Iris germanica ‘Mariposa Autumn’ has beautifully ruffled white petals edged in violet on tall stems that may rebloom later in the season.
Iris germanica ‘Mariposa Autumn’ is an early to mid-season re-bloomer with spectacular, fragrant, ruffled white centres and falls edged in violet creating a striking contrast. This is a tall, clump-forming bearded iris with green sword-shaped leaves. Excellent for vertical effect in the landscape. Divide after blooming every 3-4 years to rejuvenate. Trim the foliage back to a third. Plant the rhizomes at or just below soil level. Pollinator attractor. Deer and rabbit resistant.
Common Name: Bearded Iris
Family: Iridaceae (The Iris Family)
Zone Hardiness: 3-9
Light: Full Sun, Part Sun
Primary Bloom Colour: Purple
Secondary Bloom Colour: White/Cream
Bloom Time: Spring - Summer
Soil Moisture: Average, Dry, Drought Tolerant
Benefits: Hummingbirds, Butterflies
Deer Resistant: Yes
BC Native: No
Native Habitat: Dry rocky places.
Geogrpahical Origin: Miscellaneous - Garden Origin
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