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Wood Iris

Dietes flavida

Also known as

Wild Iris

Full Shade
Easy care


USDA zone


Minimum temperature


  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Wood Iris Overview

An irid with attractive leaves that is a rewarding garden plant. It has fans of long, narrow and very erect, bluish-green leaves and occasional flowers in spring and throughout summer. Each flower lasts for one day, but it is followed by other buds opening up. This is a common feature plant. ZA Distribution: Eastern Cape, KwaZulu-Natal, Mpumalanga.

Special features of Wood Iris

Drought resistant

Pot plant

Indigenous Perennials | Bees

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