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Bouquet Builders After Midnight Iris Collection

The darkest tones for a deep, intriguing garden

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3 for $38.99
Regular price
$38.99
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3 for $38.99
  • flowering dateEarly to Late Season
  • hardiness zone4-9
  • height31 - 39 inches
  • restricted statesAE AK GU HI PR
  • ship as#1 RHIZOME
  • sun exposureFull Sun, Partial Shade
  • Three of the darkest irises available
  • A unique addition to cut flower arrangements
  • Easy-care
Black iris varieties have long held the fascination of Iris lovers and gardeners alike—after all, where else can you find a deep, black-velvet flower outside of this genus? In this collection, you'll enjoy the darkest of the dark. Near-black, or very deep purple irises add lots of drama for beds, borders, or containers. The three iris in this collection are sure to add an energizing presence to any garden.

Buyers will receive one each of the purple-gray Before the Storm Iris, the jet-black All Night Long, and the wonderfully detailed Senior Jinx. Iris Germanica 'Before The Storm', 'All Night Long', 'Senor Jinx'

Product Details

  • botanical nameIRIS GERMANICA 'BEFORE THE STORM', 'ALL NIGHT LONG', 'SENOR JINX'
  • flowering dateEarly to Late Season
  • flower colorPurple, Black
  • flower formClassic Bearded Iris form
  • foliage typeGlaucous-green, sword-like fans of stiff upright leaves.
  • formPerennial
  • growth rateFast once established, approximately 6-8 weeks.
  • hardiness zone4-9
  • height31 - 39 inches
  • planting instructionsSet rhizome so bottom half is below ground level. Firm well and water thoroughly. Plant where they will get at least 5 hours of sun per day.
  • pruningCut foliage back to a 6" fan. Clean plant debris before winter to prevent borers from over wintering. Iris benefit from digging up and dividing every 3-4 years. This will help the health of the iris and promote strong blooming.
  • restricted statesAE AK GU HI PR
  • shipping seasonFall
  • ship as#1 RHIZOME
  • soil requirementWell-drained. Quite tolerant of a wide range of soils.
  • spacing12 - 24 inches
  • spread12 - 24 inches
  • sun exposureFull Sun, Partial Shade
  • watering requirementWater immediately after planting. For the first year, water regularly without oversaturating the bulbs. Second year on, water only during hot and dry seasons.
  • winter careMulch in colder climates and remove in early spring before growth starts.

Shipping Schedule

When will my order ship?

Orders for in-stock seeds, general merchandise and gift certificates are typically shipped within 5 business days.

Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country during the shipping time frames outlined below:

2023 Fall Shipping Schedule
Zone Select Iris & Daylilies
3A-4B 8/7/23 - 10/27/23
5A 8/7/23 - 10/27/23
5B 8/7/23 - 10/27/23
6A & 6B 8/7/23 - 10/27/23
7A 8/21/23 - 11/10/23
7B 8/21/23 - 11/10/23
8A & 8B 8/21/23 - 11/10/23
9A-10B 8/21/23 - 11/10/23
Last Order Date Zones 3A-6B: 10/23/23
Zones 7A-10B: 11/6/23

    Bouquet Builders After Midnight Iris Collection
    Bouquet Builders After Midnight Iris Collection
    Bouquet Builders After Midnight Iris Collection
    Bouquet Builders After Midnight Iris Collection

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