White Flower Farm

Iris germanica 'Firebreather'

Ruffled orange blossoms with vibrant beards the color of glowing embers add a warm presence to the June border. 'Firebreather' produces numerous blossoms per stem, which look striking with Salvia x sylvestris 'May Night. An American Iris Society award winner.Iris is a large genus with upwards of 200 species, which range from inconspicuous wildlings to the extravagant Tall Bearded Iris, which we offer in fall only. Plenty of sun and well-drained soil with a pH near ntravagant Tall Bearded Iris, which we offer in fall only. Plenty of sun and well-drained soil with a pH near neutral are the primary requirements for their success. Bearded Iris are best planted in the fall because they go dormant in June and are harvested in August.For more information on growing Bearded Iris, click Growing Guide. read more