Iris- Germanica Wine and Roses - Bearded iris

    Iris- Germanica Wine and Roses - Bearded iris


    Iris germanica 'Wine and Roses' is a stunning herbaceous perennial plant that will bring beauty and interest to any garden. It is of European origin, and has become increasingly popular amongst gardeners wanting to add some show-stopping colour to their outdoor spaces.

    Iris germanica 'Wine and Roses' features lush grayish-green foliage with broad, frilly leaves that provide texture. In summer months, the foliage of this iris is topped by voluminous blooms with large petals in shades of deep purple and burgundy for a unique look.

    Care Requirements
    Iris germanica 'Wine and Roses' is incredibly low maintenance and prefers full sun or partial shade. The soil should be kept evenly moist but well-draining, and should be enriched with organic matter prior to planting for best results. This hardy plant will thrive when planted in areas that receive at least six hours of direct sunlight per day. Fertilizing with a balanced fertilizer in the spring will also encourage healthier growth.

    Vibrant colors make Iris germanica 'Wine and Roses' an excellent choice for those looking for something eye-catching yet easy to maintain for their landscaping or container gardens. Its vibrant foliage creates an inviting backdrop against which its unique petals truly stand out! When planted alone or paired with other perennials, it adds elegance and charm to any corner of your garden.

    Companion Plants
    To perfectly complement Iris germanica 'Wine and Roses', consider pairing it with other perennials such as Astilbe Fanal, Echinacea purpurea Magnus or Penstemon Husker Red. These plants provide further texture, colors and fragrances to create a captivating tapestry of beauty around this delightful iris variety!