Louisiana Iris
Iris hexagona
ORIGIN: Parent species native to southeastern United States.

TYPE: Clumping evergreen perennial with stiff, leathery, lance-like
leaves up to 2' tall. Flower stalks can reach up to 3' tall.

WATER: Constantly moist. Can be used as bog plants and grown in
shallow standing water.

LIGHT: Part shade to full sun however if in full sun will need plenty
of water.

COLD TOLERANCE:  Zones 5 - 10

FLOWER: 4" ranging from white to pink to reds to the darkest of
purples and all colors in between

SEASON OF BLOOM: Early spring, late March and into April

USES: Perennial border, bog gardens, containers