Iris Hollandica Blue


We strongly suggest planting enough so you can give in to urges to snip some for indoor enjoyment; it’s bound to happen. Iris plants are tall and slim. Plant them in large containers and plan to add other bulbs, perennials or annuals to fill out the area around their ankles.

  • Planting Location: Sun/semi-shade
  • Planting: Fall (zones 5-9, add 2'' of mulch) or Spring after last frost (until April)
  • Planting Depth: 4 inch (10 cm)
  • Planting Distance: 4 inch (10 cm)
  • Flowers In: May-June
  • Flowering Height: Approx. 20 inch (50 cm)

How to Grow

Easy to Grow:

1. Select an area with full sun or semi-shade
2. Dig a hole 4 inches (10 cm) deep
3. Place the bulb in the hole, with pointed side up
4. Space bulbs 4 inches (10 cm) apart
5. Cover with soil and water thoroughly

Planting Tips:

Plant in groups of 15 or more, in well-drained soil. Bulbs will benefit from a handful of compost added to the planting holes.

Search code: TG668

When to Plant

Collections: Novelty, Spring Bulbs