Photo Courtesy of Walters Gardens, Inc.

Iris germanica Savannah Sunset (Tall Bearded Iris)

This perennial features small flowers with pale pumpkin petals sporting bright tangerine-orange beards and ruffled edges on tall slender stalks with narrow, sword-shaped green leaves. Fast growth rate.

Blooms late spring-early summer
3 ft tall x 1-1.5 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 Low Moisture