Iris verna var. smalliana

dwarf iris

Iridaceae


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Plant Specifics

Form: flower
Life Span: long-lived perennial
Size: Height: to 1 ft    Width: to 0.5 ft
Flower Color: flower color   flower color      blue,purple
Phenology: winter dormant
Noted for: Showy flowers

Landscaping

Recommended Uses: Casual shade garden. It spreads, so eventually acts as a groundcover.
Availability: Seed, Friends
Light: light requirement   light requirement  
Moisture Tolerance:
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Salt Tolerance: Not salt tolerant
Soil or other substrate: Sand, loam
Soil pH Range: Acidic

Ecology

Distribution and Planting Zones

Natural Range

USDA Zones:

Map is based on minimum winter temperatures

Suitable to grow in:
   

Other

Other Comments: Noted for fragrance.