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Iris ruthenica Nana

SKU: irruna
A dwarf species from China with rich deep green leaves and purple flowers in early summer.
Family: Iridaceae
Flower Colour: Purple
Flowering Season: Spring
Origin: Asia
Preferred Conditions: Moist, well drained soil
Preferred Aspect: Full sun
Additional Feature: Evergreen foliage
Price: £4.00
Iris ruthenica Nana
Iris ruthenica Nana
Product Details
A robust but very dwarf evergreen perennial with rich green spear shaped leaves held very much erect. Each leaf arises from a swollen horizontal rhizome in mid spring. This species reaches a height of around 20 cms in height.
Flowers are held on short stems, each bearing one or two flowers and lasting for several weeks each. Colour is a rich deep purple with a white or yellowish honey mark.
Easy in a moist but well drained soil and ideal proportions for a trough or sink garden.