Caesar's Brother Iris
Caesar's Brother Iris is virtually maintenance free. This beardless Iris blooms in late spring to mid summer while maintaining its beautiful grass-like foliage all season. It will grow up to 3' tall and 18'' to 2' wide. The blooms of Caesar's Brother Iris are a deep purple with no beard. This Iris likes to be planted in full sun.
After blooming, the mature seed pod and stem are excellent in dried arrangements. Irises are deer resistant and drought tolerant. Caesar's Brother Iris will also tolerate wet soil. Use this plant in a perennial border, massed in a perennial or landscape bed, or a cottage garden. Plant Caesar's Brother Iris next to a pond or in a Rain Garden. Caesar's Brother Iris is also a Firewise plant.
All parts of the Iris are toxic so take care where planting to keep small children or pets from eating this plant.