Iris virginica var shrevei (Blueflag Iris)
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Iris virginica var shrevei

Blueflag Iris

Moisture-loving Iris has fragrant blue-violet flowers with falls crested in yellow and white. Narrow bright green leaves often lie on the ground or in the water.

Height: 24-36 in
Width: 8-12 in
Soil Conditions: Moist
Flower Color: Blue
Bloom Time: June,July
Hardiness Zone: 5 TO 9
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Characteristics & Attributes for Iris virginica var shrevei

Attributes

Emergent
Fragrant Flower
Rain Garden Sun

Attracts Wildlife

Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Hummingbirds
Attracts Pollinators

Critter Resistance

Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant

Plant Habit

Upright

Light Conditions

Sun to Part Shade

Native Plant Community

Wet Prairie
Wetland

Bloom Time

June
July

Flower Color

Blue

Flower Hue

Medium

Flower Type

Solitary

Foliage Color

Green

Leaf Texture

Medium

Prune Time

Jan/Feb/March

Flower Form

Single

Growth Rate

Average