Iris ensata ‘Variegata’

(Variegated Japanese Iris)


$11.95


Hardiness Zones:

 4a  4b  5a  5b  6a  6b  7a  7b  8a  8b

Quick Overview:

The perfect plant in moist borders, at the edge of pools or streams, or even in pots plunged halfway to the rim in ponds. Variegated foliage will brighten any pond setting.  Makes a great addition to the perennial garden or containers as well.

Description

Easily grown in average, medium to wet soils in full sun to part shade. Loves acidic, organically rich, saturated, moisture-retentive soils. During the growing season, it thrives in standing water (up to 6” deep).  (Courtesy of Missouri Botanical Gardens Plant Finder)

Additional information

Common Name

Variegated Japanese Iris

Botanical Name

Iris ensata 'Variegata'

Container/Amount

1 gallon

Evergreen or Deciduous

Deciduous

Hardiness Zone

4a, 4b, 5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b

Growth Rate

Average

Light Requirements

Part-sun, Sun

Height

18-24"

Width

12-18"

Soil Condition

Average to Wet Soils

Water Needs

Average to wet

Blooming Period

Spring

Flower Color

purple

Fragrance

No

Foliage Color

variegated

Deer Resistant

Yes

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