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Iris 'Double Lament'
common name: Dwarf Bearded Iris
poisonous or irritant
dry soil, moist soil
preferred soil pH: neutral-acid
minimum temp: -18°C
USDA zone: 7 to 9
Attractive, short growing, rhizomatous, dwarf bearded variety producing relative large, dark velvety violet-purple flowers with purple and gold beards. Stiff blade-like grey-green leaves.
Well drained, preferably neutral to slightly acid soil in full sun. Rhizomes should be partially exposed and flowering is best in areas with long warm summers. Divide clumps when congested.
Raised by J.D. Taylor, introduced 1969