Soil: Hydric (Wet) to Mesic (Medium)
Sun: Sun to part shade
Leaves: The narrow, sword-like leaves are less than 1/4″ wide. They flatten together at the base like a folding fan.
This is a North Eastern United States species. It grows nicely in the garden is non-aggressive, and is a nice Iris for use in a rain garden. This is a lovely flower for a fresh cut spring flower bouquet !
Food Uses: Poisonous.
More Info: Attractive to birds.
Name: Iris means Rainbow in Greek.