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    Contrast in Styles

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    Product Information
    🚚 Shipping Starts: 2nd week of October '24
    📦 Quantity per Package: 1 Bare Rooted Plant

    Specifications
    ☀️ Light Required: Sun
    🌷 Height: 22-24"
    🌸 Blooming Period: Jun - Jul
    🌱 Bulb Size: I (Top Size)
    Planting Distance: 12-14"
    Planting Depth: 1-2"
    📍 Hardiness Zone: Zone 3-8
    🦌 Deer Resistant: Yes
    Contrast in Styles

    About Contrast in Styles

    Transform your garden into a mesmerizing display of contrasting beauty with Iris Contrast in Styles. Whether you're a seasoned gardener or a budding enthusiast, Iris Contrast in Styles is the perfect addition to your botanical collection.

    • Striking color contrast for a visually stunning display
    • Exquisite blooms that add elegance to any garden or floral arrangement
    • Hardy and resilient plant, suitable for various climates
    • Low-maintenance and easy to grow, ideal for both beginners and experts
    • Long blooming period, providing continuous beauty throughout the season

    How to plant and take care of Contrast in Styles

    • Choose a location with well-drained soil and ample sunlight
    • Dig a hole deep enough to accommodate the rhizome (root structure) of the iris
    • Place the rhizome horizontally in the hole, ensuring that the top is just above the soil surface
    • Water thoroughly after planting and keep the soil moist but not waterlogged
    • Fertilize the iris in early spring and after blooming to promote healthy growth
    • Remove any dead or wilted foliage regularly to maintain the plant's appearance
    • Divide the rhizomes every few years to prevent overcrowding and promote better blooming

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Planting Iris Contrast in Styles bulbs is best done in the early fall, typically between September and October. This timing allows the bulbs to establish their roots before the cold winter months and promotes healthy growth in the spring. By planting in the fall, you provide the bulbs with enough time to develop and strengthen before the dormant period, ensuring vibrant blooms in the upcoming season.

    The time it takes for Iris Contrast in Styles to bloom can vary based on various factors. Generally, it takes about 2 to 3 years for these irises to reach maturity and produce their first blooms. However, once established, they typically bloom annually in late spring or early summer. It's important to note that the specific blooming time can also be influenced by the climate and growing conditions in your region.

    Planting Iris Contrast in Styles bulbs is a straightforward process. Start by selecting a sunny location with well-drained soil. Dig a hole that is deep enough to accommodate the bulb, usually around 4 inches deep. Place the bulb in the hole with the pointed side facing up and cover it with soil, ensuring the top of the bulb is just slightly below the surface. Water the area thoroughly after planting to settle the soil. It's advisable to space the bulbs about 3 inches apart to allow for proper growth and airflow.

    Iris Contrast in Styles is considered toxic to pets, including cats and dogs. The plant contains compounds that can be harmful if ingested. These compounds are primarily concentrated in the rhizomes, leaves, and flowers of the iris. Ingestion of Iris Contrast in Styles can cause gastrointestinal upset, drooling, vomiting, diarrhea, and in severe cases, more serious symptoms such as difficulty breathing or abnormal heart rhythm. It is crucial to keep pets away from this plant and seek veterinary assistance immediately if ingestion is suspected.

    When planting Iris Contrast in Styles bulbs, it is recommended to plant them at a depth of about 4 inches. This depth allows the bulbs to be adequately covered with soil while ensuring they have enough room for root development and stability. Planting the bulbs too shallowly may lead to exposure and potential damage, while planting them too deeply can hinder their emergence and growth. It's essential to follow the recommended depth to promote healthy growth and encourage the bulbs to produce beautiful blooms in the following seasons.

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