dead head - Knowledgebase Question

Walkerton, IN (Zone 5B)
Question by sandy61s
June 6, 2006
Should I dead head Iris when the bloom dies?


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Answer from NGA
June 6, 2006

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Yes, iris should be deadheaded. Remove the individual bloom being sure to remove the entire flower and not just the petals. Once all the blooms on a stalk are faded, cut the bloom stalk off short at the base. Enjoy your iris!

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