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Scientific name: Iris sibirica    

Common name: Siberian Iris

Design Characteristics

Height  36"
Spread  18"
Form  upright
Texture  grass-like
Flower color  -variable
 -purple
 -yellow
Leaf color  green
Time of bloom  May-June

Horticultural Characteristics

Light
requirement
 full sun-part shade
Soil
requirement
 moist, humusy
Propagation
method
 division
 -infrequently
USDA Hardiness Zone   3-9

Miscellaneous

Peculiarities/Problems   
Uses  -back of border
 -wet sites
Comments  sensitive to division
 -often clumps die back in center divide
 -replant immediately