Photo Courtesy of Paridon Horticultural

Iris germanica Clarence (Tall Bearded Iris)

This perennial features large flowers sporting violet-tinted white standards and pale violet-blue falls and a creamy beard, with ruffled edges on tall slender stalks with narrow, sword-shaped green leaves. Fast growth rate.

Blooms late spring-early summer
2-3 ft tall x 1-2 ft spread
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Deer and rabbit resistant
Drought tolerant
Salt tolerant


Zone Zone 3
Exposure Full Sun
Moisture Moderate Moisture