‘Pink Parfait’ Iris


‘Pink Parfait’ Iris

Iris sibirica 28" tall. Large 7" double light pink-lavender flower that looks more like a rose than an iris is perfectly balanced atop an attractive fan of slate-green leaves. Looks like one of those fancy fondant cake decorations that everyone’s gone bonkers over in recent years. Vigorous long-blooming tetraploid. Z3. (bare-root crowns)

712 ‘Pink Parfait’
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Additional Information

Siberian Iris

In late June, delicate flowers dance above tall slender slate-green foliage that looks good all summer. Tolerates most conditions, but performs best in rich moist acid soil.
Plant 18" apart in full sun or partial shade. Give them room to spread, and divide clumps every few years.

Herbaceous Perennial Plants

When you receive your order, open the bags and check the stock. Roots and crowns should be firm and pliable. If they are slightly dry, add a little water or, if they are going to be potted up soon, wet the roots. Generally, a little surface mold is harmless and will not affect the plant’s future performance. If you cannot pot them up immediately, store them in a cool (35–40°) location for a short time.

Do not plant bare-root perennial plant crowns directly outdoors.

Pot up the rootstock using well-drained potting mix in a deep 6" pot or a 1-gallon container. Avoid coiling the roots in under-sized containers.
Grow newly potted perennials for a few weeks in a protected location in indirect light at 50–60°. Wet and/or cold conditions for an extended period may cause rotting.
Transplant outside once they show some top growth and the danger of frost has passed.

For more info:
About planting bare-root perennials.