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Blue Flag Iris Plants

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The Blue Flag Iris is an herbaceous perennial that blooms in May and June each year. It has distinctive violet-azure flowers and can reach a maximum height and spread of two and a half feet. This showy flower is resistant to deer and rabbits. It can grow in shade and sunny conditions, making it a versatile ornamental perennial.

Blue Flag Iris Loves Wetlands

A member of the Iridaceae family, the perennial is known to be native to the eastern portions of the United States. This hardy perennial goes by its formal horticultural name of Iris Versicolor. It is regularly used for naturalizing areas and will flourish in low wet spots. It is beautiful to bees, butterflies, hummingbirds, and other songbirds.

Blue Flag Iris Has Sword Like Blue-Green Foliage

It's comprised of distinctive sword-like azure-green foliage. This plant's stems are crowned with delicate bluish flowers at their apexes. The flowers can range from a light to a deep tone depending on the specific variety. Inside the flower, whitish-yellow markings create a unique, colorful contrast.

Blue Flag Iris Is Easy To Grow

An easy-to-grow option, this type is perfect for aquatic conditions where many other types can't grow. Its striking colors will surely bring brightness to any location you choose. With a rhizome makeup, it will spread quickly in different soil conditions. It's considered to be a moderate grower.

Blue Flag Iris Is A Great Foliage Plant

Used as an excellent foliage type, the Blue Flag Iris has luscious azure-green leaves from early spring to late fall. It will go dormant when frosty winter weather arrives. However, you'll see this perennial grow back up in the early spring to bring beauty to your chosen landscape.