Iris louisiana 'Black Gamecock' - Louisiana Water Iris - Photo courtesy of Walters Gardens, Inc.

Louisiana Water Iris

Iris louisiana 'Black Gamecock'

  • Strong growth habit
  • Large purple-black blooms with yellow signals
  • Upright slender bright green leaves
  • Bloom Time: June to July


Red, Bicoloured, Pink (pale)

80-100 cm

60-80 cm

Currently Unavailable

Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Strong growth and huge flowers characterize this plant when planted in a sunny location. This series of hybrids need constant moisture and grow best in waterlogged sites. They can be used in ponds, but should to be well-nourished. 

Additional Notes about Louisiana Water Iris:

 Derived from species that are native to Louisiana and surrounding states.