IRIS sibirica ‘Butter and Sugar’

Siberian Iris
height: 24-36″
zone: 3
habit: erect clump

Creamy yellow and white.

Lovely flowers open in May on tall thin blades of green foliage. Useful in borders, drought tolerant.

IRIS sibirica ‘White Swirl’

Siberian Iris
height: 40″
zone: 3
habit: erect clump

White.

Lovely flowers open in May on tall thin blades of green foliage. Useful in borders, drought tolerant.

IRIS versicolor

Blue Flag Iris
height: 34-36″
zone: 2
habit: erect

Blue flowers showing from early to midsummer top the green strap-like foliage. Tolerates wet locations. Native.

IRIS sibirica ‘Caesar’s Brother’

Siberian Iris
height: 30″
zone: 3
habit: erect clump

Purple.

Lovely flowers open in May on tall thin blades of green foliage. Useful in borders, drought tolerant.

IRIS pseudacorus

Yellow Flag Iris
height: 3-4′
zone: 3
habit: upright clump

Sword-shaped leaves with light yellow flowers in late May. Excellent for pond edges, no serious pest problems. Planted in water may become a Pond Bully.

 

IRIS pallida ‘Argentea-Variegata’

Zebra Iris
height: 18-24″
zone: 4
habit: vase

Variegated bluish-green and white foliage. Fragrant, blue flowers in early summer. Thrives in well-drained soil. Gives color to the garden before and after bloom.

 

IRIS pallida ‘Aureo-Variegata’

Variegated Sweet Iris
height: 18-24″
zone: 4
habit: vase

Variegated yellow and green foliage with light blue fragrant flowers in early summer. Prefers well-drained soil. Stunning planted in mass for dramatic color.

IRIS ensata ‘Variegata’

Variegated Japanese Iris
height: 20-36″
zone: 4
habit: vase

Green and white foliage with blue-purple flowers.

Slender green blades are elegant even after the flowers bloom in June and July. Use as a tall border or streamside.

RUDBECKIA hirta ‘Irish Eyes’

Brown-Eyed Susan
height: 26-32″
zone: 5
habit: erect mound

Large, cheerful, sunny-yellow flowers have a bright green button eye surrounded by a deep golden center. An outstanding cut flower. Nice in a rustic or cottage garden.

SISYRINCHIUM angustifolium ‘Lucerne’

Blue-Eyed Grass
height: 7-10″
zone: 5
habit: small clump

Small bright blue star flowers with yellow throats are held above slender iris-like foliage. Flowers bloom in late spring and early summer. Full sun and well-drained soil is best. A great plant for edging in a rockery or alpine garden. 

SAGINA subulata

Irish Moss
height: 2-4″
zone: 4
habit: groundcover

Dense green mats with small white flowers in the summer. Use in rock gardens or among paving stones. Prefers moist, well-drained soil.

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