Iris unguicularis

Category: Sun Perennials
Family: Iridaceae
Origin: Algeria
Evergreen: no
Flower Color: purple
Bloom Time: December, January
Height: 18 inches
Width: 10 inches
Exposure: sun, part sun
Irrigation: low
Cold Hardiness: 0 F
Description: During winter, find nestled in the narrow glaucous foliage gorgeous delicate purple iris flowers. Interestingly, a hard freeze may burn down the foliage, but it will continue flowering!