Iris sib. Swans in Flight 11 cm Pot
Iris are a clump forming perennials that nowadays tends to get forgotten about. They have lovely strap like green foliage and on upright, sometimes arching stems are beautiful flowers that have mainly 3 petals around the centre, sometimes they are even bearded.
Iris sib. Swans in Flight have pure white flowers with green foliage. Height 60/70cm
The name Iris is taken from the Greeks and means rainbow as there are so many different colour variations and varieties. Iris are easy to grow and tend to like it on the damp side in sun or semi shade. If you choose the right variety they are ideal for ponds as the roots can improve the water by consuming all the nutrient pollution. Iris flowers can be used in aromatherapy - so after a hard days working pick a few flowers and then relax and the iris will do its magic.