Iris

Winter Iris
(Iris unguicularis)
Origins
Native to Mediterranean countries of Europe, Asia Minor, North Africa.
Type
Perennial (herbaceous).
Hardiness (see References, below) - Zones 7 - 9.
Bloom
Winter, Spring.
Height
Approx. 6 in (15 cm).
Cultivation
Easy to grow. Full sun, most
soils, average water needs.
Propagation
By rhizome division.
Other
Produces clamps of attractive blooms in Winter and early Spring.

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