Iris germanica Millennium Sunrise

Millennium Sunrise Bearded Iris

Millennium Sunrise Bearded Iris (Iris germanica) is a bright apricot/yellow Bearded Iris with large, picture perfect blooms. Iris germanica Millennium Sunrise has classically formed petals with laced and serrated edges, making it a garden standout. A prolific bloomer. 38-40" tall. Drought resistant/drought tolerant plant (xeric). Pair with Bearded Iris Dance The Night Away for a stunning combination.
Zones4 - 9
Advantages
Easy To Grow
Deer Resistant
Fragrant Flower / Foliage
Light Requirements
Full Sun
Annual Rainfall
10 to 20"
20 to 30"
30 to 40" (with care)
Mature Height38-40" tall
Mature Spread12" wide; plant rhizomes 12-24" apart
Bloom TimeLate spring
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SizeBareroot Plant
SKUHC015463

USDA Hardiness Planting Zones

To determine if a plant is sufficiently cold hardy, the USDA created numbered zones indicating winter low temperatures; the lower the zone number the colder the winter.

  • If the coldest winter temperature expected in your area is -15°F (zone 5) then any plants rated zones 3-5 will survive the winter temperatures in your area.
  • If you live in very warm winter areas (zones 9-11) plants with zones 3-4 ratings are not recommended. The lack of freezing winter temperatures do not provide a time for winter dormancy (rest).

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$9.99
Per Bareroot Plant
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SKU
HC015463

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Millennium Sunrise Bearded Iris (Iris germanica) is a bright apricot/yellow Bearded Iris with large, picture perfect blooms. Its classically formed petals are saturated with vibrant color and have laced and serrated edges. Easily grown in any well-drained garden soil of low to average fertility. The sturdy stems will bear 9-12 bud per stalk at maturity. Keep it blooming by dividing in late summer once every third or fourth year. Early midseason to late blooms. 38-40" tall.
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SKUHC015463
Item Package Size
Bareroot Plant
Common Name
Millennium Sunrise Bearded Iris
Botanical Name
Iris germanica Millennium Sunrise
Zones
4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Light Requirements
Full Sun
Flower Color
Orange, Yellow
Mature Height
38-40" tall
Mature Spread
12" wide; plant rhizomes 12-24" apart
Bloom Time
Late spring
Planting Depth
Iris should be planted so the tops of the rhizomes are exposed and the roots are spread out facing downwards in the soil. Make sure not to plant the rhizomes too deep.
Ships As
Bulb, Rhizome, Tuber
Soil Type
Sandy Soil, Average Soil
Soil Moisture
Drought Resistant / Waterwise
Amount Of Rain
10 to 20", 20 to 30", 30 to 40" (with care)
Advantages
Easy To Grow, Deer Resistant, Fragrant Flower / Foliage
Planting Time
Spring / Summer, Fall
Ships To Canada
No
Planting Guides

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Shipping
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Zone 8Shipping begins the week of August 26th, 2019
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Zone 10Shipping begins the week of August 26th, 2019

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