OTHER: IRIS RED VELVET ELVIS
LATIN NAME: ILLICIUM PARVIFLORUM 'FOREST GREEN'
This iris is also known as a Louisiana Iris. It has gorgeous deep red-purple flowers that grow above green, sword-like foliage during late spring and early summer. It reaches 3 feet tall and 1-2 feet wide.
Amount of Sunlight: Full to partial shade
Amount of Water: Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
Soil Conditions: well-drained soil, rich in organic matter
Cold Hardiness Zone: 6-12
Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Provide well-drained soil, rich in organic matter.