Joy Creek Nursery

041-014D4   Iris louisiana 'Black Gamecock'     ( Louisiana Iris )

Iris louisiana 'Black Gamecock'
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This water-loving iris has six-inch, purple black, velvety flowers with a golden blaze on the petals. Looking down on the flower you can see its elegant triangular shape. Although this is happy in ordinary garden soil, it is a plant that can handle wet sites. Iris l. `Black Gamecock' is spreading but is easily down-sized.

Early summer.  3 ft. x spreading

Dark Purple flowers

Sun     Zones 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9

20300 NW Watson Road  Scappoose, OR 97056
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