Botanical name: Iris 'Blue Magic'
Other names: Iris 'Blue Magic', Dutch iris 'Blue Magic', Iris x hollandica 'Blue Magic'
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: Violet, Blue in Spring; Violet, Blue in Summer
Foliage: Mid-green in Spring; Mid-green in Summer
Habit: Clump-forming, Erect
Toxicity: Ingestion may cause severe discomfort.
Pruning: Cut back after flowering to keep tidy . REGISTER to read more...
Propagation methods: Division. REGISTER to read more...
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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Cultivation heading says "neutral to slightly acid loam", whereas Soil pH heading says "Alkaline, Neutral". These seem contradsictory or am I missing something?
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