Hermes Tall Bearded Iris
Rare and Unique: Hermes Tall Bearded Iris
- Tall, Strong, and Unique
- Rare Copper Coloration
- Excellent Centerpiece To The Garden
- Attracts Pollinators
Of all the Iris colors and patterns, browns and coppers are often sought after most of all. And with once glance at the Hermes Tall Bearded Iris, it's easy to see why. This copper-top beauty is a herald of good news and splendid hues.
There's no Iris quite like the Hermes Iris. This mid-spring bloomer reinvents the spring garden with its Avante Garde burnt sienna hues. Each of its blooms is breathtakingly large and rich in detail. Its falls feature variations of copper with thin brown veins and a golden flame. And its vibrant orange beard creates a stunning focal point.
From its undulating ruffled standards to its flamboyant style arm, this Iris is all show and style. Its striking appearance offers hours of examination and adoration.
To make the most of this ravishing Iris, you'll want to plant several together. You'll want to place this stylish flower where it can be appreciated day after day. Consider using this stunner as a one-of-a-kind border or as a spectacular feature in your cottage garden. Because of its ability to thrive in low-moisture soil, it also makes a dramatic addition to your rock garden.
No matter where this brilliant Iris ends up in your garden, it's sure to be a favorite among the butterflies and bees. Just provide it with full or partial sun and plant it roots-down on a small mound of soil, then cover its roots to just below the top of its rhizome. For best protection, cover it with mulch in late fall after it's established.
Don't be shy about how much you love the Hermes Tall Bearded Iris. It surely isn't bashful, and its unique color is ready to call out to the neighbors, announcing your impeccable taste. Order now!
Information About Bare Root Iris
Bare root Iris are shipped as nice fresh cut divisions with two to three fans of green tops. Keep in mind each Iris variety can have slightly different sized roots.
When planting, make sure 1/3rd of the rhizome is exposed to sunlight with the roots buried underneath. Note, it's best to cover the rhizome with a thin layer of mulch or leaves to protect it during the coldest months but make sure to uncover in the spring.
Buying Options for Plants
Nature Hills sells a large variety of plants with several options available. Plants are offered in both potted containers and as dormant bare root without soil. Here is a helpful resource to understand your options as you create a beautiful landscape with help from Nature Hills.
Ever wonder what a larger plant will mean for your landscape? Container Sizes are really all about the age of the plant!
Seasonally, Nature Hills offers hand selected, high quality bare root trees, shrubs and perennials. Bare root plants are sold by height from the top of the root system to the top of the plant. Plants may be taller than the height minimums.
- Popular sizes of select trees are 1 foot, 2 feet, 3 feet, etc.
- Popular sizes of select bare root plants is 1 foot, 18 inches, etc.
Nature Hills Container Size by Volume
|Young Plants to 18 Months|
|2"x2"x3"||Ranges from||.18 to .21 dry quarts / .198 to .23 dry liters in volume|
|4.5" Container||Equal to||.65 dry quart / .72 dry liter in volume|
|Sprinter Pot||Equal to||.63 dry quart / .69 dry liter in volume|
|4" Container||Ranges from||.31 to .87 / .35 to .96 dry liter in volume|
|6" Container||Equal to||1.4 dry quarts / 1.59 dry liters in volume|
|1 Quart||Equal to||1 dry quart / 1.1 dry liter in volume|
|5.5" Container||Equal to||1.89 of a dry quart / 2.08 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x5"||Ranges from||.8 to 1.1 dry quarts / .88 to 1.2 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x6"||Ranges from||1.0 to 1.3 dry quarts / 1.1 to 1.41 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x9"||Ranges from||1.1 to 2.1 dry quarts / 1.2 to 2.3 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x10"||Ranges from||1.7 to 2.3 dry quart / 1.87 to 2.53 dry liters in volume|
|Plants 18 Months - 2.5 Years Old|
|2 Quart||Equal to||2 dry quarts / 2.2 dry liters in volume|
|#1 Container||Ranges from||2.26 to 3.73 dry quarts / 2.49 to 4.11 dry liters in volume|
|5"x5"x12"||Equal to||3.5 to 4.3 dry quarts / 3.85 to 4.74 dry liters in volume|
|Plants 2 - 4 Years Old|
|#2 Container||Ranges from||1.19 to 1.76 dry gallons / 5.24 to 7.75 dry liters in volume|
|#3 Container||Ranges from||2.32 to 2.76 dry gallons / 10.22 to 12.16 dry liters in volume|
|Plants 3 - 5 Years Old|
|#5 Container||Ranges from||2.92 to 4.62 dry gallons / 12.86 to 20.35 dry liters in volume|
|#7 Container||Ranges from||5.98 to 6.08 dry gallons / 26.34 to 26.78 dry liters in volume|
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|Botanical Name||Iris germanica 'Hermes'|
|Mature Height||32 inches|
|Mature Spread||12 - 18 inches|
|Sun Exposure||Full Sun, Partial Shade|
|Soil Type||Well Drained|
|When To Prune||Late Autumn|