Iris cristata (Dwarf Crested Iris)
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Iris cristata

Dwarf Crested Iris

Low-growing, rapidly spreading plant; grows to 6-8� tall. Pale blue, lilac or lavender, with gold crests on the falls borne on very short stems, often appearing nearly stemless. Narrow, sword-shaped, yellowish-green to medium green leaves (to 6� long) arise from a network of branching rhizomes.
Height: 6-8 in
Width: 8-12 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Purple
Bloom Time: April
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 9
ITEM # CROP IMAGE SIZE CURRENT AVAIL
20771.PT 10 Flat 104
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Characteristics & Attributes

Attracts Wildlife
Attracts Hummingbirds
Attracts Pollinators
Plant Habit
Upright
Light Conditions
Sun to Part Shade
Native Plant Community
Savanna
Woodland
Flower Color
Purple
Flower Hue
Light
Flower Height
6" to 8"
Flower Type
Solitary
Foliage Color
Green
Leaf Texture
Medium
Divide
Every Third Year
Flower Form
Single
Flower Size
1"
Growth Rate
Fast
Origin
Greater Midwest