Iris germanica 'Bernice's Legacy' has ruffled, garnet-red flowers. Vigorous and will rebloom in the fall. Sweetly fragrant.
Iris germanica 'Bernice's Legacy' is a ruffled, garnet-red that is a great choice if you're looking for a red iris with great performance. Vigorous and will rebloom in the fall. Sweetly 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.
Common Name: Bearded Iris
Family: Iridaceae (The Iris Family)
Zone Hardiness: 3-9
Light: Full Sun
Primary Bloom Colour: Red
Secondary Bloom Colour: Crimson
Bloom Time: Early and Late Summer
Soil Moisture: Average, Dry
Deer Resistant: Yes
BC Native: No
Native Habitat: Dry rocky places.
Geogrpahical Origin: Miscellaneous - Garden Origin
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