Dwarf Crested Iris Plant

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$5.99
Color
Blue, Purple/Lavender,
Categories
Perennials
Color
Blue, Purple/Lavender,
Bloom Season
Spring, Summer,
Bloom Season
Spring, Summer,
Height At Maturity
Under 3 Feet
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Ships
Year Round
Exposure
Sun And Shade,
Usage
Flower Gardens And Beds, Border Plants, Flowering,
Usage
Flower Gardens And Beds, Border Plants, Flowering,
Usage
Flower Gardens And Beds, Border Plants, Flowering,
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Reviews (14)

  • 5
    Dwarf Crested Iris Plant

    Posted by Walter H on 29th May 2020

    Arrived in good shape, planted as instructed, they won’t bloom until next spring since I had to plant them before fall and keep them alive till then.

  • 5
    Can't wait till these come to bloom...planted along my rock garden stones!

    Posted by Elizabeth Bonnet on 18th May 2020

    Am happy with everything I purchased at TN Nursery

  • 5
    Crested Iris Plant

    Posted by Benny Christenson on 26th Aug 2019

    Looks great in my yard! Very pleased with this plant.

  • 5
    Crested Iris Plant

    Posted by Vickie Delayn on 26th Aug 2019

    The blooms on this plant are very unique and beautiful. Looks great in my gardens! Very pleased with this plant.

  • 5
    Crested Iris Plant

    Posted by Alice Seagroves on 26th Aug 2019

    this was a wonderful addition to my lawn

  • 5
    Crested Iris Plant

    Posted by Taylen Zane on 22nd Aug 2019

    These look great around my water garden.

  • 5
    Crested Iris Plant

    Posted by Rodney Jacobs on 22nd Aug 2019

    These are stunning.

  • 5
    Crested Iris Plant

    Posted by Danelle Ringo on 15th Aug 2019

    My plants arrived in excellent condition. They were packaged neatly. Instructions were very clear.

  • 5
    Crested Iris Plant

    Posted by Patti Hargis on 15th Aug 2019

    These plants are excellent quality. I highly recommend these.

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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

Dwarf Crested Iris – Iris cristata is a Fragrant Small Flowering Perennial

Crested Iris this is low, but rapidly, growing member of the Iridaceae family features fragrant pastel blue or lavender flowers. Tolerant to deer and drought, it grows well in zones 3 to 9 and prefers full sun to part shade. Its mature height ranges from 3 to 6 inches with sword-like leaves. This perennial is perfect for rock gardens, forest edges, or in a bed. It can also make a lovely pop of color as ground covering or to edge sidewalks.

 Dwarf Crested Iris are Very Popular Additions to your Flower Gardens

These magnificent plants can be created into beautiful and fragrant lotions and deodorants for women. They can also be transformed into essential oils that can be used in infusers to relax after a very stressful day. Dwarf Crested Iris is a perennial and is native to the eastern United States. They have 2-8 cord-like branches. The leaves are brown and sickle-shaped. These plants supply lots of beautiful color to all gardens and also work great to create decorative borders for walkways and driveways. They grow in a clumping form and has several blooms to each clump. They usually bloom from April through June each year after they are planted. They love to be located in areas that supply them with moist and well-drained soil conditions. They provide gorgeous purple blooms that are rather small compared to other iris flowers but are still spectacular. The petals have a view as they have been painted white and dark purple. The leaves on this plant are long and slender. Once these beauties are finished blooming, they can be separated and added to other areas of the garden or natural area. These plants are both natural caring and are very popular when it comes to creating beautiful flowering garden areas. These plants can also be found growing in wooded areas where the soils remain moist year round. They are beautiful when blooming and brings life and color to all fields. Crested Iris is an excellent choice when it comes to having beautiful flowering plants that do not take a lot of work.

  Crested Iris Plant 

The Crested Iris Plant is a small flower that is often seen in the northern areas of the United States and in areas where the temperatures are cooler as it tends to grow better in this kind of environment. Iris is a flower that also grows better in areas where there's more moisture. You'll often see the flower growing in areas of Missouri along rocky surfaces and the sides of mountains as well as streams and creeks. With a height that reaches almost one inch, the flower is one that often seen as a filler in gardens or along walkways. Petals on the flower can spread to about one inch as well. 

 Blooms are usually seen on the plant in April and will typically stay on the plant until late in the summer months. The blooms range from light blue to purple with a small white flower in the center. There are hints of yellow in the center, as well. Blooms on the plant resemble small swords that reach a point at the end. The Crested Iris Plant grows well in full sunlight or the shade, making it a flower that is easy to maintain in almost any growing condition.

 

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