It’s Spring in the Mid-Atlantic area of the U.S. and our “Sonata in Blue” Bearded Iris are blooming! These Irises are usually light blue in color, but this year they are deep lavendar or light purple. We can only assume it is due to the abundant rains this season. If anyone knows why Bearded Irises would change color, please let us know! To learn the secret to continuous Iris blooms every year, click here.
Notice the light blue color of our “Sonata in Blue” Bearded Iris in previous years …
For the beginner gardener, Irises are very easy to plant and grow. For details on How to Plant and Grow Irises, click here.
Abundant rains have brought forth a bumper crop of “Sonata in Blue” Bearded Irises!
Check your local Home Depot, Lowes or online Burpee Gardening for their selection of Bearded Irises! To learn how to plant, fertilize and prune your way to a gorgeous garden, subscribe to our YouTube channel!