Iris virginica (Southern Blue Flag Iris)

(Virginica Iris)

Non-fragrant violet-blue flowers with falls that are crested with yellow and white. Height 2-3′.

Non-fragrant violet-blue flowers with falls that are crested with yellow and white. Bright medium green, sword-shaped leaves. Height 2-3'.

Prefers humus rich, medium to wet, acidic soil. Thrives in standing water up to 4″ deep during the growing season. Deer and rabbit resistant.

  • USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 5-9
  • Exposure: Full Sun
  • Bloom Time(s): June