Iris ensata 'Imperial Magic'

Imperial Magic Japanese Iris

Categories: Herbaceous Perennial

Imperial Magic Japanese Iris features beautiful violet flag-like flowers with white overtones and a gold blotch at the ends of the stems in early summer, which are most effective when planted in groupings. The flowers are excellent for cutting. It's sword-like leaves remains green in color throughout the season.

Imperial Magic Japanese Iris is an herbaceous perennial with tall flower stalks held atop a low mound of foliage. Its medium texture blends into the garden, but can always be balanced by a couple of finer or coarser plants for an effective composition.

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30-34 in


2-3 ft

Hardiness Zone:


Iris ensata 'Imperial Magic' Characteristics


  • Edging
  • Fragrant
  • Mass Plant
  • Specimen
  • Cut Flower / or Foliage

Critter Resistance

  • Deer Resistant
  • Rabbit Resistant


  • Sun Tolerant
  • Part Sun/Part Shade

Growth Rate in the Garden

  • Medium

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Late Spring / Early Summer

Soil Moisture Needs

  • Dry
  • Average
  • Tolerates most soils
  • Moist

Flower Color

  • Blue
  • Lavender
  • White


  • Upright
  • Spreading
  • Clumping
  • Mounding