Iris germanica 'Swingtown'
Common Name: Bearded Iris Family: Iridaceae (The Iris Family)
This ruffled plum-coloured iris is good enough to eat. And it's fragrant. Divide every two to three years just after blooming. Trim the foliage back to a third and plant the rhizomes at or just below soil level.
Dry rocky places.
||Primary Bloom Colour||Purple
||Secondary Bloom Colour||
||Bloom Time||Early Summer
|Light Exposure||Loves Sun
||Foliage Colour||Bluish Green
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Recommended Companion Plants:
Euphorbia "Blackbird 'Nothowlee'"
Euphorbia griffithii "'Fireglow'"
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