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Iris Bed or Mixed Bed

Posted by mary_max 5 (My Page) on
Tue, Jul 16, 13 at 18:57

Do you grow your irises in a separate bed just for iris bulbs or do you put them in a mixed bed? Just wondering ! :)


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My tall beardeds are in with roses and drought resistant perrenials. This was the 1st year there was simultaneous bloom! (with the roses). Exciting.


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Mine are mixed in with other perennials and roses too. I have one bed in my veggie garden for irises that I have no place for, but I move those into the garden as soon as I find a spot.


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Bearded are in their own bed. In this climate, they do not play well with other plants.

Siberians are in mixed beds.


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I have both, my iris only beds are bordered by dayliles.


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