Iris germanica Deep Black is a statuesque, tall bearded flag iris with flowers of deep, rich indigo-purple and black with a delicate scent, emerging from black, purple-stained buds. The blooms, usually four to a stem, are held high above and grey-green strap-like leaves.
Plant this bulbous, herbaceous perennial in a sunny position in a large pot or en masse in the border. A great contemporary colour, with an architectural shape, to add to a modern garden.
Pot Size: 2L
Common Names: Flag Iris, Bearded Iris
Hardiness: Fuly hardy
Height and Spread: 90cm x 50cm
Preferred Soil Type: Moderately fertile, very well drained soil - add grit if necessary
Position: Full sun
Flowering Period: May – June
Please note: All parts of this plant are highly toxic if eaten.