University of Rhode Island

Iris versicolor

Blue Flag

Perennial with sword shaped, bright green leaves. Blue to purplish blue flowers. Grows in wet areas and in standing water. Full sun to part shade with moisture. Native to RI. 2-3' x 1-2'.

Image courtesy of Eleanor Saulys, CT. Botanical Society

Image courtesy of Janet Novak, CT. Botanical Society

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