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Crested Iris

Botanical Name
Iris cristata
Hardiness
Zones 3 to 9
Height
6 inches
Flowers
Early spring: blue or white
Light
Full to part sun
Soil
Well-drained (can take wet soils with drainage)
Planting & Care
  • Avoid excess fertile soils
  • When growing in full sun, keep soil constantly moist
Problems
Slugs
Varieties
  • Alba - white
  • Shenandoah Sky - pale blue - 6"
  • Summer Storm - deep blue - 6"

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