Purple Siberian Iris Seeds

Graceful plants with slim, grassy foliage and elegant purple flowers.

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$2.50

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Siberian Irises are graceful plants with slim, grassy foliage and elegant purple flowers. They are suitable for borders, wild gardens, and along edges of ponds. Originating in an area spanning from northern Italy across Turkey and into southeastern Russia, the Siberian Iris does not actually grow in Siberia.

Michigan Seeds grown on our farm Renegade Acres in Howell, MI!

Additional Info

Botanical Name Iris sibirica
Life Cycle Perennial
Min. Time to Germinate 30 Days
Max. Time to Germinate 12 Months
Depth to Sow Seeds 1/4 in.
When to Sow Indoors 3 months before last spring frost, Outdoors in early spring, a month before the last spring frost
Growing Height 24-36 in. (60-90 cm)
Plant Spacing 18-24 in. (45-60 cm)
Hardiness USDA Zone 4a: to -25F, USDA Zone 4b: to -20F, USDA Zone 5a: to -15F, USDA Zone 5b: to -10F, USDA Zone 6a: to -5F, USDA Zone 6b: to 0F, USDA Zone 7a: to 5F, USDA Zone 7b: to 10F, USDA Zone 8a: to 15F, USDA Zone 8b: to 20F, USDA Zone 9a: to 25F, USDA Zone 9b: to 30F
Sun Exposure Full Sun
Danger Parts of plant are poisonous if ingested
Bloom Color Purple, Violet/Lavender
Bloom Time Late Spring/Early Summer
Foliage Blue-Green
Other Details Flowers are good for cutting, This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds
Soil pH Requirements 6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic), 6.6 to 7.5 (neutral), 7.6 to 7.8 (mildly alkaline)
Propagation Methods By dividing rhizomes, tubers, corms or bulbs (including offsets), From seed; direct sow outdoors in fall, From seed; sow indoors before last frost, From seed; stratify if sowing indoors, From seed; winter sow in vented containers, coldframe or unheated greenhouse
Seed Collecting Allow pods to dry on plant; break open to collect seeds
Seeds Per Pack 50