Lots of iris bulbs for sale, and pictures of the best fragrant reblooming iris flowers for planting and growing in your garden.
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The most popular variety is the bearded iris. After that are the blue, purple, japanese, golden, and variegated irises.
Iris is the word for "rainbow" in the Greek language, and it's the state flower of Tennessee. The plants swordlike leaves and gorgeous flowers are an eye catching addition to your rose garden.
I always plant lots of irises among my roses. They have the same requirements as roses, a sunny and well-drained garden site.
In the fall, cut away dead foilage, and prune back healthy leaves to -5 inches. When the soil is frozen, apply
a good layer of mulch to prevent roots from heaving. Divide irises every 4-5 years, in late summer.