Iris cristata (Crested Iris)

(Lady Calamus)

Dwarf iris with blue violet flowers with white splotches and gold crest on each fall. Height 6-8″.

Dwarf iris with blue violet flowers with white splotches and gold crest on each fall. A great groundcover with a woodland area. Height 6-8".

Iris cristata attracts bees and hummingbirds to the garden. Prefers moist, humus rich well drained soil. Will tolerate some sun with moist soil. Drought tolerate when established. Deer resistant.

  • USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 4-9
  • Exposure: Full Shade, Part Shade
  • Bloom Time(s): April-May