Join thousands of gardeners across the UK who use our free service to buy, sell and swap plants ... and much more.
Grower

Iris chrysographes

For sale by Jan Partington

This grower is sure of this plant identification.

Pot SizeTotal Price
1 litre
£2.00

To add this listing to your plant request, you need to be a member of GreenPlantSwap. Please log in or sign up free now.

Plant Finder: about Iris chrysographes

Description

Iris chrysographes. This species has linear grey-green leaves. The flowers are borne in the summer with fragrant dark red-purple blooms.

Cultivation

They are fully hardy, but some groups may thrive only in specific growing conditions. All irises are best planted in late summer and early autumn. Outdoors you can grow them in well drained, fertile, neutral or slightly acid or alkaline soil in full sun to lightly dappled shade. In order for irises to thrive, most of them need long, hot summers. Irises that require protection from rain or frost should be grown under glass.

Interest and use

Grown for their distinctive and colourful flowers. Suitable for coastal conditions.

Italics = data drawn from parent genus or species

View Full Plant Finder Record
Iris chrysographes | Boncath, Pembrokeshire, SA37 | Copyright Greenplantswap 2018
  • LightFull sun
  • HardinessFully hardy (min -15°C)
  • SoilWell drained, Fertile, Light
  • Soil pH5.5 to 7.0
  • WaterMoist

Meet the grower

  • Grower

Plant Finder listings

Production v5.9.2 (00577d2)