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Bearded Iris Tiger Honey

Tiger Honey One of the latest trends in Irises--a tiger striped and spotted beauty in honey hues.

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Zones: 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Plant Size: 30-36 inches tall, Plant rhizomes 12-24 inches apart
Light: Full Sun
Bloom Time: Mid to late spring
Shipping: Bearded Iris start shipping the week of August 4th. Orders with Fall-Flowering Crocus and Colchicum will start shipping the week of August 24th.

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Details
SKU 36IRIS
Common Name Bearded Iris or German Iris
Botanical Name Iris germanica
Zones 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Light Requirements Full Sun
Flower Color Yellow, White
Estimated Mature Height 30-36 inches tall
Estimated Mature Spread Plant rhizomes 12-24 inches apart
Bloom Time Mid to 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
Evergreen N/A
Native N/A
Planting Season Summer, Fall
Will Tolerate Sandy Soil, Loamy Soil, Clay Soil
Soil Moisture Average, Well Draining
Amount of Rain N/A
Suggested Uses Deer Resistant, Cut Flowers, Borders, Showy Flowers, Easy to Grow
Additional Information N/A
Special Groups N/A
Ideal Growing Region N/A
Ships to Canada No
Our Master Gardeners Suggest Pairing With:
  • Phlox Blue Paradise

    Phlox Blue Paradise

  • Dwarf Crested Iris

    Dwarf Crested Iris

Description
Like Batik', another recent introduction, 'Tiger Honey' illustrates the latest in iris hybridizing. No longer are the petals and falls just colorful, they now have unique texture and patterns. Tiger Honey is particularly stunning--huge flowers with a brand new design.

Growing Bearded Irises These majestic flowers are surprisingly easy to grow, and actually require less attention than almost any other garden flowers. Your iris roots will arrive with the foliage "trimmed" from this spring's growth. You'll find the "root" is not really a bulb, but what is called a "rhizome"--an irregularly shaped bulbous root that grows at a right angle from the foliage. Leave the trimmed foliage as it is, and simply bury the rhizome with the top of it showing through the soil surface. Bearded irises grow best with the tops of their rhizomes exposed.

Next spring, new foliage and the flower spikes will sprout strongly from the rhizome. What's more, next summer, you'll notice the rhizome multiplying for even more flowers as years go by.

Our Master Gardeners Suggest Pairing With:
  • Phlox Blue Paradise

    Phlox Blue Paradise

  • Dwarf Crested Iris

    Dwarf Crested Iris

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5.0

Am very happy with this plant!

By Father G

from Albuquerque, NM

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        Comments about Bearded Iris Tiger Honey:

        Plant arrived in great shape and I am very pleased with it.

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No
         
        4.0

        Sweeter than honey

        By Airin

        from Fairfax, Va

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        Pros

        • Cut Flower
        • Fragrant
        • Large Bloom

        Cons

        • Color variation

        Best Uses

        • Cut flower

        Comments about Bearded Iris Tiger Honey:

        The color is slightly darker but it is a beautiful caramel color with a delicate stripping pattern. I was unsure if I would like the coloration of this iris but when it bloomed I was pleasantly surprised :)

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        How-To Guides
        Our Master Gardeners Suggest Pairing With:
        • Phlox Blue Paradise

          Phlox Blue Paradise

        • Dwarf Crested Iris

          Dwarf Crested Iris

        Shipping

        Fall-Flowering Crocus and Colchicum start shipping the week of August 24th .

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        As soon as your order is placed you will receive a confirmation email. You will receive a second email the day your order ships telling you how it has been sent. Fall bulbs are shipped at the proper planting time for your hardiness zone. Perennial orders may arrive separately from bulbs and seeds. If your order requires more than one shipment, there is no additional shipping charge. See our Shipping Information page for approximate ship dates and more detailed information. If you need express shipping or have any questions, please call Customer Service toll-free at (877) 270-5187 or Contact Us by email.

        Our Master Gardeners Suggest Pairing With:
        • Phlox Blue Paradise

          Phlox Blue Paradise

        • Dwarf Crested Iris

          Dwarf Crested Iris

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