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Iris Versicolor- Blue Flag Iris

Low wholesale prices on large quantity purchases of 100+ plants
Minimum Purchase:
100 units
$5.99
Usage
Flowering, Flower Gardens & Beds,
Usage
Flowering, Flower Gardens & Beds,
Bloom Color
Blue, Purple/Lavender,
Bloom Color
Blue, Purple/Lavender,
Zone
5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Bloom Season
Summer, Spring,
Bloom Season
Summer, Spring,
Exposure
Sun & Shade,
Height At Maturity
Under 3 Feet
Ships
Year Round
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Reviews (2)

  • 5
    Blue Flag Iris

    Posted by Regina Crow on 15th Aug 2019

    These are so remarkable. Got a lot of compliments on them. Very easy to grow and care for.

  • 5
    Blue Flag Iris

    Posted by Sam Harrison on 15th Aug 2019

    Looks great in my gardens! Very pleased with this plant. Looks wonderful with other wild flowers.

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Shipping Information

We ship all plants usps priority mail. They arrive to most locations within 2-3 days. We package all plants to retain moisture to up to 10 days in transit. All plants ships from our warehouses in Tennessee. All plants are grown and shipped from out Altamont (zip) 37301 location. We do drop ship for re-sellers also for those wanting to resell our plants.

How We Protect Your Plants For Transit

All plants are dug and immediately taken to our warehouse and tera-sorb moisture retention gel is applied to the roots and then wrapped in plastic to retain superior moisture for transit. They are placed in corogated cardboard shipping boxes for protection when shipped

Upon Receipt Of Your Plants

Upon receipt of your plants, unpack and unwrap the roots and mist with water. Plant within 24-48 hours. If you can not plant within this time frame, put your plants in a cool location (ex- basement, garage or cellar) and water the roots daily. Cover them back up with the plastic so they will not dry out until you can plant them. After planted, water every evening after the sun goes down for 5 days.

Shipping Dates
Ships Year Round

Description

Iris Versicolor- Blue Flag Iris For Sale Affordable Grower Direct Prices Tennessee Wholesale Nursery

Iris Versicolor- Blue Flag Iris is a flowering plant species known by many names, such Poison Flag, Blue Flag, Larger Blue Flag, Harlequin Blueflag, and Northern Blue Flag. Regarding the name, Versicolor, it's another way of saying "variously colored."  The Iris Versicolor falls within the broader Iris flower species family and is native to Canada, North America, Europe, Russia, and Asia. It can usually be found thriving along river shores and streambanks, as well as in marshes and sedge meadows. 

Buy Affordable Quick Growing Iris Versicolor- Blue Flag Iris 

The Iris Versicolor, is a vibrant herbaceous perennial flower that typically reaches a height of no more than 31 inches or 80 centimeters. It can usually be found in rather large clumps of creeping and thick rhizomes. The stems fully upright are unwinged and possess several basal leaves of about a half inch or full centimeter in width. The sheets were taking on the appearance of an overlapping flat fan, with a crease near the midrib point. The lower portion of the plant generally takes on a bright blue color consisting of 6 petals with sepals that fan outward in two separate directions.

It is not uncommon for the flower to grow in a purple or violet shade. The greenish yellow tinted sepals are usually hairless. About the flower's inferior ovary, that is typically angled quite bluntly. The plant blooms from May to June, with the giant floating seeds appearing in the autumn season.

 

Blue Flag Iris 

The Blue Flag Iris is commonly seen in the northern states and tends to grow in a wild setting instead of being used in gardens. It's a plant that grows well near water sources and can even thrive while growing in shallow depths of water. The plant only requires a minimal amount of water for it to grow into a lush and vibrant flower. When the plant matures, it usually stands about three feet. The spread of the plant is along similar dimensions. 

 

 Partial sunlight is adequate for the Blue Flag Iris to grow. It tends to grow better when it's in rich, slightly acidic soil. When the flowers begin to bloom, you'll see that they are dark blue or violet. Zones three to nine are where the flower grows best. The flower typically grows in clumps with similar plants. The dark green leaves can see as rising upward when there are several plants together. Although the leaves of the flower are purple, there are dark yellow striations that can see if you look closely at the plant. The Blue Flag Iris has been used in medicines at times and has also been used as a trading element in the past.