A miniature plant for the rockery. The yellow form.
This dwarf rhizomatous iris is native to eastern Europe, from the Balkans to Turkey. A hardy perennial that likes poor, dry, gravelly soils.
The arched (falcate) leaves grow in a circle with the flowers erect above the foliage. Iris suaveolens is a perfect plant to grow in a trough or in a rockery (scree, crevice).
Grow in the sun in ordinary soil, which can be poor and dry.
Too much moisture will cause the rhizome to rot in winter. For healthy flowering, the rhizome must be showing above the substrate.
Synonym: Iris mellita
- 0,5L pot
- Hardiness zones : zone 6-10
- Height: 10 to 30cm
- Plant spacing: 30 cm
- Flower colour: yellow
- Flowering period: spring flowers
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