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Iris sibirica 'Dear Delight'

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Iris sibirica 'Dear Delight' - Siberian Iris

More About Iris sibirica 'Dear Delight'

  • Powder-blue flowers with a white halo around the signal
  • Seed pods, 5-8 cm long remain on the stalk throughout the winter months
  • Upright, slender blades of bright green
  • Bloom Time: May to June

Interesting Notes:

Iris sibirica's bloom time falls between germanica and ensata cultivars.

Zone:

4

Height:

60-70 cm

Spread:

50-60 cm

Colour:

Blue (light)
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Siberian Iris Growing and Maintenance Tips

Iris sibirica grows best in a moist to average, well-drained soil, in full sun to partial shade. Can tolerate drier conditions than other iris species.  


Iris sibirica 'Dear Delight' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Juglan Tolerant
Seed

Flowering Time

Lt. Spr-Sum

Habit

Vase-shape
Clumping
Upright

Foliage Color

Green

Landscape uses

Woodland/woods edge
Border/edging