Iris louisiana ‘Black Gamecock’


Iris louisiana ‘Black Gamecock’ is a marsh iris with large, dark purple flowers

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Additional information

Main characteristics

Iris louisiana 'Black Gamecock' is a marsh iris with very eye-catching dark purple flowers 12 cm in diameter. The leaves are smooth, sword-shaped and green in colour

Vegetative cycle

Marsh irises end their vegetative cycle in summer, turning more yellow, but regain vigour in autumn, remaining green throughout the winter until spring

Flowering period

Flowering lasts 2 weeks between May and June

Planting depth

Marsh iris to be grown in a water depth of 0/-5 cm

Plant height

Up to 60 cm

Soil to use

Field soil with 2/3 tablets of Osmocote fertilizer near the rhizome


Full direct sun for at least 6 hours in the middle hours of the day

PH tolerated

Acidic, neutral or slightly basic (alkaline): 6 to 7.5

Frost Resistance

Yes, it withstands very cold temperatures


Native species of Louisiana and adjoining regions in the United States

Shipped plant

In temporary 9×9 basket

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