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Iris pseudacorus 'Variegata' ()

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This yellow flag cultivar is a rhizomatous perennial iris which grows in expanding clumps to 2-4� (occasionally to 5�) tall. Plant height is directly proportional to the amount of soil moisture. Spring is the peak ornamental time for this plant: newly emerging, sword-shaped, linear, green leaves are variegated with bright yellow striping and yellow irises (2-5� across) with brown markings on the falls bloom on rigid, upright scapes. Leaf variegation tends to fade by summer. (http://www.missouribotanicalgarden.org/)

Photo credit: Walter's Gardens

Zone: 4
Exposure: SunPartial Shade
Height x Width: 24-36" x 12-24"
Flower Color: 
Bloom Time: Spring-Summer
Category: Perennial
Notes: Tolerates wet conditions.


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