Ixia advice dentretien

L’ixia is a wonderful perennial flowering which is just as remarkable.

Must bulb flower gardens, it is easy’maintenance.

In short, that’you should know:

Name : Ixia
Family : Iridaceae
Type : Vivace

: 30 to 40 cm
Exposure : Sunlight
Ground : Plain, rather light

Flowering : May-August

  • The most beautiful Ixias are on the guide, find them

Plantation of’ixia:

Plant the bulbs at the end of the’summer or’fall to about 10/12 cm.

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  • Plant bulbs in a clay soil or flooded

Observe spacing d’approximately 10 cm between each bulb and put at least 20 bulbs per location, this gives a very beautiful decorative effect.


Remove faded flowers to as to stimulate flowering.

When the foliage is completely faded, you can delete it. It is important’expect that’he has completely turned yellow because the plant needs it to build its reserves for the next flowering.

Namely on’ixia:

Although’a priori, only Mediterranean climates are able’welcome Ixias this plant s’perfectly adapts to bright interiors.

  • Solid in hotpot or rock, it will give beautiful flowers of varying color them.

Malignant Council about the’ixia:

Flowers, cut a few stems and put them in a vase with a little foliage, the’decorative effect is guaranteed!