Placed at the front of the border for easy admiration, this smaller iris has compact grassy foliage and good-sized lavender flowers with darker blue etchings. Very elegant.
Common Name: Arctic Iris
Family: Iridaceae (The Iris Family)
Zone Hardiness: 2
Light: Full Sun, Part Sun
Primary Bloom Colour: Blue
Secondary Bloom Colour: Purple
Bloom Time: Spring - Summer
Soil Moisture: Average
Deer Resistant: Unknown
BC Native: No
Native Habitat: Wet peaty meadows, riversides and open woods, sometimes also in brackish bogs and shorelines.
Geogrpahical Origin: Asia and the Pacific - Asia - China and Japan
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