An evergreen, rhizomatous perennial, up to 90cm tall, with pale green, leathery, narrowly-sword-shaped leaves and iris-like flowers, pale yellow with three dark brown blotches, produced in spring and summer.
African iris. Plants prefer dappled-shade to full sun where they will flower in profusion, but those of us with gardens in less gentle climates have to grow our Dietes in containers.
|Flowering Colour:||Pale yellow with brown blotches |
|Flowering Period:||Spring, Summer |
|Foliage Colour:||Pale green |