dwarf iris


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Noun1.dwarf iris - low-growing spring-flowering American iris with bright blue-lilac flowersdwarf iris - low-growing spring-flowering American iris with bright blue-lilac flowers
fleur-de-lis, iris, sword lily, flag - plants with sword-shaped leaves and erect stalks bearing bright-colored flowers composed of three petals and three drooping sepals
2.dwarf iris - low-growing summer-flowering iris of northeastern United Statesdwarf iris - low-growing summer-flowering iris of northeastern United States
fleur-de-lis, iris, sword lily, flag - plants with sword-shaped leaves and erect stalks bearing bright-colored flowers composed of three petals and three drooping sepals
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One of the earliest spring flowers to appear in the garden, this dwarf Iris mixture will produce masses of flowers in shades of blue, purple with yellow or orange markings from February.
Crocus, Galanthus (snowdrops) and dwarf Iris - like Iris reticulata - are all late- winter flowering, popping up in January and February so they're among the earliest to appear.
Crocus, Galanthus (snowdrops) and dwarf Iris - like Iris reticulata - are all late-winter flowering, popping up in January and February, so they're among the earliest to appear.
Crocus, Galanthus (snowdrops) and dwarf Iris - like Iris reticulata - are all latewinter flowering, popping up in January and February so they're among the earliest to appear.
One of the favorites in my rock garden is Iris pumila, commonly known as dwarf iris. It is a miniature version of tall bearded iris with varieties in a rainbow of colors.
Besides, there are several other species that you can opt for like, purple carnations, purple lilies, Salvia, Dwarf Iris, Catmint, and Bell flower.
This is also the ideal time to plant spring flowering bulbs in lawns, beds, borders or hanging baskets; daffodils, crocuses, dwarf iris and tulips can be planted any time from now until mid-October, ideally, before the ground starts to freeze.
Ornamental cabbages are quirky and fun and spring bulbs can be tucked underneath so don't forget to get some daffodils, anemones and dwarf iris - it's wonderful to see them peeping up in the spring.
Grape hyacinth, regular hyacinth, wood hyacinth (Hyacinthoides hispanica), all the ornamental onions, dogtooth violets, dwarf iris, snowdrops, winter aconite, chionodoxa (Glory-of-the-Snow), scillas by the hundreds, guinea hen flowers (Fritillaria meleagris), and of course daffodils in all of their vast array.
OFFER B: DWARF IRIS MIXED x 50 (RRP pounds 9.99, offer price pounds 7.99) Flowers late winter to early spring.
Plant taller varieties such as daffodils and tall tulips in the bottom layer then add some compost then plant dwarf tulips and Hyacinths, then add more compost and plant miniature varieties such as crocus, dwarf Iris and snowdrops.
Her garden is the second iris display garden in Canada, for both the Median Iris Society (MIS) and the Dwarf Iris Society (DIS).