310 Commerical Street

Rockport, ME 04856


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Purple Flame Northern Blue Flag Iris

Purple Flame Northern Blue Flag Iris

Iris versicolor ‘Purple Flame’

This brilliant selection from Mt. Cuba Center will have you gasping when it emerges in early spring with its blade-like foliage aflame in shocking purple! As tolerant as the species, its best, longest foliage color show is ensured by planting with abundant moisture. A native showstopper! Blue flowers in spring.

  • »  Early foliage is purple then transitions to green
  • »  Best color achieved in moist soils
  • »  Intense blue flowers
Plant Height: 2-3 feet
Plant Spread: 2-3 feet

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