Flag Iris Plants
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How do I deadhead flag iris after flowering?

Zone Cambridge | sally.lane6 added on June 11, 2015 | Answered

I have flag iris in my pond and want to know whether I cut down the main flowering stem or just pull off the dead flowers and leave everything else intact?

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on June 11, 2015

I deadhead the flowers as they fade. Then when all the flowers on the stem have been spent you can cut the stem from the plant.
Here is a link about growing Flag Iris.

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/bulbs/iris/growing-flag-iris-plants.htm

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