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Iris pallida 'Variegata' /Variegated Sweet Iris, Dalmatian Iris

Iris pallida 'Variegata'  / Iris pallida 'Variegata'
Has striking variegated foliage and lavender-blue flowers
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Has striking variegated foliage and lavender-blue flowers

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Scientific Name: Iris pallida 'Variegata'
Common Name: Variegated Sweet Iris, Dalmatian Iris
Plant Type:
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 4, 5, 6, 8, 9 Determine Your Zone
Height: 2- 5 feet
Spread: 1-2 feet
Bloom time: Spring
Flower color: Blue
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Landscape Categories: Plants with Fragrance
Comments: Is almost evergreen where winters are mild, but dies to the ground elsewhere. This selection is highly prized for its fragrant violet-blue flower and its strikingly showy tri-colored foliage. Wiull grow in more shade than other iris. Divide clumps in late swummer every three years to keep healthy and flowering.