Iris forrestii

Iris-forrestii

Forrest’s Iris, Iris forrestii, is a rarely offered Siberian iris grows to 16” tall and has mildly scented, yellow flowers with purple-brown veins in spring. Grow in sun to part shade in moderately fertile, moist soil. Does best in our gardens when grown in partial shade and protected from hot afternoon sun. A native to mountain areas in Yunnan, Sichuan & Burma where it grows in moist sites. Hardy to -20 degrees F. Iridaceae

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