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Iris Louisiana hybrid /Louisiana Hybrid Iris

Iris Louisiana hybrid  / Iris Louisiana hybrid
Deep blue flower and foliage
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Deep blue flower and foliage

Flowers and foliage

Grow the Louisiana irises where they receive four to six hours of sunlight each day

A white iris growing on the edge of a shallow body of water, a perfect place for them to thrive and multiply

Louisiana irises come in a multitude of colors with new colors being introduced every year

A well established colony of blue Louisiana irises growing in Lafayette, LA at the tourist welcome center

A very fine white selection

A bi-color Louisiana iris

A pair of white flowers

A colony of reds growing adjacent to a pond

A naturalized clump of iris

Several colors growing together in shallow water

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Scientific Name: Iris Louisiana hybrid
Common Name: Louisiana Hybrid Iris
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 Determine Your Zone
Height: 1-2 feet
Spread: 1-2 feet
Bloom time: Spring
Flower color: Various
Fruit present: Fall
Fruit color: Green
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun, Filtered Shade
Drainage: Well drained, Moist, Wet
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Landscape Categories: Deer Resistant-Tolerant Plants
Plants That Attract Hummingbirds
Comments: There are many named varieties of Louisisna irises. Have a wide range of flower colors including white, pink, blue, red, purple and bicolors. They make fine water plants and love aquatic or bog conditions.