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What is this?!

Posted by furbank 7 (My Page) on
Sat, Jul 12, 14 at 15:32

Please share what you know about this root. Wondering where I should plant it :-/ Any advise is greatly appreciated. Thanking you in advance.


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RE: What is this?!

That is an iris rhizome.

Here is a link that might be useful: Iris


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RE: What is this?!

  • Posted by mxk3 z5b/6 MI (My Page) on
    Sun, Jul 13, 14 at 13:42

Yes, iris


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RE: What is this?!

Hi,

Iris is pretty tough. I have quite a few that even do well in a bed of dry soil. They root pretty close to the surface and so when they start multiplying they should be divided. With a big clump of iris, you'll often see these rhizomes right at the ground level. With any luck, you'll have flowers by next spring!

Keith


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RE: What is this?!

When you plant it, please put in the soil the other way round, so that the green side is up. ;)


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