Iris chrysographes

Black Iris

Family: Iridaceae Iris

Type Perennial
USDA Hardiness range 6A - 10A
Exposure Partial shade to full sun
Bloom color Purple
Bloom time Mid Summer
Water needs Dry to moist
Landscape uses Border, massing, specimen
Height 12" to 24" / 30cm to 60cm
Spread 8" to 14" / 20cm to 35cm
Growth rate Moderate
Persistence Deciduous, broadleaf
Bloom attributes Suitable for cut flowers, fragrant flowers
Leaf color Green
Fruit color n/a
Soil pH requirements Neutral
Soil type Sandy
Form Upright or erect
Attributes and features Naturalizing