Common Name: Tall Bearded Iris Iris Blatant

Height:36.0 Inches

Spread:12.0-18.0 Inches

Hardiness Zones:3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10


Flower Color:Yellow ShadesRed shadesMulticolored

Foliage Color:Green shades

Sunlight:Full Sun (> 6 hrs. Direct Sun)Part Shade (4-6 hrs. Direct Sun)

Water Requirements:Low Water NeedsAverage Water Needs


Soil Quality:Average Soil Quality

Soil Chemistry:Neutral Soil (pH = 7.0)Alkaline Soil (pH > 7.0)

Bloomtime:Late SpringEarly SummerRebloomer

Attracts Wings:Bee Friendly

Critter Resistant:Deer ResistantRabbit Resistant


Seasonal Interest:Dried Seed Heads

Growth Rate:Medium

Garden Style:CottageEclecticWater GardenWoodland Shade

Other Features:Border PlantCut FlowerCut FoliageDried FlowerDrought TolerantFragrant FlowersFragrant FoliageMass PlantingSalt TolerantSpecimenFocal Point

Origin:Not Native to North America


A beautiful bicolor Iris that will rebloom later in the season for zones 5 and higher. Canary yellow standards contrast nicely with its deep magenta falls.

No garden would be complete without Tall Bearded Irises. Though they have been grown for decades, new and improved hybrids continue to be developed every year and fabulous color combinations have been achieved. They are wonderful accent plants for late spring gardens.