Iris magnifica, Eremerus himalaicus

Jane McGary
Sat, 28 Mar 2009 16:39:13 PDT
David Ehrlich wrote,
At 04:02 PM 3/28/2009, you wrote:
>I need some help or maybe moral support for 
>Iris, too.  I got year old seed for 
>Irismagnifica from SIGNA last December.  I kept 
>it in the fridge until mid-January, then planted 
>it in seedling pots with artificial warmth and 
>light.  In early March, I moved the seedling flat outside.

I think you need to chill it AFTER it is planted 
and moistened. This is the typical need of plants 
from cold steppe regions. At least, that is what I do with Junos and it works.

Jane McGary

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