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Native - American

Iris fulva

Copper Iris

Plant Type: Native - American
Exposure: Sun Tolerant  Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade  
FULL sun to MORNING sun/AFTERNOON shade

Unusual copper color flower is a beardless variety native to swamps and wetlands. Flowers appear in May and June on tall scapes. Bright green foliage is sword shaped. Pollinated by hummingbirds.


Height

24-36"

Spread

12-24"

Growth Habit

FILLER (mounded)

Landscape Application:

Provides vertical accent to moist perennial border and water margins.

Iris fulva Plant Care:

Prefers full sun in moist, slightly acidic, organically rich soil. Tolerates wet clay soil and bogs.

USDA Hardiness Zone: Zone 4 (-30/-20F)

Copper Iris Merit Awards and Special Collections

Copper Iris Characteristics & Attributes

Season of Interest

MIDSEASON (May-June)

Mid Season (May - June)
Soil Moisture Needs

Moderate to high soil moisture.

Moderate
Moist
Special Benefits
Bog
Nature Attraction
Hummingbirds
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
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