Iris versicolor 'Dark Aura'
More About Iris versicolor 'Dark Aura'
- AKA Iris x robusta 'Dark Aura', Iris virginica 'DeLuxe'
- Black-purple flushed new foliage growth
- Foliage takes on two tones as the top halves turn to green
- Jet-black scapes hold violet-blue flowers
- Bloom Time: Late spring
Dark Aura Iris Growing and Maintenance Tips
They grow well in moist soil and can even grow in 4-5 cm of water, but will also perform elsewhere in the garden as long as the soil isn't too dry. A great choice for perennial borders and mixed arrangements near the edge of a pond, stream or other water features.
Iris versicolor 'Dark Aura' Characteristics
Moist to Average
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