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Iris 'Morea'

Dietes iridioides (Iris 'Morea')

Dietes iridioides 'Morea'(Groundcover)

Narrow leathery blades of foliage surround the delicate butterfly-like blooms of the Morea Iris. The somewhat flat blooms are a symphony of color--soft white, gold and lilac. Although each bloom lasts only one day, the plant replenishes them quickly.

Tall groundcover, grouping or accent
Small flat iris-like blooms

Height

3 Feet

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Spread

4 Feet


Growing & Maintenance Tips

Plant around bogs, a pond or irrigate, as it likes moist conditions. However, in winter don't water and protect with mulch to keep it from being winter-damaged.


USDA Hardiness Zone 8-11

Characteristics & Attributes

Exposure
Sun
Soil Moisture Preference
Average
Well-Drained
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Attributes
Focal Point
Ground Cover
Mass Planting