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Bearded Iris - Great Balls of Fire

Bearded Iris - Great Balls of Fire

Plant in Fall Pre-Order: Ships Fall 2024
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Size Price Savings Quantity
1 Bulb Fall-Planted | Ships in Fall $13.69
3 Bulbs Fall-Planted | Ships in Fall $36.79 10% Savings
5 Bulbs Fall-Planted | Ships in Fall $54.59 ($10.92/each) 20% Savings
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  • Highly ruffled in a flaming shade of orange
  • Blooming mid to late season
  • Brilliant yellow hafts with a band of orange on the falls
  • Creator Terry Aitken says, "It's a screamer!"
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About

Features

Life Cycle Perennial
Planting Season Fall
Color Orange
Growth Habit Upright
Plant Height 36 to 40 inches
Bloom Season Late Spring through Early Summer

Plant Characteristics Easy to Grow & Maintain, Fragrant
Use Cut Flower Garden
Growing Conditions Drought Tolerant, Outdoor
Plant Resistance Deer, Rabbit

About Bearded Iris - Great Balls of Fire

Iris germanica

Seed Type Rhizome

Flaming bright orange blooms reach up on stems three feet in height. Unique falls show brilliant yellow hafts with a half inch band of orange on the border. This variety creates a clumping growing style, creating eight to nine buds on three branches. Like a great ball of fire in your garden, Bearded Iris Great Balls of Fire brings your garden stunning beauty with a little bit of rock-and-roll.

Planting Information

Planting Bearded Iris - Great Balls of Fire

Planting Season Fall
Light Requirement Full Sun
Planting Depth In a shallow hole with fleshy roots partially exposed
Plant Spacing 12 to 24 inches
Plant Height 36 to 40 inches
Water Needs Low
Hardiness Zones 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Bulb Size 1
View our Bearded Iris Planting Guide to learn more.

Coverage

Amount Recommended Coverage
1 Bulb / Fall-Planted | Ships in Fall Up to 0.75 Sq. Ft
3 Bulbs / Fall-Planted | Ships in Fall Up to 1.5 Sq. Ft
5 Bulbs / Fall-Planted | Ships in Fall Up to 3.5 Sq. Ft

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