‘Tipped in Blue’ has very unique coloring for a Siberian iris. Newer variety, released in 2010. Predominantly yellow with blue tips and dark blue veins.
Blooming in late spring to early summer’. Equally at home in the flower border, or a moist (even bog) garden.
Iris Sibirica (Siberian Iris): Tall clumping Iris with narrow upright foliage. More delicately flowered than Bearded Iris, Siberians are very adaptable and easy to grow. Generally pest free and blooms early summer. Excellent for vertical effect in the landscape.
Flower Description: Large, 5-6 inch, yellow/blue bicolor flowers. Long bloom time.
Light Requirement: Full Sun to Partial Shade.
Soil Type: Plants prefer moist, slightly acidic, well-drained soil, but can also tolerate drier soil.
Hardiness Zones: 4,5,6,7,8,9,10
Attributes: Deer Resistant, Showy Flower, Cut Flower, Attracts Hummingbirds, Drought Tolerant, Large Flower, Rebloom, Long Bloom, Bicolour Flower
Care: Easy Care, Remove spent blooms consistently; Bearded Irises will flower sequentially on buds spaced along the stems. After blooming is finished, cut flower stems down at their base