Iris x 'Full Eclipse' (Iridaceae)
Elegant blooms of deep, velvety purple. Fine strap-like foliage persists through winter in the Deep South, and, though leaves die back farther north, this perennial for moist areas is hardy to zone 5. Profuse flowering in summer is stunning when plants are massed.
Bloom color: deep-purple
Bloom period: late-spring
Container size: Qt.