FREE SHIPPING On All Orders Over $99
Plants by Mail orange logo
My Account
PBM Points
Gift Cards

White African Iris

25% off on this product this month!

Earn up to 95 PBM Points.

About White African Iris

The White African Iris(Fortnight Lily) is a tall grass-like perennial that produces beautiful white flowers with yellow and blue-purple markings. These will produce flowers that only last one day, but will quickly re-bloom in cycles from Spring into Fall.

With a naturally clumping growth habit, they reach 2-3′ H x 2-3′ W at maturity. Therefore, they’re extremely low-maintenance. They’re also heat and humidity tolerant once established. Use them in containers, borders, mixed garden beds, near ponds, and mass plantings.

They are perennial in USDA Zones 8 to 11 and annual outside of those zones. They’re a great addition to seasonal long-blooming annual containers.

White African Iris Care

Perennial in USDA Zones 8-11 and Annual in Zones 7 and below.

Plant in Full Sun to Part Sun for best results. Too little sunlight exposure leads to decreased bloom and foliage potential.

Water 2-3 times per week during the first growing season to ensure that it gets well-established.

The White African Iris will grow best in rich garden soil with good drainage.

This variety requires little fertilizer, however, a light application of a balanced organic fertilizer ensures that it will stay happy and healthy.

Spacing Recommendations

Space your White African Iris plants about 1-2′ apart for seamless foliage. Space them over a foot apart to leave space between each plant.

YouTube video


There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “White African Iris”

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Get $5 Off Your First Order!