Lord of Rings Tall Bearded Iris
Rule All Lord of Rings Tall Bearded Iris
- Unique Color Combination and Pattern
- Gold, Burgundy, and Brown Blooms
- Attracts Pollinators
This epic Iris will leave you murmuring "my precious" and searching your garden for room to plant more. The Lord of the Rings Tall Bearded Iris is as magical and fantastic as its name implies. All it takes is one bloom for an epic saga of love and excitement to begin.
The Lord of the Rings Tall Bearded Iris's coloration is both earthy and otherworldly simultaneously. We know this sounds like a paradox, but with its unique mixture of browns, burgundies, and golds, you'll feel like you're transported to Middle Earth.
What makes the Lord of the Rings Iris a favorite among Iris collectors is the way its colors blend. Each bloom is both unique and stunning. This Iris features tan to yellow standards, streaked with burgundy and glowing honey-yellow falls with brown to burgundy margins.
The Lord of the Rings Iris's story doesn't end there. Many come back to life by reblooming as summer transforms to fall.
You won't be the only one to become immersed in the story of this brilliant Iris. Bees and butterflies also like to take a trip to visit this precious pretty.
This fragrant Iris is sure to impress in a wide array of roles in the garden. Add excitement by using it as a border with other Irises. Or enjoy a journey every time you step outside by planting them in your garden beside your porch, patio, or deck. Just provide them with partial or full sunshine and well-drained soil. Plant them in fall with the top of their rhizome exposed, cover with mulch for winter protection, and once spring arrives, let the journey begin!
You don't have to speak Elvish or fight orcs to own the Lord of the Rings Tall Bearded Iris. Just added it to your cart and checkout. It even comes with the magical ability to ward off Balrogs. 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 'Lord of Rings'|
|Mature Height||36 inches|
|Mature Spread||12 - 18 inches|
|Sun Exposure||Full Sun, Partial Shade|
|Soil Type||Well Drained|
|Flower Color||Red, Yellow, Brown|
|When To Prune||Late Autumn|