Return to the Bulbs Forum | Post a Follow-Up

 o
Why aren't my dutch iris blooming?

Posted by donnabaskets 7b-8 MS (My Page) on
Thu, Apr 10, 14 at 15:57

They have been in my beds for about four years now. The clumps are quite large. Last year they bloomed spectacularly. This year I got only four or five blooms total. Do they need to be divided? Are they like glads and poop out after a few years? Please advise.


Follow-Up Postings:

 o
RE: Why aren't my dutch iris blooming?

They keep multiplying and using up the nutrients. If they weren't stressed by drought I'd guess it's the year for replanting.


 o
RE: Why aren't my dutch iris blooming?

Well, silly me. Two weeks later, they are in full bloom. I do think I will divide them this year, though. The clumps are getting very large. Thanks, Iris gal. I'll be sure to give them a nice feed while I'm at it.


 o Post a Follow-Up

Please Note: Only registered members are able to post messages to this forum.

    If you are a member, please log in.

    If you aren't yet a member, join now!


Return to the Bulbs Forum

Information about Posting

  • You must be logged in to post a message. Once you are logged in, a posting window will appear at the bottom of the messages. If you are not a member, please register for an account.
  • Please review our Rules of Play before posting.
  • Posting is a two-step process. Once you have composed your message, you will be taken to the preview page. You will then have a chance to review your post, make changes and upload photos.
  • After posting your message, you may need to refresh the forum page in order to see it.
  • Before posting copyrighted material, please read about Copyright and Fair Use.
  • We have a strict no-advertising policy!
  • If you would like to practice posting or uploading photos, please visit our Test forum.
  • If you need assistance, please Contact Us and we will be happy to help.


Learn more about in-text links on this page here