Iris japonica ‘Variegata’
Variegated Japanese Iris
Curved fans of upright evergreen leaves striped with cream add remarkable structure and depth to the shade garden. Forms dense clumps that are easily divided. Sprays of delicate, ruffled orchid-like flowers that are white with purple and yellow-gold markings bloom in late spring. Plant in sheltered areas under trees and shrubs. Also looks impressive as edging along paths and in containers.Part shade. Height 12-18”. Spread 18”. Zones 7-10.