Iris versicolor
(blue flag iris)
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Category: Herbaceous Plants

Photo Credits: Sally and Andy Wasowski, Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

Height: 24 – 36 inches


Spread:  30 inches


Location: Bottom


Native Status: MN


Comments & Cautions:
best grown in moist soil; will slowly naturalize


Recommended For:

  • Bioretention and Rain Gardens

This plant prefers that the level of moisture in your soil be: Wet or Moist or Average

This plant prefers Loam or Clay soil.

This plant DOES have a salt tolerance.


Bloom and Interest Season:

Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
June
July
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Sept
Oct
Nov
Dec

Plant Form

mound-forming, arching and upright

Foliage

blue-green narrow leaves

Flowers

violet-blue with white and yellow markings; May-July

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