Iris virginica - Pale Blue Flag Iris - Chris Evans, River to River CWMA,

Pale Blue Flag Iris

Iris virginica

  • Narrow petalled pale blue flowers with creamy-yellow throats
  • Standards are larger and longer than Iris versicolor
  • Upright slender blades of bright green
  • Vigorous water-loving iris
  • Bloom Time: May to June
  • Flower Size: 8-9 cm


Blue (light)

60-90 cm

60-80 cm

Currently Unavailable

Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Best grown in wet, boggy, acidic, sandy soils, in full sun.  Use in a water garden, along streams or ponds or low-lying areas. May be grown in borders as long as the soil is kept uniformly moist. 

Additional Notes about Pale Blue Flag Iris:

Native to Ontario