Iris versicolor 'Dark Aura'
Water Iris suitable to be planted in the shallow areas of the pond with dark purple flowers. It has green leaves, narrow and sharp as high as 65 cm and blooms in May and June. Not sensitive to frost.
Iris versicolor 'Dark Aura' is a marsh iris from dark purple flowers with purple stamens and measure 10 cm wide. The leaves are smooth and narrow shaped green sword, you can reach a height of 65 cm. It blooms between May and June.
It should be planted in the lower area of the lake nestled up to 30 cm of water or along the edges but where the soil is constantly moist, especially in the warmer months, wants a neutral to slightly acidic soil and a sunny position.
All Iris versicolor are very hardy aquatic plants, tolerate temperatures down to -30 ° C.
Available from March to October.
- 70 cm
- Sun Exposure:
- Partial shade
- Planting depth from the surface of the water:
- from 0 to 30 cm
- Type of soil:
- Medium size
- USDA Zone 4b: to -31.6 °C (-25 °F)
- 7 plants per square meter.
- Bloom Time:
- May - June
- Flower Color:
- Leaf color:
- Ease of Growth: