Specie: I hollandica
Iris, Blue Diamond, Fleur-de-Lis, Flag
Name in Latin: Iridaceae
Name in English: Iris
Origin: named after the greek goddess of the rainbow
Growth Habit: perennial herbs. rhizomes
Flower: blue/violet. Long, erect flowering stems. Fan shaped containing one or more symmetrical six lobed flowers. three sepals spread or droop downwards are referred to as "falls"
Blooming Period: Spring, early summer
Leaf: basal sword shaped leaves growing in dense clumps.
line flower. Variety of use : emphasis / accent
Care and Handling
Lasting Quality: 5-7 days
Amount of water: moderate
Special handling: storage 36-38