Photo Courtesy of Darwin Perennials

Iris germanica Pumpkin Cheesecake (Tall Bearded Iris)

This perennial features large flowers sporting pale creamy apricot standards and bright orange falls and deeper orange beards, with ruffled edges on tall slender stalks with narrow, sword-shaped green leaves. Fast growth rate.

Blooms late spring-early summer
2.5 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 to Partial Shade
Moisture Moderate Moisture