Saturday, June 15, 2013

Iris germanica - German Iris - Bearded Iris

General Information
Common Name German Iris, Bearded Iris
Scientific Name Iris germanica
Sun Tolerance Full Sun
Height 1 – 1.5 m(3 – 5 ft)
Spread up to 1 m (1 – 1.5 ft)
Growth Rate Moderate
Bloom Time Summer
Color Green
Flower Color Multi-colored flowers like as blue, red, yellow, white, purple, violet and more
Type Shrub
Native Europe and All over the world
Classification
Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class Liliopsida – Monocotyledons
Subclass Liliidae
Order Liliales
Family Iridaceae – Iris family
Genus Iris L. – iris
Species I. germanica

Iris germanica - German Iris - Bearded Iris
Iris germanica, commonly known as the German Iris also known as Bearded Iris. This is native to Europe but now it plants everywhere as an ornamental flowering plants. This is very beautiful flowering plants. Iris germanica is a perennial growing to 1 - 1.5 m (3 - 5ft). The roots can go up to 10 cm deep. It prefers dry or moist soil. It is full sun plant. It can grow in semi-shade. Generally it is growth moderately but growth rate affected by watering. It is a full sun plant that blooms most in summer, but planting it would be best in February-April. The flowers are hermaphrodite (have both male and female organs) and are pollinated by Insects. It blooms multi-colored flowers like as blue, red, yellow, white, purple, violet and more. People love it to planting Iris in their garden as flowering plants.






Iris germanica - German Iris - Bearded Iris

Iris germanica - German Iris - Bearded Iris

Iris germanica - German Iris - Bearded Iris
Iris germanica - German Iris - Bearded Iris


Iris germanica - German Iris - Bearded Iris

Iris germanica - German Iris - Bearded Iris

Iris germanica - German Iris - Bearded Iris

Iris germanica - German Iris - Bearded Iris

Iris germanica - German Iris - Bearded Iris

Iris germanica - German Iris - Bearded Iris

Iris germanica - German Iris - Bearded Iris

Iris germanica - German Iris - Bearded Iris

Iris germanica - German Iris - Bearded Iris

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