Exotic white flowers with yellow and purple-blue markings burst from stalks amid stiff, iris-like evergreen foliage. This is a profuse bloomer whose blooms last only one day but are quickly replaced. Full to partial sun. Moderate grower 2 to 3 feet tall with 3- to 4-foot-wide clumps. Seed grown.
Hardy in zones 9-11.
In cooler regions makes an excellent patio plant. Keep outside in the summer and indoors in the winter.
Proper name: Moraea iridioides.