Louisiana Iris Black Gamecock Zone 4
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Regal dark purple flowers set this Iris apart from the rest. Black Gamecock Iris’s velvety petals look almost black and are accented by a slight orange stripe.
'Black Gamecock' thrives in well-watered gardens or naturally wet areas and is noted for its unmatched vigor. An easy choice for naturalizing along pond edges and throughout wet meadows. (Iris Louisiana)
- Flower Purple
- Bloom Time Spring
- Hardiness Zone 4
- Height 2-3 Feet
- Spread N/A
- Exposure Prefers Sun
- Where to Plant Moist Soil or Shallow Water (Up to 6 Inches Deep)
'Black Gamecock' is the most famous of the Louisiana Irises, noted for its velvety, purple-black blooms set off by slender, gold highlights.
Native to the south, its flowers measure up to 6" across and appear in spades just as summer arrives.