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poisonous or irritant
full sun, part shade
dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: neutral-alkaline
minimum temp: -23°C
USDA zone: 6 to 8
Early flowering dwarf, bulbous Iris, the rich blue flowers appearing from late winter onwards.
Well drained, neutral to slightly alkaline soil in a sunny position. Should be kept quite dry during the summer dormant period.
From seed, which will take about 5 years to flower, or bulbils, producing flowering plants in about 3 or 4 years.