|ORIGIN: China, Japan
PLANT: Clumping perennial with
iris-like foliage; height to 36"
WATER: Keep on the drier side
once established. Doesn't like wet
LIGHT: Full sun
COLD TOLERANCE: 10 degrees
FLOWER: Peach with darker
'freckles'. Flowers last one day but
bloom in succession for weeks.
Borne on tall thin stem. Flowers held
high above the foliage.
SEASON OF BLOOM: Summer and
USES: Middle of the border, en
masse, container plant.
OTHER: The seed pod gives this
plant it's common name for when it
splits open the cluster of round,shiny
black seeds have the appearance of
|Flowers & Foliage
|Open Seed Pod