Many beginning flower growers ask: "What to do if the irises ceased to blossom." When to change them? ".
Buying a perennial plant,be sure to examine the rhizome. If it is strongly developed and on a radical rosette of 6-7 leaves, you can safely carry it home - it will show bright flowers next summer. Such a plant must necessarily take root, because the root system is sufficiently branched and therefore will ensure its full nutrition. If you like handsome Iris, growing and caring for them will not cause any special problems. You need to know that these perennials do not like to grow on the south side, but they do not endure penumbra. It is good, if the sun illuminates them before noon, and in the second half of the day scattered sunlight is recommended. Such conditions contribute to the formation of buds, otherwise - from the root rosette only leaves grow.
Care of irises and correct transplantation
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Bearded irises, when transplanted they are taken ona new place, very sensitive to this react. When transplanting, you need to properly place the root system. If it is very hard to cut the root in the ground, it can corrupt. Then the plant will die or not bloom at all. Therefore, follow the recommendations below when planting irises. So, on both sides of the intended place, where the bush will be planted, in parallel to each other dig a shallow trench. Take the bush of iris and put it in the middle, and put the roots in the dug holes. Thus, you prevent root injuries, and plant the plant properly.
Siberian tangents like light, neutralregarding the acidity of the soil. If you want the buds on the stems to form as much as possible, do not forget to feed your handsome men with phosphorus-potassium mineral fertilizers. Categorically avoid organic, as it threatens the appearance of diseases in plants. Your garden will be bright with bright colors of irises if you study all the "whims" of this exotic plant, represented by a variety of Dutch varieties.