Iris sibirica 'Strawberry Fair'
Common name: Siberian Iris.
Zones 3 to 9.
Full sun to part shade.
Plants reach 29 inches tall and 18 to 24 inches wide;
Herbaceous perennial clumps will grow together to inhibit weeds.
Growth rate: Moderate.
Heavily ruffled, magenta pink falls, lavender pink standards, and a white signal blooms on rigid stems rise above a clump of arching, narrow, grass-like, linear leaves. A late bloomer, bloom season extends into mid-summer. Deadheading will not extend this variety's blooms.
American Iris Society Honorable Mention 1997
American Iris Society Award of Merit 1999
American Iris Society Morgan-Wood Medal (Best Siberian Iris) 2001