- Sun to partial sun
- Bloom early summer
- Perfect for zones 8-10
- Grow 18-24" tall
- Require well drained soil area
Dutch Iris are one of the most graceful flowers to bloom in early spring. The flowers range from light blue, yellow, what and shades of purple. Dutch iris are grown from small bulbs unlike bearded iris which are grown from rhizomes. Dutch Iris are easy to grow, perform well in rock gardens, are great for naturalizing and make rather lovely cut flowers for your favorite vase. For the best display of color and fragrance plant in large numbers, you can plant one solid color for a large color affect or mix up the varieties for a more natural look. Butch Iris blooms are simplistic in nature yet have amazing details, many having intricate marks and coloring.