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Ultimate KickStart™ Dwarf Bearded Iris

Ideal for the front border

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  • flowering dateVery early flowering. (Early-mid spring)
  • hardiness zone4-9
  • height10 - 13 inches
  • restricted statesAE AK GU HI PR
  • ship as#1 RHIZOME
  • sun exposureFull Sun, Partial Shade
  • New KickStart™ Iris size guarantees first year flowers
You'll love the color contrast of Ultimate Miniature German Iris in your front border. Ideal as a front border plant, miniature German iris don't lose any of the impact of the standard size German iris flower form—they're equally as lovely, just in a miniature size. A useful quality if you need a front border plant, or if you have a small gardening space.

Product Details

  • botanical nameIris germanica 'Ultimate'
  • flowering dateVery early flowering. (Early-mid spring)
  • flower colorRed, Yellow
  • flower form4", typical iris-like
  • foliage typeGlaucous-green, sword-like fans of stiff upright leaves with some dying back in colder climates in winter.
  • formPerennial (rhizome)
  • growth rateMedium
  • hardiness zone4-9
  • height10 - 13 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.
  • pruningRemove spent flower stems after blooming. In late fall, cut back foliage to 6" fans. Clean plant debris before winter to prevent borers overwintering.
  • restricted statesAE AK GU HI PR
  • shipping seasonFall
  • ship as#1 RHIZOME
  • soil requirementWell drained preferred. Quite tolerant of a wide range of soils.
  • spacing15 - 18 inches
  • spread15 - 18 inches
  • sun exposureFull Sun, Partial Shade
  • watering requirementAverage water needs. Water regularly, do not overwater
  • 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:

2024 Fall Shipping Schedule
Zone Select Iris & Daylilies
3A-4B 8/5/24 - 10/25/24
5A 8/5/24 - 10/25/24
5B 8/5/24 - 10/25/24
6A & 6B 8/5/24 - 10/25/24
7A 8/19/24 - 11/8/24
7B 8/19/24 - 11/8/24
8A & 8B 8/19/24 - 11/8/24
9A-10B 8/19/24 - 11/8/24
Last Order Date Zones 3A-6B: 10/21/24
Zones 7A-10B: 11/4/24

    Ultimate KickStart™ Dwarf Bearded Iris
    Ultimate KickStart™ Dwarf Bearded Iris
    Ultimate KickStart™ Dwarf Bearded Iris
    Ultimate KickStart™ Dwarf Bearded Iris
    Ultimate KickStart™ Dwarf Bearded Iris