Iris sibirica 'Ruffled Velvet'
Common name: Siberian Iris 'Ruffled Velvet'
Clumps of grass-like foliage with deep purple flowers in early to mid-summer.
Plant by Lilac 'Miss Kim' for a beautiful display of color.
Use in beds and borders. Great cut flowers. Attracts butterflies. Deer resistant.
Can be planted near black walnut trees as they are not affected by juglone.
Exposure: Full sun to part
Photos credit & courtesy of Walters Gardens, Inc.