'Dardanus' is an exquisite Iris with lilac-purple standards and paler falls all etched with burgundy-purple veins.
'Dardanus' is an exquisite Iris with lilac-purple standards and paler falls all etched with burgundy-purple veins. This Regelio-cyclus hybrid is a cross between species of the Regelia and Onocyclus sections of the genus Iris. Must have good drainage and full sun preferring dry, baking summers and to be either dry (in coastal BC) or frozen (elsewhere) during the winter.
Common Name: Aril Iris
Family: Iridaceae (The Iris Family)
Zone Hardiness: 4-8
Light: Full Sun
Primary Bloom Colour: Purple
Secondary Bloom Colour: Burgundy
Bloom Time: Spring
Soil Moisture: Dry, Drought Tolerant
Deer Resistant: Unknown
BC Native: No
Geogrpahical Origin: Miscellaneous - Garden Origin
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