Iris ensata Maize N Blue

Japanese Iris

Type: Perennials
Height: Medium 30-36" apart (Plant 2' apart)
Bloom Time: Early Summer to Late Summer
Sun-Shade: Full Sun
Zones: 4-9   Find Your Zone
Soil Condition: Normal, Acidic, Clay
Flower / Accent: Blue / Yellow
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep
Statuesque blue blooms are exquisitely adorned with beautifully contrasting bright yellow signals from early to late summer. Perfect for a moist border, a rain garden or near a pond or stream. Tall, dark, and handsome!

Features to Note:

  • Wet Site Tolerant
  • OK in Containers
  • Deer Resistant
  • Humidity Tolerant

Iris General Information:

Japanese Iris display some of the most spectacular flowers of all the Irises. Blooms are large, ruffled and flat in form. The last Iris to bloom-generally several weeks after the Bearded Iris. Perfect beside a stream or a pond.

Iris Plant Care:

Requires ample moisture in a slightly acid, heavy, rich soil with ample organic matter. In Spring, if rainfall is not sufficient, give extra water until bloom time. Heavy feeders, apply a balanced fertilizer such as 12-12-12 in spring just before blooming.

$14.95 ea.
(3+) $14.50 ea.
Ships: Spring 2017
Plant Code: IRMB