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Iris cristata 'Powder Blue Giant'


Iris cristata 'Powder Blue Giant' has 3 inch wide flowers of light blue with golden crests and deep blue accents.

Iris cristata 'Powder Blue Giant' is considerably huskier and more vigorous than the species. It produces 3 inch wide flowers of light blue with golden crests and deep blue accents. Vigorous and easy to grow! It is great along the woodland path or in front of shrubs. Divide every other year and protect from slugs when foliage is first emerging.

Common Name: Crested Iris

Family: Iridaceae (The Iris Family)

Zone Hardiness: 5-8

Light: Part Sun, Part Shade

Height: 4-8"

Width: 8-12"

Primary Bloom Colour: Blue

Secondary Bloom Colour: White/Cream

Class: Deciduous

Type: Perennial

Bloom Time: Spring

Soil Moisture: Moist

Stem Colour:

Fragrance: No



Deer Resistant: Unknown

BC Native: No

Native Habitat: Rich woods, wooded bottoms and ravines, usually in calcareous soils.

Award: AGM

Geogrpahical Origin: Americas - North America

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