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botanical name:
Iris pallida 'Argentea Variegata'
Iris pallida 'Argentea Variegata' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Dalmatian Iris, Sweet Iris
synonyms:  Iris pallida 'Albovariegata'
family:  Iridaceae
characteristics: perennial, scented/aromatic
height: 1.20m
width: 0.30m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: spiky
leaf colour: white & green
flower colour: light blue
main season: Summer
poison symbol poisonous or irritant
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil, coastal
preferred soil pH: neutral-alkaline
minimum temp: -18°C
USDA zone: 5 to 8
description:
Rhizomatous bearded iris with pale green leaves striped with silvery-white. Branching stems carry large, scented soft blue flowers with yellow beards in late spring and early summer. Less vigorous than the species.

cultivation:
Well drained, fertile, neutral to quite alkaline soils in full sun. Grows well on rocky soils.

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