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Iris Plant Care
Soil requirements and planting instructions
First, mix together the following:
- 60 percent potting soil
- 20 percent peat moss
- 20 percent coarse sand and a handful of perlite
Then, place this mixture in a pots, beds or garden and plant your Spuria Iris.
When planting Spuria Iris in the landscape plant at 2′ apart. Proper site preparation ensures years of growth and once established they will not require weed control.
Additionally, Soil Ph should be around 6.0-7.0.
Light conditions and Zoning
When making a site selection keep your plant in an area that has bright direct light.
This species of Spuria Iris is hardy at zones 5-10
If using drip irrigation do not allow the soil to dry out between watering.
This mild feeder loves an organic fertilizer N-P-K ratio or 5-5-5 or lower.
Pests and disease
Pests or diseases are few and far between.
Produces large flowers that bloom in the spring time.
Spuria Iris are also junos or flags. Growers generally grow Spuria Iris from bulbs. In fact, there are several different varieties and species with many different blooms.
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