Oktoberfest' is a stunning new variety of Iris germanica. These beautiful large flowering bearded Iris have a wonderful bright orange hue to their ruffled petals that are a fantastic choice for brightening up the summer garden. Flowering from May through to June, these hardy perennials will reach a mature height 90cm, making them an ideal choice for adding elegance and charm to garden borders, within patio containers or even as part of a cut-flower display. A prolific bloomer, they can be planted on their own or complemented with other colours of Iris germanica.
Comes potted in a litre pot
Upon arrival unpack and water place in a cool semi shady spot to allow to recover from shipping. After a day or two these can be planted out. Dig a hole the size of the pot and fill with water. Sprinkle a handful of slow release food granules into the hole (this is optional but will give the plants an added boost and can be purchased with your order) soak the plant pot and remove the whole plant and its soil in one place directly into the hole back firm and firm in well to ensure their are no air pockets. Water in. Should the weather be hot during planting further watering may be necessary. Otherwise simply enjoy and trim back old flowers head once they have gone over.