Strong perfume in the sunlight, with rich, royal purple flowers with speckled yellow flash. Flowers February-March. Height 11-20cm. Bulb size 5/6cm. (Bulb sizes quoted in centimetres refer to the circumference of bulbs. All bulbs are sourced from cultivated stocks.)
One of the easiest perennials to grow! Start the show with Iris reticulata, which are among the first bulbs to bloom. Combine them with later blooming irises, and you will have a beautiful display from February right through into summer.