Iris 'Afternoon In Rio'

Iris 'Afternoon In Rio'
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Frilly, violet purple flowers with brown rim to the falls and white area in front of bronze beards. An unusual but pleasing colour. Mid to late season.
Bare Root (£10.50)?
Delivered in September/October?
£10.50  each

Flower attributes

Colour: Purple

Flowers: Mid Season


Soil: Well-drained

Planting position: Sun

Height x spread: 90cm x 60cm


Rabbit Resistant

Suitable for cutting

Care advice

Bearded irises need to be planted with the rhizome, or root, just above the soil. This is because the rhizome needs to be baked by the sun in order to form flowers. Make sure that there is not too much competition from surrounding plants and remove any weeds.