Ocean Mist Japanese Iris - Iris ensata 'Ocean Mist'

Gorgeous upright perennial with long strap like grassy leaves. Large flat topped soft blue papery flowers with a yellow throat borne on long strong stems in late spring and summer. Great by water features, moist mixed perennial borders or in Container. A good cutflower.

Water Needs: 
High
Foliage Color: 
Green
Flower Attributes: 
Cut Flowers
Showy Flowers
Landscape Uses: 
Border
Container
Mass Planting
Wet Areas
Garden Styles: 
Modern
Traditional
Zen
Light Needs: 
Full Sun
Plant Types: 
Height: 
24-36"
Spread: 
12-24"
Flower Colors: 
Blue
Flower Seasons: 
Summer
Special Features: 
Attractive Foliage
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Hummingbirds
Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Growth Habits: 
Upright
Cold Hardiness: 
Zone 4
Average: 3 (1 vote)

Prefers rich moist soils, tolerating even wet areas until blooming finished. Let soils dry for the remainder of the growing season. Feed in spring with an all purpose fertilizer prior to new growth. Remove old blooms to promote new flowers. 

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