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Iris germanica 'Summer Olympics'

    Iris germanica 'Summer Olympics'


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

    Iris Germanica 'Summer Olympics' features lush yellowish-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 yellow and white for an eye-catching look.

    Care Requirements
    Iris Germanica 'Summer Olympics' 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 hues make Iris germanica 'Summer Olympics' 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 'Summer Olympics', consider pairing it with other perennials such as Heuchera Twist & Twirl, Monarda Bee Balm or Coreopsis verticillata Grandiflora 'Limerock Passion'. These plants provide further texture, colors and fragrances to create a captivating tapestry of beauty around this delightful iris variety!