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botanical name:
Iris sibirica 'Mrs Rowe'
Iris sibirica 'Mrs Rowe' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Siberian Iris
family:  Iridaceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 0.90m
width: 0.30m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: clump
leaf colour: green
flower colour: lilac
stem/bark: green
main season: Summer
poison symbol poisonous or irritant
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil, wet/waterlogged soil, clay soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: neutral-acid
minimum temp: -29°C
USDA zone: 5 to 8
Small, pale greyish blue-lilac flowers, but produced in great numbers. Clumps of narrow, grass-like leaves.

Best in moist well drained, neutral to slightly acid soil, will also grow in boggy conditions near water. Full sun or part shade.

By division of clumps.

other notes:
Bred by Amos Perry, 1916

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