Add to GuideAsk a Question
To Top

Winterizing Bearded Irises

Category Bulbs
Bearded irises can need special winter care depending on the the severity of your winter. This guide is about winterizing bearded irises.


Ask a QuestionHere are the questions asked by community members. Read on to see the answers provided by the ThriftyFun community or ask a new question.

By 0 found this helpful
September 8, 2009

Should bearded irises be mulched for the winter?

Hardiness Zone: 6b

By Teri Sonier from Shrewsbury, MA


September 9, 20090 found this helpful

I have iris and do not mulch them. Their bulbs show a little above the ground as is natural and I've never lost any from exposure to our zone through the winter and had a lot to transplant this year.

Reply Was this helpful? Yes
September 11, 20090 found this helpful

There very winter hardy plants indeed I do mulch mine with mowed over leaves though out the year here in Zone 6 I have a very shady spot where I store my extras these ones don't flower at all from the lack of sun but they still grow and they don't get any winterizing in that area.

Reply Was this helpful? Yes
Answer this Question...
Related Content
Home and Garden Gardening BulbsMay 7, 2012
Christmas Ideas!
New Years Ideas!
Ask a Question
Share a Post
Desktop Page | View Mobile

Disclaimer | Privacy Policy | Contact Us

© 1997-2017 by Cumuli, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Published by .

Generated 2017/12/09 07:58:55 in 1 secs. ⛅️️ ⚡️
Loading Something Awesome!