Southern Blue Flag Iris (Iris Virginica)

Smiling Sun Gardens

Regular price $5.00

This adaptable iris has fragrant, blue violet flowers with falls crested in yellow and white. Narrow, bright green leaves often lie on the ground in late fall and winter.
Culture: Grow in full sun in moderate to wet soil.
Use: Excellent in swales and swampy ground. Perfect along the edge of ponds.
Native Environment: Wetland / Stream Edge
Height: 15 to 40 inches
Spread: 18 to 24 inches
Plant Type: Herbaceous Perennials
Color: Blue /  Purple
Sun Exposure: Full Sun
Season of Interest: June
Soil Moisture: Moderate / High / Wet
Wildlife Benefit: Food/Pollinators
Nature Attracting: Pollinators/Beneficial Insects / Birds
Special Usage: Rain Garden / Fresh Cut Flower / Water Plant / Naturalize
Tolerate: Deer, Wet Soil