Dwarf Arctic Iris

Dwarf Arctic Iris

Iris setosa var. arctica

$15.00

This dwarf variety is short with low tufts of bright green, grassy sword-like foliage. Loads three-petaled of lavender-blue blooms with silvery-white veining rise above in late spring.

TYPE Perennial SUN Full Sun
HEIGHT 0.5 ft SOIL Moist
SPREAD 1 ft FLOWER Summer, Blue
ZONE 2 FRUIT Non-edible
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Latin Name: Iris setosa var. arctica
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Growth Rate:

Medium growth rate

Foliage:

Tall, clumping, narrow green foliage

Deer/Rabbit:

Rabbit resistant

Applications:

Used as a border plant, edging or in a mass planting

Xeriscape:

Xeriscape

Native:

Native

Other:

Heavy feeder - requires fertilizer in early spring

Ornamental Features:

Blooms in summer

Sun:

Plant in a full sun location

Drainage:

Requires average moist conditions

Drought Tolerance:

Considered to be drought tolerant

Maintenance:

Low maintenance

Pruning:

Cut back in late fall for winter preparation

Clump Division:

Can be divided in early fall, every 3-4 years

Edible/Medicinal Uses:

CAUTION: Harmful if eaten

Disclaimer:

DISCLAIMER: The information presented here regarding edible/herbal/medicinal uses is for informational purposes only. Always consult a physician or other qualified health professional prior to ingesting any plant not sold expressly for its edibility

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#1 Pot