Oregon Iris

Iris tenax

Showy perennial plant that grows up to 1.5' tall with long narrow grass-like leaves that are pinkish-red at the base and light green above. Flowers range from pale purple to white to creamy yellow. Natives used leaves for rope making. Also called Toughleaf Iris. 

$4.00/4in container

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Plant Details

Habitat Notesmeadows, pastures
Mature Height1-2’
Shade Preference
Soil Tolerance Dry soils
Special Uses Attracts insects, bees, and butterflies; Ornamental; Deer resistant
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