Iris chrysographes 'Black Form'
Black Iris, Black-flowered Iris
- Main interest:
- deep purple, almost black, showy flowers
- full sun to partial shade
- Soil humidity:
- moist soil
- Growth type:
- slow running
- Flower colour:
- deep indio violet, almost black
- Mildly fragrant
- Flowering period:
- May to June
- USDA Hardiness:
- zone 4a: -34.5 °C (-30 °F) View Zone Map
- Mature height & width (max.):
- height: 1.5 ft (0.45 m) width: 1.5 ft (0.45 m)
- borders, garden accent, specimen, cut flowers
Add some uniqueness to your garden with the Black Iris. The striking deep indigo-violet flowers look almost black and stand above grey-green narrow leaves. This Black-flowered Iris is mildly fragrant. It is ideal in the front of a garden, borders, containers, and as cut flowers in arrangements.
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Also known as: Gold-vein Iris