Iris Reticulata Cantab

Iridaceae

Iris Reticulata Cantab

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A very early flowering spring bulb that will display the most enchanting pale blue flowers, with deeper falls and a slight orange tongue. Top size bulbs supplied.

Key Product Information

Season Interest Spring
Flower Colour BLUE
Foliage Colour GREEN
Preferred Location
  • Suitable for planting in sunny locations
    sun
  • Suitable for planting in partially shaded locations
    part-shade
Positive attributes
  • Excellent for cut flowers
    cut-flower
  • Fragrant
    scented
  • Suitable for growing in pots and containers
    container
How Supplied Bulb
Delivery Delivery in August

Key Product Information

Delivery in August

Season Interest

Spring

Flower Colour

BLUE

Foliage Colour

GREEN

Preferred Location
Suitable for planting in sunny locations
sun
Suitable for planting in partially shaded locations
part-shade
How Supplied

Bulb

Flowering Time

  • J
  • F
  • M
  • A
  • M
  • J
  • J
  • A
  • S
  • O
  • N
  • D

Available to buy

  • J
  • F
  • M
  • A
  • M
  • J
  • J
  • A
  • S
  • O
  • N
  • D

Plant Size

Mature Height 15cm
Mature Spread 10cm
Annual Growth 15cm
Annual Growth

15cm

Mature Height

15cm

Mature Spread

10cm

Planting Plant at approx 8cm deep.
Soil Type Well drained, neutral or slightly alkaline soil
Planting

Plant at approx 8cm deep.

Soil Type

Well drained, neutral or slightly alkaline soil

Bulbs are to be planted 8cm deep and about 10-12cm apart, in well drained soil. It is often best to try to position then with plenty of access to sun. For best results, plant in September through to November.
Take some care to prevent slugs and snails from attacking the iris once planted. Most Iris can naturalise well if left undisturbed or alternatively bulbs can be lifted and separated in Autumn. After flowering feed with a high potash fertiliser to en courage large bulbs to form.
  • Information
  • Key Product Information

    Season Interest Spring
    Flower Colour BLUE
    Foliage Colour GREEN
    Preferred Location
    • Suitable for planting in sunny locations
      sun
    • Suitable for planting in partially shaded locations
      part-shade
    Positive attributes
    • Excellent for cut flowers
      cut-flower
    • Fragrant
      scented
    • Suitable for growing in pots and containers
      container
    How Supplied Bulb
    Delivery Delivery in August

    Key Product Information

    How Supplied

    Bulb

    Delivery in August

    Season Interest

    Spring

    Flower Colour

    BLUE

    Foliage Colour

    GREEN

    Preferred Location
    Suitable for planting in sunny locations
    sun
    Suitable for planting in partially shaded locations
    part-shade

    Flowering Time

    • J
    • F
    • M
    • A
    • M
    • J
    • J
    • A
    • S
    • O
    • N
    • D

    Available to buy

    • J
    • F
    • M
    • A
    • M
    • J
    • J
    • A
    • S
    • O
    • N
    • D

    Plant Size

    Mature Height 15cm
    Mature Spread 10cm
    Annual Growth 15cm
    Annual Growth

    15cm

    Mature Height

    15cm

    Mature Spread

    10cm

    Planting Plant in prepared soil, with a hole large enough to firmly hold the module.
    Soil Type Well drained fertile soil.
    Pruning Deadhead as necessary to prolong flowering.
    Planting

    Plant at approx 8cm deep.

    Soil Type

    Well drained, neutral or slightly alkaline soil

  • Planting & growing Instructions
  • Bulbs are to be planted 8cm deep and about 10-12cm apart, in well drained soil. It is often best to try to position then with plenty of access to sun. For best results, plant in September through to November.
    Take some care to prevent slugs and snails from attacking the iris once planted. Most Iris can naturalise well if left undisturbed or alternatively bulbs can be lifted and separated in Autumn. After flowering feed with a high potash fertiliser to en courage large bulbs to form.