Dietes iridioides - butterfly iris - 68mm BIGGER sizeBack in stock: NOW
Low maintenance, ideal for landscaping, erosion control and weed suppressing, with lovely white flowers in abundance, and grassy foliage, like an iris. Good around waterways. Smaller than the similar grandiflora.Larger size plant to get your garden off to a fast start.
Dietes iridioides - butterfly iris, wild irisAPPEARANCE: Clumping compact grassy plant with white butterfly-like flowers on long stems.
USE IN: Ideal used as a border and edging plant or throughout rockeries. Also perfect for steep embankments, erosion control, and underplanting.
PLANTING : Plant in a full sun to partly shaded position in the garden. Tolerates most soil conditions. Fertilise yearly with a slow release fertiliser.
CARE: Mulch and water regularly until the plant is established, usually around 12 weeks. Drought and frost hardy so little maintenance is needed after initial care. Plants may be divided once established.
HEIGHT & WIDTH: 1m H x 0.6m W.
YOUR PLANTS: These are larger than our usual tubestock plants, healthy young plants with new roots that will establish quickly in your garden. The pot is 68 mm wide.