Will moles eat iris bulbs?

Answer Moles do not eat bulbs. Their diet consists of insect grubs, earthworms and small invertebrates. The damage they can do to plants and bulbs has to do with their burrowing activities, which can caus... Read More »

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How to Dry & Store Iris Bulbs?

Irises are cold, hardy flowering plants. Their bulbs, technically known as rhizomes, can be dug and stored if needed for transplanting or to take them with you on a move. Though they rarely if eve... Read More »

How do I thin iris bulbs?

LiftThin or divide irises with rhizomes from late July through September. A rhizome is a long tuber-like structure that the iris grows from. Divide bulb-type irises in October. Divide irises every ... Read More »

How to Keep Iris Bulbs Indoors?

Keeping iris bulbs indoors is sometimes a necessity, depending on the winter conditions where you live. Some iris bulbs are not frost tolerant and require a little extra care during winter. Prepari... Read More »

When can you divide iris bulbs?

On One Hand: Irises can be Divided AnytimeIrises are a very sturdy plant that can withstand a lot. If you are relocating, or desperately need to divide the irises for some reason, do so. If you can... Read More »