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Iris foetidissima (stinking iris)

Iris foetidissima plants (Gladwyn or stinking iris) from Hallson Gardens: We ship Iris foetidissima while dormant in April and May. They are divisions from field grown clumps, freshly dug and shipped bare root.

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Iris foetidissima

Pronunciation: EYE-riss Common Name: Gladwyn or stinking iris
Bloom Time: Summer with fall seeds Light: Part sun to dappled shade
Soil: Average to rich, moist but well-drained Moisture: Average, drought tolerant
Zones: 5 - 9 Iris foetidissima Planting Instructions


Iris foetidissima

Iris foetidissima is a shade loving iris with small pale lavender flowers in the summer and in the fall the large seed pods open to reveal attractive orange to scarlet seeds. They grow 24" high and the foliage stays green year round.

  • Ships April to mid-May and again after mid September
  • Divisions from field grown plants, freshly dug and shipped bare root
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