What to Do With Iris Bulbs After They Bloom

Cut the iris blooms but leave the stalks to feed the rhizomes until it gets cold; then cut down the stalks and divide the rhizomes for the next season's bloom.

Keywords: Dutch Iris, iris bulbs, bulb care

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Thomas K. Arnold is the publisher and editorial director of "Home Media Magazine" and a regular entertainment contributor to various publications including "USA Today," "The Hollywood Reporter" and "San Diego Magazine." He has written travel stories for "San Diego Magazine," the "San Diego Union" and the Copley News Service. Arnold attended San Diego State University.