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Botanical name: Iris germanica 'Blue Shimmer'
Other names: Bearded iris 'Blue Shimmer'
Variety or cultivar: 'Blue Shimmer' _ 'Blue Shimmer' is a hardy, large bulbous perennial with green foliage and bold, silvery-blue and white flowers in summer.
Iris germanica 'Blue Shimmer' is: Deciduous
Flower: Pale-blue, White in Summer
Foliage: Dark-green in All seasons
Fragrance: Flowers are fragrant
Habit: Clump-forming, Erect
Toxicity: Ingestion may cause severe discomfort.
Pruning: Cut back after flowering to keep tidy . REGISTER to read more...
Propagation: Divide every 3-4 years for best blooms.. REGISTER to read more...
Propagation methods: Division. REGISTER to read more...
Iris germanica 'Blue Shimmer' (Bearded iris 'Blue Shimmer') will reach a height of 0.7m and a spread of 0.5m after 2-5 years.
Suggested uses: Beds and borders, City, Coastal, Containers, Cottage/Informal, Flower Arranging, Wallside and trellises, Wildlife
Cultivation: Plant in moist, but well-drained, neutral to slightly alkaline loam in full sun or partial shade. Mulch in spring.
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|Soil types:||Loamy, Clay|
|Soil drainage:||Well-drained, Moist but well-drained|
|Soil pH:||Alkaline, Neutral|
|Hardiness:||Tender in frost (H3)|
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