Ixia 'Rose Emperor' has bright pink flowers with darker centres.
Ixia 'Rose Emperor' has bright pink flowers with darker centres. Wand flowers are exotic South African iris relatives that produce spikes of beautiful flowers in a range of bold colours. Considerable disagreement exists online as to hardiness but it seems that bulbs should be hardy in free-draining soils in zone 8 and, if mulched, in zone 7. In colder regions grow in a container and bring into a frost free location for winter.
Common Name: Wand Flower - [Summer B&B Pre-Order]
Family: Iridaceae (The Iris Family)
Zone Hardiness: 7-10
Light: Full Sun, Part Sun
Primary Bloom Colour: Pink
Secondary Bloom Colour:
Bloom Time: Early Summer
Soil Moisture: Average
Deer Resistant: Unknown
BC Native: No
Geogrpahical Origin: Europe and Africa - Southern Africa and Madagascar
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