you cover iris your chance of soft rot increases.

Irises need to breathe.

Customer reviews

Margaret R., Glasgow

Plants were in very good condition and they arrived well packaged. I was pleased with both the prices and the delivery time.

      Excellent
11-07-2019

Reginald E., Leeds

Quick delivery,well packaged , healthy plants.Will use again.

     Excellent
09-07-2019

Susie C., Devon

The plants were delivered in a secure box and they were healthy and the soil hadn’t dried out. I was pleased with the quality of the plants I received.

      Excellent
08-07-2019

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