Iris Versicolor, Blue Flag

Iris Versicolor, Blue Flag
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  • Item #: WP2
  • Aquatic animal habitat support:
  • Attractive Flowers:
  • Average to moist soil:
  • Beneficial Insects:
  • Butterflies:
  • Clay Soil- High clay content, fine texture:
  • Cut Flower:
  • Deer Resistant:
  • Erosion Control:
  • FAC- Occur in wetlands and non-wetlands:
  • Flood Tolerant:
  • Full - Part Sun (6+ hours of sun):
  • High Wildlife Value:
  • Hummingbirds:
  • Loamy Soil- mostly silt, sand, some clay:
  • Moist Soil:
  • Native to Coastal Regions:
  • Native To Mountain Regions:
  • Native to Piedmont Regions:
  • Occasionally wet soil (non tidal):
  • Part Sun - Part Shade :
  • Perennial:
  • Pollinator support:
  • Salt Tolerant:
  • Sandy soil, coarse texture:
  • Songbirds:
  • Waterfowl:
  • Full Sun:
Price $4.00
5 or more $3.50 each
20 or more $2.00 each
50 or more $1.00 each
100 or more $0.80 each
Availability Out-of-Stock
Native Range: Eastern United States
Zone: 3 to 9
Height: 2.00 to 2.50 feet
Spread: 2.00 to 2.50 feet
Bloom Time: May to June
Bloom Description: Violet blue
Sun: Full sun to part shade
Water: Medium to wet
Maintenance: Low
Suggested Use: Water Plant, Naturalize, Rain Garden
Flower: Showy
Tolerate: Deer, Wet Soil
Grow in medium to wet soils in full sun to part shade. This iris may be grown in up to 2-4” of shallow standing water (muddy bottom or containers), or in moist shoreline soils or in constantly moist humusy soils of a border. 
Best grouped in sunny areas of ponds or water gardens. Also may be grown in moist border areas.

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