Iris Plants
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transplanting iris

Zone northwest Alabama | Anonymous added on April 30, 2016 | Answered

When you transplant iris, do you cut them short? Leaves on iris are sort of droopy.

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on April 30, 2016

Yes, you do trim iris leaves back when transplanting. You trim them back to 6-9" tall. More information can be found here:
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/bulbs/iris/dividing-transplanting-iris.htm

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