Iris ensata (Japanese Iris)
Iris ensata 'Dinner Plate™ Ice Cream'
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Iris ensata 'Dinner Plate™ Ice Cream'

Japanese Iris

Plant Type: Perennials

NEW FOR 2020

Showy 8" wide periwinkle-blue flowers with white edges appear in late spring, pleasantly fragrant.

  • Tall clump-forming plants
  • Prefers moist soils
  • Can be grown near water's edge
Item # Pack Size  
4546930 25 #1 Div. Please Login for Pricing


32 in




Iris Ensata ( Japanese Iris )

Tall clump-forming plants that prefer moist soil. Plants produce huge flat crepe paper-like flowers. Grow in acidic boggy soil near the water's edge.

Iris Siberica ( Siberian Iris )

Tall clumping Iris with narrow upright foliage. Plants grow best in moist acidic soil but also tolerates drier soil. Generally pest free. Blooms early summer. Excellent for vertical effect in the landscape.

Iris Germanica ( Tall Bearded Iris )

Wonderful spring blooming perennials in a wide assortment of colors. Plants prefer slightly alkaline soil. Plant rhizomes near the soil surface. Drought tolerant. Our plugs have multiple eyes and will finish gallons quickly.

  • Ship mid-March = Early May bloom
  • Ship mid-April = Memorial Day bloom
  • Ship early May = June bloom

Characteristics & Attributes


Sun Tolerant

Soil Moisture Needs

Moist Soil

Nature Attraction


Critter Resistance

Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant


Good Cut Flower / Foliage

Season of Interest (Flowering)

Late Spring / Early Summer
Early Spring