Iris 'Eyebright' (Iris 'Eyebright')
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'Eyebright' ~ 'Eyebright' is an herbaceous perennial with an erect habit. Its sword-shaped leaves are light-green. In spring and summer it bears bright golden-yellow and orange flowers with brown lines on the petals.
Plant in well-drained, neutral to slightly acid loam in full sun.
RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)
Cottage/Informal, Flower Arranging, Beds and borders, Wallside and trellises, Coastal, City
Exposed or Sheltered
May be subject to a virus.
Cut back after flowering to keep tidy.
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Iris 'Eyebright' is:
Orange, Brown, Golden-yellow in Spring; Brown, Golden-yellow, Orange in Summer
Green in Spring; Green in Summer; Green in Autumn
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