Iris sibirica 'Caesar's Brother'

Caesar's Brother Siberian Iris

Categories: Herbaceous Perennial



    • Deep purple self; yellow and white blaze with black veining. One of the oldest and but still one of the best Siberians on the market. Blooms profusely in early summer. Tall foliage remains beautiful until frost



More About Iris sibirica 'Caesar's Brother'

  • the standard of Sibirian Iris
  • a true classic

Siberian irises are haled for their elegant, delicate flowers and disease resistance. They perform admirably in the sunny to partially shady garden, but need plenty of water throughout the season to continue looking their best. In naturalized settings, they are particularly effective around water features.


Height:

26-32 in

Spread:

1-3 ft

Hardiness Zone:

3-8

Iris sibirica 'Caesar's Brother' Characteristics

Attributes

  • Specimen
  • Border
  • Cut Flower / or Foliage
  • Cottage Garden
  • Dried Flower

Critter Resistance

  • Deer Resistant

Exposure

  • Sun Tolerant
  • Part Sun/Part Shade
  • Does best in full sun

Growth Rate in the Garden

  • Rapid

Nature Attraction

  • Butterflies

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Late Spring / Early Summer

Soil Moisture Needs

  • Moist
  • Tolerates most soils

Flower Color

  • Purple
  • blue with purple

Habit

  • Upright
  • Clumping