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Gold Variegated Sweet Iris

Iris pallida Variegata Gold
SKU: HC015459
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Overview
Iris pallida 'Variegata Gold is a highly prized Bearded Iris grown for its fragrant, violet-blue flowers and striking tri-colored foliage, striped with ribbons of green, white and creamy yellow. Drought resistant/drought tolerant plant (xeric).
key features
Botanical Name
Iris pallida Variegata Gold
Growing Zones
Zone 4, Zone 5, Zone 6, Zone 7, Zone 8, Zone 9
Advantages
Deer Resistant, Easy To Grow, Fragrant
Soil Moisture
Waterwise
Light Requirements
Full Sun
Mature Height
32-36" tall
Bloom Time
Late spring
SKU
HC015459

Description

Iris pallida 'Variegata Gold' is highly prized for both its fragrant violet-blue flowers and its strikingly showy tri-colored foliage. The stiff upright leaves are vertically striped with ribbons of green, white and creamy yellow, adding color and contrast to your flower beds from spring through late fall. This variety is easily grown in any well-drained garden soil of low to average fertility. Keep it blooming by dividing in late summer once every third or fourth year. Midseason bloom. 32"-36" tall x 12" wide (division propagated).
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