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Iris 'Blue Magic' (Iris 'Blue Magic')

Skill rating
Skill rating
Beginner
skill rating
Maintenance level
Maintenance level
1 hour care
per year
Ultimate height
Ultimate height
0.6m
Max height
Ultimate spread
Ultimate spread
0.5m
Max spread
Time to maturity
Time to maturity
2-5 years
To maturity
Toxic - Ingestion may cause severe discomfort.
Toxic - Ingestion may cause severe discomfort.
Low
Toxicity

Plant details

Botanical name: Iris 'Blue Magic'

Other names: Iris 'Blue Magic', Dutch iris 'Blue Magic', Iris x hollandica 'Blue Magic'

Genus: Iris Iris

Variety or Cultivar: 'Blue Magic' _ 'Blue Magic' is a clump-forming, bulbous perennial with erect, channelled, strap-like, mid-green leaves and, from mid-spring until midsummer, deep violet-blue flowers with yellow-marked falls.


Iris 'Blue Magic' is: Deciduous

Flower: Blue, Violet in Spring; Blue, Violet in Summer

Foliage: Mid-green in Spring; Mid-green in Summer

Habit: Clump-forming, Erect

Toxicity: Ingestion may cause severe discomfort.

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests: Slugs , Snails , Thrips Slugs , Snails , Thrips

Specific diseases: Grey mould , Iris rhizome rot Grey mould , Iris rhizome rot

General care

Pruning: Cut back after flowering to keep tidy . REGISTER to read more...

Propagation methods: Division. REGISTER to read more...


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Where to grow

Iris 'Blue Magic' (Iris 'Blue Magic') will reach a height of 0.6m and a spread of 0.5m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses: Cottage/Informal, Flower Arranging, Beds and borders, Wallside and trellises, Coastal, City

Cultivation: Plant in moist, well-drained, neutral to slightly acid loam in full sun. Mulch in spring.

Soil type: Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)

Soil drainage: Well-drained, Moist but well-drained

Soil pH: Alkaline, Neutral

Light: Full Sun, Partial Shade

Aspect: South, East, West

Exposure: Exposed, Sheltered

Hardiness: Hardy (H4)


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Botanical name: Iris 'Blue Magic'

Other names: Iris 'Blue Magic', Dutch iris 'Blue Magic', Iris x hollandica 'Blue Magic'

Genus: Iris Iris

Variety or Cultivar: 'Blue Magic' _ 'Blue Magic' is a clump-forming, bulbous perennial with erect, channelled, strap-like, mid-green leaves and, from mid-spring until midsummer, deep violet-blue flowers with yellow-marked falls.


Iris 'Blue Magic' is: Deciduous

Flower: Blue, Violet in Spring; Blue, Violet in Summer

Foliage: Mid-green in Spring; Mid-green in Summer

Habit: Clump-forming, Erect

Toxicity: Ingestion may cause severe discomfort.

Watch out for

Specific pests: Slugs , Snails , Thrips

Specific diseases: Grey mould , Iris rhizome rot

General care

Pruning: Cut back after flowering to keep tidy . REGISTER to read more...

Propagation methods: Division. REGISTER to read more...


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Iris 'Blue Magic' (Iris 'Blue Magic') will reach a height of 0.6m and a spread of 0.5m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses: Cottage/Informal, Flower Arranging, Beds and borders, Wallside and trellises, Coastal, City

Cultivation: Plant in moist, well-drained, neutral to slightly acid loam in full sun. Mulch in spring.

Soil type: Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)

Soil drainage: Well-drained, Moist but well-drained

Soil pH: Alkaline, Neutral

Light: Full Sun, Partial Shade

Aspect: South, East, West

Exposure: Exposed, Sheltered

Hardiness: Hardy (H4)


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