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Coral Beads Bearded Iris
Breakers Bearded Iris
Lamb's Ears
Coral Beads Bearded Iris

Common name:Coral Beads Bearded Iris
Botanical name:Iris bearded 'Coral Beads'

This perennial will grow 1-3' high and has large green leaves with orange flowers that bloom in spring and summer.

Breakers Bearded Iris

Common name:Breakers Bearded Iris
Botanical name:Iris bearded 'Breakers'

Tall, well branched stalks are great for cutting. Dark purplish blue blooms are ruffled and profuse. Fragrant. Shipped all year.

Lamb's Ears

Common name:Lamb's Ears
Botanical name:Stachys byzantina

This tiny shrub will grow less than 1' tall and has medium-size, grayish/green leaves with blue and lavender flowers that bloom in the spring.

Managing Your Soil

Healthy soil is the cornerstone of a vibrant landscape. It provides oxygen and nutrients vital to plant growth and sustenance. It provides protection from the sun and stability for root systems.

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Designer: Anon.

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Photographer: GardenSoft

Soils and Compost:

Practice grass-cycling by leaving short grass clippings on lawns after mowing, so that nutrients and organic matter are returned to the soil.

Integrated Pest Management:

Remove irrigation water and fertilizer from areas where you don't want weeds to grow.