Flower picture of this Iris variety
  • Random sample rhizomes from our iris, dwarf on the right
  • Flower picture of this Iris variety
  • Flower picture of this Iris variety

Dwarf Iris Not Guilty


(Sherry Jesberger, 2009) Dwarf Bearded Iris.


Height 12" Mid bloom season. Standards dark garnet; style arms garnet; falls velvety dark garnet center lightening to wine-claret at edges; beards orange in throat, blue tipped yellow-orange in middle, blue at end; slight spicy fragrance.

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More Information

S. Jesberger
USDA Hardiness Zone
4 through 9
Bloom Time
Late Spring
Bloom Color
Mature Height
Dwarf (under 12 inches)
Attracts Pollinators
Gardening Tips
Irises will absolutely not tolerate wet feet (too much water will cause the rhizomes to rot) and require very well-drained soil at all times of the year.